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English definition of “the FA Cup”

the FA Cup

noun [S]     /ˌef.eɪˈkʌp/
a competition for teams that belong to the Football Association in England , or the silver cup that is given as a prize in this competition : Manchester United are hoping to win the FA Cup this year . It's the FA Cup final next week . last season's FA Cup finalists Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sportsSpecific sporting events
(Definition of the FA Cup noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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