Chelsea and Manchester City have a rich cup history. The Blues first faced off against one another in this competition the 1915-15 FA Cup when Chelsea won 1-0. The two sides will face off on Sunday once again, the third meeting in four season between the teams in this the oldest cup competition in world football.
In both the 2012-12 season and 2013-14 season Chelsea was eliminated from the FA Cup by Manchester City. In April 2013 at Wembley, Samir Nasri and Sergio Aguero booked goals to give the Citizens a trip to the Final against Wigan Athletic with a 2-1 win. Costel Pantilimon came up big with several saves in the match.
In 2013-14 Manchester City eliminated Chelsea in the FA Cup 5th Round (this same stage) when Stevan Jovetic and Samir Nasri recorded goals in a 2-0 win at the Etihad.
Ironically, both season Manchester City was eliminated in the next round by Wigan.
Highlights from both matches below: