The Champions League final outside Europe?


The Champions League is a huge audience in the United States and UEFA could soon play the final of the competition across the Atlantic.

Two years from the new formula of the Champions League, from 2024, UEFA has just sold the TV rights to its European Cup in the United States for 1.5 billion dollars. CBS, Viacom and Paramount will share all the C1 posters for 6 seasons, to the delight of many European football enthusiasts.

What if the UCL final was simply played on American soil? As indicated ace, the boss of Relevent Sports Group, a promising sporting events partner of UEFA, is confident of the idea of ​​seeing a final relocate soon across the Atlantic. This would obviously be a first in the history of this competition created in 1955.

Relevent Sports Group is the organizer of the International Champions Cup, the friendly tournament which brings the biggest European clubs to the four corners of the world during the pre-season. Real Madrid, Barça, the big Premier League clubs or even PSG fill huge stadiums in the United States.

On the US East Coast alone, the competition offered matches at MetLife Stadium in New York (82,566 seats), Gillette Stadium of the Patriots (65,878 seats) or Hard Rock Stadium near Miami (64,767 seats) . A final scheduled for 3 p.m. would allow Europeans to watch the match at the usual 9 p.m. time.

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