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Summary

  1. Chelsea take on Arsenal in all-English Europa League final
  2. Speculation it could be Blues boss Sarri's final game in charge
  3. Gunners boss Emery going for fourth Europa League title since 2014
  4. Travel issues as fans struggle to fly to Azerbaijan - 2,500 miles from home
  5. Kick-off - 20:00 BST
  6. Get involved: #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only)

Live Reporting

By Laura Savvas

All times stated are UK

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  1. Post update

    Right then, you've put up with me for long enough!

    It's time to part ways - until tomorrow morning at least!

    Head back here later tonight for our build-up to the Europa League final.

    I'll see you bright and early from 07:00 BST for reaction to tonight's match!

    Enjoy your evening!

  2. Get Involved - Where in the world will you be watching?

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    Lanre Adebayo: I will be watching from Melbourne Australia, 5am, come on you gonners.Arsenal4life #bbcfootball

    Shivam Manghnani: Lagos, Nigeria. As a Chelsea fan I'm more curious as to how Sarri makes a mockery of himself again. He's like a petulant child. Stormed off in the league cup final and during training yesterday. #bbcfootball

    Danny V: I didn't make the trek to Azerbaijan as it would've been a real nightmare trying to get there and Baku.

    Owelle: Will be cheering my club Chelsea for tonight's game from Crush Cafè, Abuja, Nigeria.#bbcfootball

  3. Get Involved - Where in the world will you be watching?

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    Tweet
  4. Get Involved

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    SMS Message: To Adrian congrats but surely there is time to get home for a main event of your day now? Hope all are well. from Drew, Arbroath
    Drew, Arbroath
  5. Stat attack

    Chelsea v Arsenal (20:00 BST)

    Arsenal vs Chelsea will be the first fixture to played in the FA Cup final, League Cup final and a major European final.

  6. Get Involved - Where in the world will you be watching?

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    Twitter
  7. Can you name the 12 players to score past Cech in 2004-05?

    Chelsea v Arsenal (20:00 BST)

    Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech is retiring after the club's Europa League final against his former club Chelsea in Baku on 29 May.

    The 37-year-old Czech was instrumental in helping the Blues win a first top-flight title for 50 years in 2004-05, conceding only 13 goals in his debut season in England.

    But can you name the 12 players who scored past Cech that year?

    You've got three minutes. Head here!

    Petr Cech
  8. Get Involved - Where in the world will you be watching?

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    Rezaa Sait: #bbcfootball Watching all the way from South Africa. Arsenal playing in their home kit is a bonus having lost their previous 2 finals in their away kits!

    John Lennon: #bbcfootball I'll be watching from Benidorm. LFC fan living in Scotland only booked it 2 weeks ago just to watch the CL final cos English footy is dire in Scotland for atmosphere. The Europa League final is a bonus so will catch that too.

  9. Stat attack

    Chelsea v Arsenal (20:00 BST)

    Arsenal's last eight Europa League goals have been scored by either Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (4) or Alexandre Lacazette (4).

  10. Hazard finally on the move?

    Real Madrid believe they have agreed a £115m deal with Chelsea to buy 28-year-old Belgium forward Eden Hazard.

    This and more of today's gossip is here.

    Eden Hazard
  11. Get Involved - Where in the world will you be watching?

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    Jonathan Lambert: I will be cheering #Arsenal in San Jose, Costa Rica with a group of huge Arsenal fans #bbcfootball

    Daniel Gunner: @BBCSport I’ll be watching in my hotel room in the Florida Keys, 36 degrees centigrade wife will take the children to the pool so I get a couple of hours to concentrate on the game. Arsenal will have too much for Chelsea today... #bbcfootball

    Florida is my favourite place in the world... I am very, very jealous right now David!

  12. Stat attack

    This is the 198th meeting in all competitions between Arsenal and Chelsea but only the third in European competition - they met in the 2003-04 Champions League quarter-final, with the Blues progressing 3-2 on aggregate.

  13. Post update

    This is the latest news...

    Babies tweet

    CONGRATULATIONS! Nothing like a bit of good news is there?

  14. Post update

    Earlier today, Adrian tweeted me on #bbcfootball to say his wife was giving birth to twins today...

    View more on twitter
  15. Who's That?! Europa League Final Edition

    As Chelsea take on Arsenal in the final of this season's Europa League in Baku, we want to test your knowledge of player profiles!

    Can you work out which Chelsea or Arsenal player from this year's UEFA Europa League has been removed from these pictures?

    Head here to try it out.

    Who's That?! Europa League Final Edition
  16. Stat attack

    Chelsea v Arsenal (20:00 BST)

    Chelsea have won four of their five major European finals (2x Cup Winners' Cup/1x Champions League/1x Europa League). Among English teams, only Man Utd (5) and Liverpool (8) have won more major European finals.

  17. Get Involved - Where in the world will you be watching?

    #bbcfootball or text 81111 (UK only, names on texts please)

    Iain: Massive support, here in Brazil, for #Arsenal. With fan meet ups organised for lots of the major cities here....thanks to the hard work of @Arsenal_Brasil ... Still, Ill be watching at home in Umuarama, Paraná with a Rangers supporting, Scotsman! #bbcfootball

    Matt Harper: Tuning in on my phone all the way from South Korea....late night but hopefully worth it!! #bbcfootball

    SMS Message: I'm hoping to make the 25 minute journey home from work at 6 in time for kick off at 8. It has been known to take up to 45 minutes before so it's going to be nail biting stuff before the game even starts!! from Will, Arsenal fan in Hungerford
    Will, Arsenal fan in Hungerford
  18. Stat attack

    Chelsea v Arsenal (20:00 BST)

    The two previous Italians to manage an English club in a major European final have managed Chelsea to victory - Gianluca Vialli in the 1998 Cup Winners' Cup final and Roberto Di Matteo in the 2012 Champions League final.