Liverpool Community Shield opponents confirmed after FA Cup final result between Chelsea and Arsenal


Liverpool will face Arsenal in the Community Shield final at Wembley on August 29.Arsenal lifted the FA Cup after beating Chelsea 2-1 tonight and reserved their place in the English football curtain raiser against the Premier League champions.

Manchester City currently hold the Community Shield and it will be the first time since 2017 that they have not appeared in the final.

Subscribe to the daily Liverpool ECHO Liverpool newsletter HERE

Liverpool played for City in the 2019 edition after finishing second in the Premier League because Pep Guardiola guided his side in both the Premier League and the FA Cup.

Liverpool have lifted the Community Shield 15 times and last won the title in 2006 after beating Chelsea 2-1 thanks to goals from John Arne Riise and Peter Crouch.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here