UEFA is close to deciding what decisive matches of the Champions League and Europa League must be played in one country. For the right to host the remaining matches of the Champions League expect Russia, Germany and Portugal.
Football functionaries Europe in the coming days will determine the venue of the remaining matches of the most popular club competition, the Champions League. Recently it became known that is considered a shortened version of finishing in the Champions League. Most likely, at all stages, starting with quarterfinals, teams will play one match.
UEFA wants to hold the matches of the playoffs in one country to be able to play at different stadiums in a small area. Officials are considering options, where four of the stadium are at a distance of 100 km from each other. For the right to host the 8 best clubs in Europe expect Germany and Portugal. In addition, interest in organizing the final stages of the Champions League showed Russia.
In Germany, the centre of football could be Frankfurt am main, and the matches can be held in the arena, “Mainz”, “Hoffenheim”, as well as in Darmstadt and Wiesbaden. It is expected that the final decision will be announced on June 17 the meeting of the Executive Committee of the organization.
Frankfurt will apply to host the upcoming Champions League mini tournament (quarterfinals to final). Russia & Portugal also want to apply. UEFA wants the host to assign 4 stadiums within a radius of 100km. Frankfurt could apply with Mainz, Hoffenheim & Darmstadt/Wiesbaden [Bild] pic.twitter.com/XXBhOApOMt
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