Arsenal are set for a huge conclusion to a tough season as they face Chelsea in Saturday’s FA Cup final.
The Gunners are looking to salvage major silverware and Europa League qualification from a below-par season which saw them finish eighth in the Premier League.
Mikel Arteta’s side will face a tough test against a Chelsea side who booked their Champions League spot under Frank Lampard on the final day.
With just a few days left to prepare, Arsenal were put through their paces at their London Colney base on Wednesday ahead of the big showdown at Wembley.
Here’s five things we noticed from a crucial session for Arteta’s men.
He has regularly brought academy prospects up to train with the big boys with several names featuring in recent weeks.
Matt Smith, named on the bench in the FA Cup semi-final, has been a regular and was again seen amongst the squad as they prepare for the final.