Sport again loses Istanbul the Champions League Final?
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The British government brings with a Corona reference to a relocation of the Champions League final to England into the game - and thus pushes Turkey in front of her head.
The British government has launched a relocation of the Champions League Final to the United Kingdom for the recently adopted Corona travel restrictions - and thus spit the Turkey as a result.
Aim of the English is to let the city of Istanbul withdraw the final in the royal class in the second year in a row. ()
Great Britain, which sets the two finalists FC Chelsea and Manchester City, set Turkey on Friday on a "red tourist list". Transport Minister Grant Shapps said in this context that Great Britain was "very open" to take over the direction of the final in the most important European club competition.
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The final should actually go on the stage on 29 May in the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul. ()
The decision, so Schapps, ultimately lies in the European Football Union UEFA. The politician called the fans of the two Premier League clubs not to travel to Turkey.CL finale on May 29th in Istanbul
countries The "red tourist list" should be visited "only under the most extreme circumstances," he added. After returning from these countries, a ten-day quarantine obligation is currently valid.
Already last year, the winner of the premier class in Istanbul should be named. UEFA decided because of the Corona Pandemic in the orientation of her final tournament, however, for the Lisbon site in Portugal.
We'll take the plane or bus - Guardiola relaxed as Istanbul Champions League final is placed in flux .
Turkey has been placed on the UK government's 'red list' placing doubt on Istanbul's capacity to host the Champions League final.City beat Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 in midweek to close out a 4-1 aggregate triumph and book their place in a maiden Champions League final.