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Chelsea striker Giroud admits catching out Man Utd keeper De Gea

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud admits he caught out David De Gea for his goal in their FA Cup semifinal victory over Manchester United.

Giroud's effort was was one of his classic near-post finishes from close range.

"I try to stay in front of my defender and Azpi had time to cross the ball well and I like to take it with the outside of the left," he said.

"I was a bit lucky in the end because it was a bit on David De Gea, it was so close, but it went quick and I think that is why he didn't save it.

"We were very committed to work altogether and we have seen it on the pitch, we have been good in finishing also so it was a good afternoon for us."

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