UEFA asked Atletico Madrid to the possibility of organizing Champions League final
The mayor of Madrid, Jose Luis Martinez Almeida; acknowledged this Monday in an interview on 13tv that Madrid could be the venue for the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League final. “It would be great news for the city of Madrid. Taking an international event like the Champions League final is very important; but also in these circumstances, precisely what it would show is Madrid’s ability to redo the very dramatic situation in a very short time. that we have gone through, “explained the mayor of Madrid.
It would be a message to the world that Madrid, despite the drama we have experienced, is not giving up and is back
Currently, the future of continental competition is a mystery. With European leagues practically with return dates in full, the world’s biggest club tournament awaits his return in August. Of course, such a decision will not come until June 17 and the doubts about Istanbul have multiplied. Madrid appears there, among other options such as Lisbon or Munich.
“I know that there are steps in this regard. And from the City Council, I want to show total and absolute support for this Champions League final to be played in the Madrid final. Adequate security conditions exist; we have the infrastructure and public services that allow us to welcome it; and it would be a message to the world that Madrid, despite the drama we have experienced, is not giving up and is back, ” added Almeida.
The Champions League stopped in March due to the crisis of COVID 19 with four second-round matches; without dispute and with PSG, Atletico, Leipzig, and Atalanta as classified; and now Madrid could once again be the epicenter of continental football hosting its final; as already did the Metropolitan last year..