The moment has arrived, the decision has been taken, and the name has been announced.
The “middle-man” for this years FA cup final between Arsenal and Aston Villa is Jon Moss.
The 44-year-old from Sunderland in the northeast of England will take charge of his first FA cup final at Wembley stadium in London, England on the 30th May this year.
To all referees out there I’m sure I don’t have to tell you that feeling when your name is announced at being in charge of the cup final, regardless of what level of competition it is. It’s just the most fantastic feeling.
Now here’s the “down-side” to this announcement.