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Ataturk Olympic Stadium to host 2020 UEFA final

The Atatürk Olimpiyat Stadı, the stage for the famous 2005 final, will host the decider again in 2020

European football governing body, UEFA has picked Istanbul Ataturk Stadium to host the 2020 Champions League final.

UEFA made the decision Thursday after its executive committee met in Kiev the city to host this year’s final between Liverpool and Real Madrid

The Turkey Stadium beat Portugal’s Lisbon Estadio da Luz to be picked for the final.

The 76,000-capacity Ataturk Olympic Stadium hosted the thrilling showpiece where Liverpool came back from 3-0 down at half-time to draw 3-3 with AC Milan lifted the trophy after a penalty shoot-out.

Also, the 2020 Europa League final will be played in Gdansk, Poland, while the Super Cup between the Champions League and Europa League winners will be at Estadio do Dragao in Portugal.

The women’s Champions League final will be staged at Austria Arena in Vienna.

Recall that Wanda Metropolitano was announced to host 2019 final by UEFA.

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