At the foot of the Bernabéu, Real supporters are also gathered
Less adept at traveling, Madrid fans decided to encourage their team from around the Santiago Bernabéu stadium.
Present at the Real fanzone, Ronaldo predicts a Ballon d’Or for Benzema
“The Ballon D’Or? Benzema deserves it. Is it a difficult choice? Maybe for others, not for me” assures the Brazilian striker in front of conquered Real Madrid fans.
In the Saint-Denis fan zone, insults against Mbappé
Madrid fans did not digest. At the fan zone set up in Saint-Denis, not far from the Stade de France, dozens of Madrid fans sang insults against Kylian Mbappé. “Mbappé, hijo de p ***!”, Could we hear, as RMC Sport could see.
In Paris, on the forecourt of the Trocadéro, the Spanish television channel Deportes Cuatro took a photo of a supporter with a Real Madrid jersey with a middle finger flocked under the name of Mbappé.
(with Nicolas Pelletier)
The atmosphere is more peaceful in the Real Madrid fanzone
They will be only 3,000 in the Real Madrid fanzone at the foot of the Stade de France, entry being limited to those with a ticket for the match.
The mood is already building in the Liverpool supporters’ fanzone
Parked in a Porte de Vincennes fanzone in Paris, Liverpool supporters are already ready for this Champions League final
From the glories of Real to the fan zone
Amancio Amaro, Roberto Carlos, Iker Casillas and Alvaro Arbeloa took a selfie outside the Madrid fans’ fan zone.
The probable compositions of the meeting with Valverde and the doubts of Liverpool
In a few hours, Real Madrid and Liverpool will play the Champions League final at the Stade de France. On the Madrid side, there shouldn’t be any big changes. AS believe that Federico Valverde will be fielded as a third striker, as in previous European fixtures.
Liverpool should be able to count on the presence of Fabinho and Thiago Alcantara in the midfield. Considered uncertain a few days ago, AS and Liverpool Echo believe that the two environments should be able to hold their place.
The probable compositions:
real Madrid: Courtois – Carvajal, Militao, Alaba, Mendy – Modric, Casemiro, Kroos – Valverde, Benzema, Vinicius
liverpool: Alisson – Alexander-Arnold, Konaté, Van Djik, Robertson – Thiago, Henderson, Fabinho – Salah, Mané, Luis Diaz
Florentino Pérez joined the hotel of Real
President Florentino Pérez joined Real Madrid players and staff at their hotel in Chantilly.
“Peace” in English and Ukrainian on stadium screens
At kick-off, “Peace” and “мир” (peace) will be displayed on the screens of the Stade de France, announces UEFA. As a reminder, the same words are inscribed on the official game ball, which will then be auctioned off for the benefit of the refugee victims of the war in Ukraine.
The opening ceremony provided by Camila Cabello
Cuban-American pop singer Camila Cabello, known in particular for her hits Havana and senorita, will provide a concert during the opening ceremony of the final. She gave an interview to the UEFA website.
“A few hours ago I was feeling nervous but now I’m really excited. I thought all of Europe is going to watch, that’s great. I mean what I love about football fans, it’s joy, intensity and passion”.
“My dad is Mexican, I’m Latin, so football is a big part of our culture and we cheer on Mexico every time they play. So I’ve always wanted to go to matches and I watch this TV program called Club de Cuervos, which is a Mexican football series. We bring that same joy and passion and Mexican/Cuban culture to our show.”
Pérez’s gift to Ceferin
Despite the conflict over the Super League, Florentino Pérez gave Aleksander Čeferin a gift. The president of Real Madrid offered a model of the new Santiago-Bernabéu stadium to the boss of UEFA, on the eve of the final.
Pochettino admits being more for Real against Liverpool
Victim of Real Madrid in the knockout stages of the Champions League, PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino is not resentful, and claims to be rather behind the people of Madrid for this Champions League final against Liverpool.
“It’s clear that my heart is much whiter than red, you can’t go wrong on that,” said the Argentinian technician in an interview with the Spanish newspaper. brand.
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Reds fans celebrated in Paris
Friday evening, Paris was very “red”. Thousands of Liverpool supporters gave voice in the capital, on the eve of the final.
Klopp castigates the lawn of the Stade de France
Jürgen Klopp, the Liverpool coach, expressed his doubts on Friday about the new lawn of the Stade de France, installed a few days ago. “Usually when people say the lawn looks new, that’s good news. This lawn is from yesterday (laughter). It’s not the best news, but it’s for both teams,” said the German technician at a press conference.
hello to all, kick off at 9 p.m.
Welcome to this live RMC Sport to follow the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid. The match takes place at the Stade de France, in Saint-Denis, north of Paris. Kick-off is scheduled for 9:00 p.m.
Karim Benzema against Sadio Mané, Carlo Ancelotti against Jürgen Klopp, the revenge of Mohamed Salah, tens of thousands of supporters arriving from England and Spain in the French capital… Everything is ready for “the most important match of world football”, as the Italian coach of the Spanish team puts it.
The “White House” can extend its incredible record with a 14th victory, and the “Reds” conquer a seventh and join AC Milan in second place among the European giants. Liverpool-Real becomes the first poster played three times in the C1 final, but this classic is furiously modern: beyond the heritage issue between two football emblems, the final should also clarify the duel for the Ballon d’Or between Karim Benzema the Madrilenian and the “Red” Sadio Mané. The winner would become the big favorite for the prestigious individual award.