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“Final Eight” tournament concludes in Lisbon

By Chris Dinsdale

August 23, 2020 - The UEFA Champions League final takes place between French champions Paris Saint-Germain and German Bundesliga heavyweights Bayern Munich at the Estadio da Luz, in Lisbon

The 2019-20 UEFA Champions League is the 28th season of Europe’s primary club football tournament.

Bayern Munich are aiming for sixth title to equal Liverpool as joint-third most successful club in European Cup history, behind Real Madrid (13) and AC Milan (7). While Paris Saint-Germain are in their first ever Champions League final, hoping to become only second French team to hoist trophy, after Marseille in 1993.

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.

PUBLISHED: 21/08/2020; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images
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