In the wake of Monday’s horrific terrorist attack in Manchester, the FA have released a statement with regard to security measures for Saturday’s cup final.
Arsenal face Chelsea at Wembley, and the authorities have announced that there will heightened security checks, and have encouraged fans to get to the stadium with time to spare and to avoid possible delays.
More armed police will be in place inside and outside the ground.
The statement reads:
“Fan safety is of paramount importance and we have robust security measures in place at Wembley Stadium.
“In collaboration with the Metropolitan Police and the local authorities there will be an enhanced security operation for all upcoming events.
“All supporters are encouraged to arrive for events at Wembley Stadium as early as possible for security checks and to avoid any delays in entering the stadium.”
So, definitely something for those attending to be aware of.