Arsenal have not lost in the FA Cup since losing to Blackburn in the fifth round in 2013. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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FA Cup holders Arsenal, who have lifted the trophy a record 12 times, begin their bid Saturday to become only the third club in history and the first in 130 years to win it three years running. The Gunners, top of the Premier League, have not lost in the FA Cup since defeat by Blackburn in the fifth round in 2013 and they will seek to preserve that record against Sunderland at the Emirates.Arsenal have only lost once to Sunderland in their last 22 meetings, in an FA Cup fifth-round tie in 2012 .Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce said this week, however, that he would be forced to change his struggling team, accusing the Premier League of devaluing the FA Cup by scheduling league fixtures next week.
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