Liverpool and Real Madrid are going to meet on 28 May 2022 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis. The Champions League Final will be played in front of a full attendance, after the pandemic years.
About the match: The final was awarded to Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg, but after the russian invasion of Ukraine, Uefa meet and decide to move the final match of the competion in Paris, France. Clément Turpin was named as the referee for the final.
Contenders: Liverpool are at the 9th final, with six victory in Champions League and the last one in 2019 vs Tottenham.
They get to the final after beating Inter Milan at Round of 16, Benfica in Quarterfinal and Villareal in Semi-final. The english team, which is trained by Jurgen Klopp, are looking for achive another european trophy, reaching Ac Milan at seven cup won.
Real Madrid: are the most successfull team of the competition with the record of 13 titles achieved. They get to the Paris final through beating Paris Saint Germain, Chelsea and Guardiola team, Manchester City. Last success was in 2018, where Benzema and Bale scored and gave Blancos the cup.
Key players: French player of Real Madrid, Karim Benzema shows again that is one of the best stricker in Europe right now. He scored 15 goals in this season competition, helping his team with three in the comeback against Paris Saint Germain.
The egyptian Mohamed Salah surely is the key player for Liverpool and one of the great into the pitch, right now.