The official website for European football

Bucharest finalists confirm media activities

Published: Tuesday 1 May 2012, 9.33CET
UEFA Europa League finalists Club Atlético de Madrid and Athletic Club will meet the world's media on 3 May, six days before competing for the trophy in Bucharest.
Bucharest finalists confirm media activities
The finalists will meet the media on 3 May ©Sportsfile
 
 
Published: Tuesday 1 May 2012, 9.33CET

Bucharest finalists confirm media activities

UEFA Europa League finalists Club Atlético de Madrid and Athletic Club will meet the world's media on 3 May, six days before competing for the trophy in Bucharest.

Club Atlético de Madrid and Athletic Club will stage media open days on 3 May as they look ahead to the UEFA Europa League final, to be played at the National Arena in Bucharest on Wednesday 9 May.

Atlético will welcome international media at the Estadio Vicente Calderón, with coach Diego Simeone holding a press conference at 10.30CET, followed by an open training session at 11.00. The players will then be available for interview in a mixed zone. Media wishing to attend should email Tomas Calvo at tcalvo@clubatleticodemadrid.com before 12.00CET on Wednesday 2 May.

Athletic's event will kick off at 18.00CET on the same day at the club's Lezama training complex and will include a fully open training session, a press conference with coach Marcelo Bielsa, and interview opportunities with players. Media wishing to attend should email prentsa@athletic-club.net by 12.00CET on Wednesday 2 May.

The two clubs have also announced their pre-match media activities at the National Arena in Bucharest on Tuesday 8 May. Atlético will hold their press conference at 18.15 local time, followed by a fully open training session from 19.00–20.00.

Athletic will hold their press conference at 19.45, with their open training session running from 20.30–21.30.

Media activities taking place in the National Arena are accessible only to media accredited to the UEFA Europa League final.

Last updated: 01/05/12 10.31CET

Related information

Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/news/newsid=1791978.html#bucharest+finalists+confirm+media+activities

  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE word, the UEFA Europa League logo and the UEFA Europa League trophy are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.