Istanbul’s Atatürk Olympic Stadium is gearing up to host the 2023 UEFA Champions League Final on June 10, with the match starting at 9 PM Central European Time (10 PM local time). The stadium, accommodating over 75,000 spectators, famously staged the 2005 final between Liverpool and AC Milan. The finalists for the 2023 edition will be determined after the semi-final games on May 16 and 17.
The Milan Derby between Inter Milan and AC Milan promises to be a thrilling contest in the semi-finals, while Real Madrid and Manchester City are locked in a battle after their first leg ended in a 1-1 draw. The Champions League trophy, about 29 inches tall and weighing about 16.5 pounds, will be awarded to the victorious team. The winners will also be guaranteed a spot in the next season’s Champions League group stage.
Burna Boy is set to perform at the opening ceremony. Football fans can look forward to a fantastic night of action-packed football as Europe’s top clubs compete for the ultimate club football accolade.