Chelsea midfielder Mata loves Wembley

Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata admits he loves Wembley. Chelsea face Manchester City at Wembley for the FA Cup semifinal this weekend.

Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata admits he loves Wembley.

Chelsea face Manchester City at Wembley for the FA Cup semifinal this weekend.

Mata told The Sun: "In my first season in England I won my first trophy with Chelsea there — the FA Cup — so it is a very special venue for me.

"But even when I was playing in Spain I realised that Wembley was one of the most important football stadiums in the world because of all its history staging the big matches and so many finals.

"Then, after I came to England, I experienced what it was like to actually play there.

"My first match there was for Spain against England last season and then with Chelsea I really enjoyed the semi-finals and final of last year's FA Cup."

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