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Previous visits to Wembley by the Mackems in 2014 and 2019 have seen tens of thousands of fans drinking and singing in the streets.
But the Metropolitan Police Football United has warned Sunderland fans - and those following their opponents Wycombe - that street drinking won't be permitted this weekend after Westminster Council took action to prevent it.
They tweeted: 'A warm welcome to travelling Sunderland and Wycombe supporters for this weekend.
'Please be aware that due to the Public Space Protection Order street drinking is prohibited in all of Westminster.
'There are lots of licensed premises to enjoy a drink. Good luck to both teams.'
Sunderland fans have been warned they won't be able to drink in the street as the authorities attempt to avoid a repeat of their