Sports Correspondent Simon O'Rourke was at Wembley with Sunderland fans for ITV News Tyne Tees.
Thousands of fans have travelled to Wembley. The Black Cats are the underdogs - but this is Sunderland, and anything could happen.
Cup Final fever has been sweeping across Sunderland as fans and the club head to Wembley hoping to achieve a historic victory once more.
The former Newcastle United player Nile Ranger has been cleared of raping a woman in a hotel room.
The 22-year-old striker, who now plays for Swindon Town, always denied the accusation and said he had consensual sex with her after going out drinking together. A jury at Newcastle Crown Court returned the not guilty verdict this afternoon after a week-long trial.
Former Newcastle United player Nile Ranger has been found not guilty of rape after a hearing at Newcastle Crown Court.
Middlesbrough football club has appointed Craig Hignett as assistant head coach to Aitor Karanka.
Hignett has left his position at Hartlepool United, where he has been doing the same job for Colin Cooper.
He returns to Middlesbrough, a team he once played for, just ten months after he left his post as a youth coach at the club. During his career, he made 194 appearances for Boro - scoring 48 goals.
The judge is summing up in the trial of former Newcastle United footballer Nile Ranger, who is accused of rape.
It is alleged the 22 year old raped a woman in January of 2013 in a hotel room in Newcastle.
He denies the charge.
The judge told jurors at the city's Crown Court to approach the case dispassionately and that "neither prejudice nor sympathy should play any part in their deliberations."
The trial continues.
Newcastle United's Premier League match against Everton at St James' Park has been re-arranged for Tuesday 25 March, kick-off 7:45pm. The game will not be televised.
This is Alex Snaith, his grandmother contacted ITV News Tyne Tees to tell us that Fabio Borini gave him his pre-match training top, just before kick-off at Wembley. Quite a keepsake!
The Football Association have charged Alan Pardew with improper conduct after he headbutted Hull's David Meyler.
The Newcastle boss has until 6pm on Thursday 6 March to submit a response.
You can see the FA's statement here.
Freddy Shepherd has told ITV News Tyne Tees that the controversy surrounding Alan Pardew's headbutt of Hull's David Meyler will follow him for the rest of his life.
Speaking about the incident, the former Newcastle United owner said: "He has got that for the rest of his life. That will be on his back for the rest of his life."
In the interview, Freddy Shepherd also made it clear that he does not want to see Alan Pardew lose his job.
The Sunderland manager Gus Poyet has said that the level of support from the fans could prove vital in his team's bid to maintain their Premier League status.
"The connection between the team and the fans is getting stronger and stronger and that will help us to stay up", he said.
His comments come after tens of thousands of Sunderland fans travelled to Wembley to watch their team in the League Cup Final. It would have been the club's first major trophy since 1973 but on the day they lost 3-1 to Manchester City.
Alan Pardew has apologised to Newcastle fans after he headbutted Hull City's David Meyler on Saturday.
He also apologised to Meyler and "everyone at Hull".