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Champions League Day 5, Wednesday Nov 27

By Jordi Bou

November 27, 2019 - Champions League Matchday 5, Wednesday fixtures. Feature matches include Barcelona hosting Dortmund, and defending champions Liverpool at home to Napoli. Earlier this season Barcelona forward Lionel Messi became the first player to score in 15 consecutive Champions League seasons.

The UEFA Champions League is contested by the highest ranked teams of the strongest UEFA national associations. It is the top club competition in European football and one of the most prestigious tournaments in the world.

The Champions League final is the most watched annual sporting event worldwide. The final of the 2012-13 tournament had the highest TV ratings to date, drawing 360 million television viewers. It was played at Wembley Stadium in London, England, where Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund in the first all-German Champions League final.

The final will be played at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey, on May 30, 2020.

PUBLISHED: 21/11/2019; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images
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