BREAKING: Again Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties, win FA Cup trophy
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side defeated Chelsea on penalties to win the FA Cup for the second time.
The FA Cup final on Saturday was a rematch of the Carabao Cup final, which Liverpool also won on penalties earlier in February.
The Reds have already won their second domestic prize of the season, defeating Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea.
Chelsea's Marcos Alonso and Christian Pulisic came close to scoring, while Liverpool's Luis Diaz and Andy Robertson also came close to scoring.
Cesar Azpilicueta and Mason Mount both missed penalty kicks, but Kostas Tsimikas scored the game-winning penalty.
Sadio Mane had the chance to clinch the trophy for Liverpool after Azpilicueta’s effort hit the post, but he was denied by his Senegal teammate Edouard Mendy.
With the win, the Reds have kept the chances of winning the quadruple this season alive.
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