FA Cup Final

Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium is due to host the 132 nd FA Cup final on 11 May between Manchester City and Wigan. The FA Cup is the oldest domestic football competition.

90,000 Manchester City and Wigan fans will pack the UK's home of football to watch the cup final. The all premiership club final will kick off at 17.15.

Check the Wembley Stadium weather forecast if you are heading to this year's final. 

The FA Cup final teams

Man City reached the FA Cup final by beating last year's FA Cup winning team Chelsea 2-1 in their semi-final. The last time Manchester City won the FA Cup final was in 2011, beating Stoke City.

Wigan made it through to the FA Cup final by beating Championship side Millwall 2-0 in their semi-final at Wembley Stadium on the 13 April. This is the first time in the club's 81-year history that they have made it through to the FA Cup final.

Fans and players alike will be hoping for a warm, dry day with a light breeze. This will make for good playing conditions and a fine final day for spectators.

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11 May - Will the weather have an impact on this year's FA cup final at Wembley.

Weather at Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium facilities director Greg Gillin talks about how weather can affect the stadium and how they prepare for the events at the ground.

Wembley Stadium Weather Wembley Stadium Weather (PDF, 118 kB)

For further information about the venue, visit the  Wembley Stadium official website.

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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