Champions League football is one of the most followed continental tournaments with a wide fan base and die-hard followers all over the world. It’s a dream these days for football fans to catch a scintillating game of football, featuring the very best of European teams in famous grounds, amidst a highly-animated crowd.
The Champions League 2016-17 tournament has now entered the business end – the Quarterfinals, also known as the ‘round of eight’. Only 8 teams remain from the starting lot of 32 teams. The defending champions – Real Madrid, have booked their place, so have the hot favourites Bayern Munich, with a sensational (10-2) aggregate win over Arsenal. Then there is the “Old Lady of Turin” Juventus, the Catalan Giants Barcelona, and the dark horses – Atletico and Dortmund, in the mix as well.
Champions League Final - Cardiff, Wales on 3rd June 2017!
All these exciting teams will battle it out in the quarters and semis until the final two teams are left. The final two teams will then head to Cardiff, Wales, on 3rd June 2017. The battleground will be the famous Millennium Stadium, the national stadium of Wales, also known as the Principality Stadium, following the selling of naming rights. This iconic stadium has hosted several key sporting events like the 1999 Rugby World Cup, FA Cup Finals, and several high-profile music concerts like the Tsunami Relief Concert. The stadium has a capacity to host 74,500 supporters during a special night, such as the Champions League Finals 2016-17.
Why You Should Visit Champions League Final 2016-17?
The Champions League is the ultimate prestigious competition that has shaped European football into a globally viable and commercial model, with plenty of fanfare and success. Clubs playing in this prestigious tournament are elites in the football world with a dedicated support base, world-class modern stadiums, and some of the biggest football icons like Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. The final two teams must battle rock-solid teams filled with exciting football talents and managed by the best tactical geniuses, to reach the finals. Therefore, the Champions League finals are epic in proportion.
Champions League Final is all about history and special moments! Here are some of the best moments…
- Liverpool’s 2005 Champions League win in Istanbul after turning a 3-0 deficit against high-flying AC Milan.
- In 2010, Inter Milan managed by Jose Mourinho, defeated Bayern, with an effective counter attacking strategy.
- Chelsea’s epic penalty shootout win over Bayern in 2011.
- Bayern’s eventual CL victory over archrival Borussia Dortmund, in 2013.
- Real Madrid’s historic La Decima, beating next door neighbours Atletico, in 2014.
Be part of the Champions League Final 2016-17 and witness the history in the making! Support your favourite team and stars and have a time of your life with die-hard football fans in Cardiff Wales!
Remember the date – 3rd June 2017, Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium!
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