Tomorrow, Saturday, the football world will stop to witness the most anticipated event of the 22/23 season: the UEFA Champions League final. Manchester City and Inter Milan will face off in a duel that promises strong emotions. It is an opportunity for City to make history by conquering Europe for the first time, and they would accomplish it by completing a treble. Inter Milan, on the other hand, is ready to prove that Italian football has returned to prominence and is ready to lead this revolution by recovering the Champions League.
On paper, Manchester City is the favourite after defeating powerful clubs like Bayern Munich and Real Madrid on their path to the final. The way Pep Guardiola’s team dismantled these football giants is a testament to their ability to dominate even the strongest opponents with a combination of pinpoint passing, fierce pressing, and electric pace.
On the other hand, Inter, under the direction of Simone Inzaghi, has proven to be solid in defence and fluid in attack, with a style of play that requires everyone to be at the top of their game. Because the squad has proven its ability to adapt to its opponents, it is likely that they will defend low and play on the counter.
Where do they play?
The match between Manchester City and Inter Milan is being played at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium, a vibrant symbol of Turkish sporting excellence that is about to take centre stage in the world of football once again. Its imposing structure, steeped in history and prominence, will host the upcoming Champions League final.
The Atatürk Olympic Stadium, located in Istanbul’s busy metropolis, is a monument to Turkish perseverance as well as an architectural masterpiece, with a capacity of 76,000 spectators.
Although the stadium was created with a view to an Olympic Games that Istanbul ultimately failed to achieve, it has since been the site of countless sporting events, none more fascinating than the 2005 Champions League final between Liverpool and AC Milan. In this match, Liverpool staged an incredible comeback from 3-0 down at halftime to win on penalties.
When is it played?
Manchester City will face Inter Milan in the Champions League final tomorrow, Saturday, June 10th, at 10:00 p.m. local time in Istanbul. As a result, the match begins at 8:00 p.m. in the UK, 3:00 p.m. in Washington, D.C. and New York, and 12:00 p.m. in Los Angeles.
Where can you watch the match on TV?
The Champions League final can be followed in the United Kingdom on BT Sports, the television network with broadcasting rights for the competition. They will provide comprehensive coverage starting at 6:00 p.m. on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate. The same network will also offer streaming services in the country.
If you want to watch the Manchester City – Inter Milan match from the United States, you can do so through Paramount+, CBS, Univisión, TUDN, FuboTV, and ViX+.