If we talk about well known and popular sports events in London then we should mention FA Cup. Every year, FA Cup held in London. Every year, thousands of tourists visit London just for attending FA Cup.
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History Of FA Cup
If we talk about the history of FA Cup then we can say that it is the oldest and longest running football competition in the whole world. We would like to mention that few years back FA Cup finals were held different events like Fallowfield Stadium. During the period from 1923 to 2003, the final of FA Cup was held at Wembley Stadium. From the period of 2001 to 2005, the final of FA Cup was moved to Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. In the year of 1993, the Football Association then decided that all future finals will be decided on the day. We would like to mention that Football League War Cup is not considered to be a part of FA Cup Competition. Today, FA Cup final is one of the biggest and well known events for sports lovers. FA Cup Final is also known as Cup Final. According to survey that in 2007, with an official attendance of almost 89, 826 the FA Cup Final becomes the fourth best club championship event in the whole world.
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Like previous years, this year as well FA Cup final will be held in London on 17th May 2014, The final match of FA Cup will be held between Arsenal and Hull. According to the General Secretary of FA named Alex Home said that:
“We’re well aware that fans and media have been calling for The FA Cup Final to have a day to itself and we’re delighted that this is going to happen for 2014. It’s the first time we’ve managed to get the FA Cup Final a stand-alone date since Chelsea v Portsmouth in 2010 but there have been various reasons for that, not least the two UEFA Champions League Finals at Wembley Stadium which have been fantastic occasions and required huge resources and a massive build up time behind the scenes.”
When And Where Of FA Cup Final in London
After discussing the important details of FA Cup Final, now the question is that when and where this football final will be held? Well the details are given below.
Date And Time: 17th May 2014 at 5:00 pm
Venue: Wembley Sadium, Olympic Way, London
Teams: Arsenal and Hull
So, if you want to attend and enjoy international football final match then visit Wembley Stadium on 17th May 2014.
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