Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

Britain's Prince William, third from left, stands next to wreaths laid on the side of the pitch, as a tribute to the victims of the Manchester bomb attack, before the during the English FA Cup final soccer match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Wembley stadium in London, Saturday, May 27, 2017.

Arsene Wenger says his future as Arsenal manager will become clearer following a board meeting on Tuesday.

And maybe his last night managing an Arsenal team?

"We're not going to miss a game like this", Barrass said.

Wenger, who failed to finish in the top four for the first time since taking charge in 1996, celebrated with his players in front of the massed red ranks of Arsenal fans at the end.

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Exeter have not won at Twickenham in six previous visits. "We were happy how we came back into the game", he said. The Chiefs will arrive, however, in a much different mood to that of 12 months ago.

"It is between [Conte] and me [what he said]", Fabregas told reporters after the final. Still, with a contract expiring in the summer, Saturday could be the last time Wenger roams the sideline for Arsenal.

Wenger was ebullient about his side whose vibrant performance to outplay the Premier League champions he described as one of the proudest moments of his long career.

"It has been a great season", Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said. "Hopefully he will be here next season". "We know this team has suffered".

"But we would prefer to win the Premier League to the FA Cup, so it is still a good season".

But the season has ended with a run of six victories in May after Wenger adopted the three-man defense that has served Conte so well, until now.

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"Each president gripped the other's hand with considerable intensity, their knuckles turning white and their jaws clenching and faces tightening".

Confusion reigned as the goal was initially disallowed but after consulting with his assistant Gary Bewsick who had raised his flag, referee Anthony Taylor awarded the goal. "They showed strength and unity and played spectacular football today".

Victor Moses was sent off in the second half after picking up a yellow card for diving, just minutes before Diego Costa equalised.

The Arsenal pressure was relentless, but they could not find a second goal.

"Maybe now we're a bit sad, but we shouldn't forget the incredible season we've had being (Premier League) champions", Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois said.

Yet back in the bowels of the stadium, where questions quickly turned to his future, he kept his cards close to his chest, refusing to offer any real clues as to whether the FA Cup victory represented a glorious farewell or the springboard for future success under his command.

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Rain chances are expected to persist through the afternoon but once the front passes the severe weather risk will decrease. Heading into the holiday weekend , temperatures are warming but showers and possible thunderstorms threaten holiday plans.

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