Munich & Saint Petersburg compete to host 2021 Champions League final
Munich and Saint Petersburg go head-to-head to host 2021 Champions League final while Irish FA hope to stage Super Cup at Windsor Park
- Champions League final in 2021 will be staged in Munich or Saint Petersburg
- Four associations have expressed interest in staging UEFA Super Cup
- Belarus, Finland, Ukraine and Ireland are all keen on hosting event
The 2021 Champions League final will be staged either at the Allianz Arena, the home of Bayern Munich, or the Saint Petersburg Stadium in Russia.
UEFA said the Russian and German federations had sent declarations of interest in hosting the match by last Friday’s deadline and were the only ones to do so.
Meanwhile, the Irish Football Association hopes to stage the 2021 UEFA Super Cup at Windsor Park in Belfast.
German giants Bayern Munich could stage the 2021 Champions League final
Saint Petersburg are also in the running to host the Champions League final in three years
Four associations have expressed their interest in staging the game with the Irish FA facing competition from Belarus, Finland and Ukraine.
Seville, Tbilisi and Vienna will compete to host the 2021 Europa League final, with Prague and Gothenburg in the running to stage the women’s Champions League final.
The declarations of interest are not binding and the final proposals must be delivered to UEFA with the bid dossiers by February 15, 2019.
UEFA’s executive committee will select the successful host associations in May or June 2019.
Windsor Park could host the UEFA Super Cup if the Irish FA beat off competition from rival bids
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