UEFA Champions League Day 1, Wednesday Oct 21
October 21, 2020 - UEFA Champions League Matchday 1, Wednesday fixtures. Europe’s new UEFA Champions League season kicks off, with key fixtures including reigning champions Bayern Munich hosting Atletico Madrid, Liverpool travelling to Ajax, and Real Madrid taking on Shakhtar Donetsk. The final will be played at Turkey’s Atatürk Olympic Stadium on May 29, 2021.
The 2020-21 UEFA Champions League is the 29th season of Europe’s primary club football tournament.
Bayern Munich are aiming for a seventh title to equal AC Milan as the joint-second most successful club in European Cup history, behind Spanish giants Real Madrid who have 13 titles.
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.