Champions League final: Tottenham v Liverpool – meet the teams

What's their pedigree and how did they get here? A closer look at finalists Tottenham and Liverpool.



UEFA club ranking: 17
European Cup finals: 1
Last appearance: N/A

Lucas Moura scored a hat-trick away to Ajax
Lucas Moura scored a hat-trick away to Ajax©Getty Images

This season
Entry: group stage
P12 W6 D2 L4 F20 A17
Top scorer: Harry Kane, Lucas Moura (5)
Current league position: 4th

Possible first-choice XI: Lloris; Trippier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Rose; Winks, Sissoko; Lucas Moura, Eriksen, Alli; Son

Route to the final
Qualified: 3rd in Premier League
Group B runners-up
Round of 16: 4-0 agg v Dortmund
Quarter-finals: 4-4 agg v Manchester City (won on away goals)
Semi-finals: 3-3 agg v Ajax (won on away goals)


UEFA club ranking: 11
European Cup finals: 9
Last appearance: 2018, 1-3 v Real Madrid

Highlights: Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona
Highlights: Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona

This season
Entry: group stage
P12 W7 D1 L4 F22 A12
Top scorer: Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mané, Mohamed Salah (4)
Current league position: 2nd

Possible first-choice XI: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Fabinho, Henderson, Wijnaldum; Salah, Firmino, Mané

Route to the final
Qualified: 4th in Premier League
Group C runners-up
Round of 16: 3-1 agg v Bayern
Quarter-finals: 6-1 agg v Porto
Semi-finals: 4-3 agg v Barcelona