Getting your back garden lawn to look like Wembley is just like “growing a beard” said pitch guru Richard Hayden.

He said you need to care for grass like you'd care for a beard.

He said it needs to be treated properly and cut regularly to keep it in good shape.

Here are his other tips.

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But he joked: “My own lawn isn't great.

“When I'm home it's a bit like a busman's holiday.

“If my girlfriend heard I would be giving advice on lawns at home I wouldn't hear the end of it!”