When is Champions League final? Date, kick-off time and TV channel


GRAB your popcorn football lovers because we have almost reached the conclusion of a dramatic Champions League campaign – and there is guaranteed to be new holders.

Chelsea went crashing out of the competition courtesy of Karim Benzema’s phenomenal display over the two legs for Real Madrid.


Holders Chelsea went out after suffering a thrilling 5-4 loss on agg to Real MadridCredit: Rex
Villarreal stunned Bayern Munich to progress to the Champions League semi-final


Villarreal stunned Bayern Munich to progress to the Champions League semi-finalCredit: Rex

Which left Manchester City and Liverpool to continue flying the flag for the English sides.

But with Europe’s most prestigious club tournament being an all-English final last season.

Spanish sides Real Madrid and Villarreal will be eager to stop history repeating itself.

When is the Champions League final?

Europe’s biggest club competition is set to conclude on Saturday, May 28.

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The match is scheduled to kick-off at 8pm UK time – 9pm in Paris.

Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the initial location of Gazprom Arena in Saint Petersburg was stripped of hosting the final.

Which enabled Paris Saint-Germain’s stadium, Le Par des Princes to be the designated ground for the match and it can hold approximately 47,000 spectators.

This will also be the first time the Champions League final has been hosted in Paris since Barcelona defeated Arsenal in 2006.

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Extra-time and penalties are available if the two teams cannot be separated after 120 minutes.

What TV channel is the Champions League final on and can I live stream it?

The Champions League final will be broadcasted live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.

BT Sport are yet to announced what time the coverage commences from but it is usually one hour before kick-off which is at 8pm UK time.

Subscription members will have the option to stream the game live via the BT Sport website or app.

Can I buy tickets for the Champions League final?

UEFA have provided supporters with the option to apply for the showpiece event through their official ticket portal.

However, fans can only apply for a maximum of two tickets in the same category until April 28, 2022 – 1pm UK time (2pm in Paris)

And all tickets will be delivered as mobile tickets to a dedicated IOS/Android app.

For further details on ticket pricing, head to the official UEFA ticket portal.

Who can make it to the final?

There are two English sides and two Spanish sides who remain in the competition:


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