UEFA Champions League finalists confirm media open days

UEFA Champions League finalists Juventus and Real Madrid have confirmed their arrangements for media open days ahead of the final at  the National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff on Saturday 3 June.

The UEFA Champions League trophy
The UEFA Champions League trophy ©Sportsfile

Juventus and Real Madrid have confirmed details of their media open days ahead of the UEFA Champions League final at the National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff on Saturday 3 June (kick-off 20:45CEST, 19:45 local time).

Juventus

The Juventus open day will take place at Juventus Stadium on Monday 29 May. Media can access the stadium from 13:00. Proceedings will start at 14:30 with a press conference with coach Massimiliano Allegri and a player, followed by a fully open training session at 15:30.

At 17:30 there will be a mixed zone with players and additional interview opportunities for UEFA Champions League rights-holding broadcasters.

UEFA Champions League broadcasters will be informed of the accreditation procedure via newsletter. All other media are requested to email media.accreditation@juventus.com. The deadline for applications is 12:00 local time on Wednesday 24 May. All applicants must clearly state their name, organisation, function, date and place of birth, and attach their press card.

Real Madrid 

Real Madrid will hold their media open day at their Valdebebas training centre on Tuesday, 30 May. Access for media will be from 11:00. A press conference with coach Zinédine Zidane and a player will take place at 12:00, with a fully open training session at 13:00. After training, players will be available to the media in a mixed zone, with flash interview opportunities for UEFA Champions League broadcasters. There is also the opportunity for a tour of the facility from 16:30. Media should register their interest as part of the accreditation application email.

UEFA Champions League broadcasters will be informed of the accreditation procedure via newsletter. All other media are requested to email prensa@realmadrid.es . The deadline to apply is 12.00 on Wednesday 24 May. All applicants must clearly state their name, organisation, function, date and place of birth, and attach their press card.

All times above are CEST