Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has displayed his class by applauding Arsenal after Saturday’s triumph over Chelsea.

The Gunners defied the odds against the newly crowned Premier League champions as goals from Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey secured a 2-1 victory.

It was a memorable day at Wembley which saw Arsenal become the most successful club in football’s oldest domestic competition.

And in a post on his personal blog, Mata put any rivalries aside to congratulate Arsene Wenger’s men on their latest piece of silverware.

“Congratulations to Arsenal for winning the FA Cup, the last title of the season in England, after defeating Chelsea in a final with a very high pace.” the Spaniard wrote

“This is a very nice competition, we won it last season and I hope that, in one year, we can have the chance to fight for it until the last game.”

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