From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2020–21 UEFA Champions League is the 66th season of Europe's premier club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 29th season since it was renamed from the European Champion Clubs' Cup to the UEFA Champions League. The final will be played at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey.
- Qualifying:, 8 August 2020 – 30 September 2020, Competition proper:, 20 October 2020 – 29 May 2021
- 289 (3.01 per match)
- Competition proper: 32, Total: 79 (from 54 associations)
The 2019–20 UEFA Champions League was the 65th season of Europe's premier club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 28th season since it was renamed from the European Champion Clubs' Cup to the UEFA Champions League.
- Road to the final
The 2020 UEFA Champions League Final was the final match of the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League, the 65th season of Europe's premier club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 28th season since it was renamed from the European Champion Clubs' Cup to the UEFA Champions League. It was played on 23 August 2020 at the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal, between French club Paris Saint-Germain, in their first European Cup final, and German club Bayern Munich. The match was held behind...
The final was originally scheduled to be played at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey, on 30 May 2020. However, UEFA announced on 23 March 2020 that the final was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On 17 June 2020, the UEFA Executive Committee chose to relocate the final to Lisbon as part of a "final-eight tournament" consisting of single-match knockout ties played in two stadiums across the city. The match was the first European Cup/Champions League final to be played on ...
As with the 2010 and 2015 finals, both teams were seeking a win to secure the continental treble. Paris Saint-Germain reached their first European Cup/Champions League final, becoming the fifth finalist representing France and the 41st overall. They entered the final having played 110 prior matches in the European Cup and Champions League, the most for a final debutant, surpassing Arsenal's record of 90 matches prior to their final debut in 2006. The match was the seventh final to feature a Fren
Paris Saint-Germain qualified for the Champions League group stage by winning the 2018–19 Ligue 1 season, their sixth title in seven seasons and eighth overall French title. In the group stage, they were drawn into Group A alongside Real Madrid of Spain, record winners of ...
Bayern Munich qualified directly for the group stage of the Champions League by winning the 2018–19 Bundesliga, their 7th consecutive and 29th overall German title. In the group stage, they were drawn into Group B alongside Tottenham Hotspur of England, runners-up of the ...
The original identity of the 2020 UEFA Champions League Final was unveiled at the group stage draw on 29 August 2019.
The ambassador for the original Istanbul final was former Turkish international Hamit Altıntop, who finished as runner-up in the 2009–10 UEFA Champions League with Bayern Munich as well as winning the 2003 and 2004 UEFA Intertoto Cups with Schalke 04.
On 20 August 2020, UEFA named Italian Daniele Orsato as the referee for the final. Orsato had been a FIFA referee since 2010, and was previously the fourth official in the 2019 UEFA Europa League Final. He was also an assistant video assistant referee in the 2018 FIFA World Cup F
Access list for 2018–19 to 2020–21 UEFA Champions League Teams entering in this round Teams advancing from the previous round Preliminary round (4 teams) 4 champions from associations 52–55; First qualifying round (34 teams) 33 champions from associations 18–51 (except Liechtenstein) 1 winner from the preliminary round; Second ...
People also ask
What is Europa League?
What is the Euro Champions League?
Who are the Champions League?
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2020 UEFA Champions League Final will be the final match of the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League, the 65th season of Europe's premier club football tournament by UEFA, and the 28th season since it was renamed from the European Champion Clubs' Cup to the UEFA Champions League.
The 2020–21 UEFA Champions League group stage began on 20 October 2020 and ended on 9 December 2020. A total of 32 teams competed in the group stage to decide the 16 places in the knockout phase of the 2020–21 UEFA Champions League. Krasnodar, Midtjylland, İstanbul Başakşehir and Rennes made their debut appearances in the group stage.
In each group, teams played against each other home-and-away in a round-robin format. The group winners and runners-up advanced to the round of 16, while the third-placed teams entered the Europa League round of 32.
The matchdays were 20–21 October, 27–28 October, 3–4 November, 24–25 November, 1–2 December, and 8–9 December 2020. The scheduled kickoff times were 21:00 CET/CEST, with two matches on each Tuesday and Wednesday scheduled for 18:55 CET/CEST. Times were CET/CEST, as listed by UEFA.
- Association team allocation
- Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic
- Knockout phase
The 2020–21 UEFA Women's Champions League is the 20th edition of the European women's club football championship organised by UEFA, and the 12th edition since being rebranded as the UEFA Women's Champions League. The final will be held at the Gamla Ullevi in Gothenburg, Sweden. The winners of the 2020–21 UEFA Women's Champions League will automatically qualify for the 2021–22 UEFA Women's Champions League group stage, which will be the first edition to feature a 16-team group stage...
The association ranking based on the UEFA women's country coefficients is used to determine the number of participating teams for each association: 1. Associations 1–12 each have two teams qualify. 2. All other associations, should they enter, each have one team qualify. 3. The winners of the 2019–20 UEFA Women's Champions League are given an additional entry if they do not qualify for the 2020–21 UEFA Women's Champions League through their domestic league. However, the title holders ...
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe, the following special rules are applicable to the competition: 1. If there are travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic that prevent the away team from entering the home team's country or returning to their own country, the match may be played at a neutral country or the away team's country that allows the match to take place. 2. If a team refuses to play or is considered responsible for a match not taking place, they are considered to have for
The draw for the quarter-finals will be held on 12 March 2021. The first legs will be played on 23 and 24 March, and the second legs will be played on 31 March and 1 April 2021.
The draw for the semi-finals will be held on 12 March 2021, after the quarter-final draw. The first legs will be played on 24 and 25 April, and the second legs will be played on 1 and 2 May 2021.
- Qualifying rounds:, 3–19 November 2020, Knockout phase:, 8 December 2020 – 16 May 2021
- 215 (3.58 per match)
- Knockout phase: 32, Total: 62 (from 50 associations)
The 2020–21 UEFA Futsal Champions League is the 35th edition of Europe's premier club futsal tournament, and the 20th edition organized by UEFA. It is also the third edition since the tournament was rebranded from "UEFA Futsal Cup" to "UEFA Futsal Champions League". The final tournament will be held at the Minsk Arena in Minsk, Belarus.
- Qualifying rounds:, 24 November 2020 – 21 February 2021, Final tournament:, April/May 2021
- 168 (8 per match)
- Final tournament: 8, Total: 55 (from 51 associations)
The 2020–21 UEFA Champions League knockout phase will begin on 16 February with the round of 16 and will end on 29 May 2021 with the final at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey, to decide the champions of the 2020–21 UEFA Champions League. A total of 16 teams will compete in the knockout phase.