St. Petersburg will host the UCL Final in 2021!
UEFA decided: The UEFA Champions League Final 2021 will take place in the Gazprom Arena in St. Petersburg! This decision was made by the UEFA Executive Committee at its meeting in Slovenia's capital Ljubljana on Tuesday.
For the city and the arena, it is not the first time to host a major sports event. The arena with a capacity of 69,500 people was already venue for games of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and the FIFA World Cup 2018. St. Petersburg and the Gazprom Arena are ready for the next mega event.
In Russia´s Premjer Liga, the Russian top club and current champions FC Zenit St. Petersburg plays its home games in the Gazprom Arena.
On May 29 2021, the whole world will be looking at the Gazprom Arena and will be excited to see what team will take over Europe's crown!