The season of European club football concludes with the UEFA Champions League final, where two iconic clubs – Liverpool and Real Madrid – battle for the right to be called champions of the continent. Liverpool, who just missed out on winning the EPL and already have two trophies under their belt, have been in top form since the turn of the year. Opponents Real Madrid won Spain’s La Liga without any challenge and made some amazing comebacks in the last rounds of the Champions League this season. In terms of brand of football and the presence of world-class players, these two teams are neck and neck and it will take a moment of brilliance to decide the final. 2021-22 UEFA Champions League final: Real Madrid’s faith is a fear factor for Liverpool in Paris.
Fabinho returns to Liverpool after missing the last few games through injury and his presence in midfield gives the side a real boost. He will have Thiago Alcantara and Jordan Henderson in company, while Mo Salah and Virgil Van Dijk also return to the starting XI. Sadio Mane has been a good goalscorer this season and was expected to start at number 9, with Luis Diaz providing breadth in January.
David Alaba is set to return to the starting XI for Real Madrid after missing the last six games through injury. Federico Valverde is likely to get the nod on the right wing which comes as a surprise to many. Rodrygo Goes is an excellent option off the bench when the going gets tough, while talismanic striker Karim Benzema will keep Real Madrid defenders on their toes. Fans excited ahead of Liverpool vs Real Madrid UCL 2021-22 final, see trending tweets.
When is Liverpool v Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League final 2021-22? (know the date, time and place)
The 2021-22 UEFA Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid will be played on May 29, 2022 (Sunday) at the Stade de France in Paris. The game has a scheduled time of 12:30 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
Where to Watch Live Liverpool vs Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League Final 2021-22 on TV?
Sony Pictures Network is the official broadcaster of the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League in India and will be broadcasting the UCL final live on its channels. Fans can tune in to Sony TEN 2, Sony TEN 3 and Sony TEN 4 HD/SD channels to watch Liverpool vs Real Madrid live on TV.
How to watch live streaming online of Liverpool vs Real Madrid 2021-22 UEFA Champions League final?
Sony LIV, Sony Pictures Network’s official OTT platform, will live stream the game for its fans in India. You can tune in on Sony Liv app or website to watch Liverpool vs Real Madrid UCL final live stream online. JioTV would also offer live streaming. Liverpool have always found a way to win in cup competitions this season and this game will be no different as the Reds claim top honors.
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