WATCH: Riyad Mahrez scores stunning solo goal for Manchester City at Wembley

Riyad Mahrez appluads the Manchester City fans at Wembley after their 3-0 win over Sheffield United in the FA Cup semi-finals in April 2023.
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Riyad Mahrez made history with his hat-trick for Manchester City at Wembley on Saturday – and the Algerian's second goal against Sheffield United in the team's FA Cup semi-final was very special indeed.

Mahrez became the first player to score a hat-trick at Wembley in an FA Cup semi-final and the first to do so in the last four of the competition at all since 1958.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.