2022 Champions League closing: As much as 60,000 Liverpool followers anticipated in Paris

2022 Champions League final: Up to 60,000 Liverpool fans expected in Paris


Date: 28 May Venue: Stade de France, Paris Kick-off: 20:00 BST
Coverage: Listen live on BBC Radio 5 Live, the BBC Sport website and app. Text updates on the BBC Sport website.

Liverpool will look to win European club football’s most prestigious prize for the seventh time when they face Real Madrid in a mouth-watering Champions League final in Paris on Saturday.

Up to 60,000 Liverpool fansexternal-link – many without tickets – are expected in the French capital as Jurgen Klopp’s Reds attempt to seal an FA Cup, Carabao Cup and Champions League treble in their 63rd and final game of 2021-22.

However, Real Madrid are record 13-time winners and their Italian boss Carlo Ancelotti is looking to win the competition for a fourth time – the most by any manager in the tournament’s history – after leading AC Milan (2002-03, 2006-07) and Real (2013-14) to European glory.

Liverpool head into their third Champions League final in five seasons on the back of the…