"It is the trophy that has eluded them in the 10 years since Sheikh Mansour bought the club in 2008 and, ultimately, winning it is what Guardiola was hired for".
We now sit 13 points clear of second-placed Manchester United with a game in hand on our cross-town rivals.
Striker Sergio Aguero opened the scoring in the 3-0 win at Wembley to take his tally to 30 goals in 35 appearances across all competitions this season and Guardiola has hailed the Argentina worldwide as one of the best in the world.
Arsenal are now in sixth place, 27 points behind the Sky Blues at the summit of the league. "You never feel satisfaction and I'm sure even today [Monday] we'll be back at it and focusing on the next game".
Mesut Ozil was also handed the most lucrative contract in the club's history to prevent the German World Cup victor following Alexis Sanchez out of the club in January.
"Of course I'm going to write a letter, explain my position", he said.
"If they get top four, if they have a good run in the Champions League and in the FA Cup, then it's a good season".
"My job is to focus on performing and it's for other people to judge me", he said. We got to the final and you don't get there by coincidence, you have to fight to get there and we did. "The potential for this club is unbelievable and the way we play is probably one of the best in the world".
"I think that many supporters would say if asked, that Ancelotti would be the stand-out candidate in the event that the current manager steps down", she said.
After travelling to sixth-placed Arsenal, City host champions Chelsea in the league on Sunday followed by the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie against Basel. This was the first final and we won it.