The draw for the first qualifying round was held on 18 June 2019, 14:30 CEST. Following a mistake with the original draw not following the correct procedure, UEFA performed a re-draw to establish the home team for each leg in the Ferencváros-Ludogorets Razgrad tie. This followed a proposal from FIFA and approval by IFAB to lessen the impact of fixture congestion. [58][59], Liverpool, the runners-up in the previous year's final, qualified directly for the group stage as the fourth-placed team in the Premier League. Two recent final rematches and an emotional journey for Erling Haaland are on the agenda. In the default access list, the Europa League title holders qualified for the group stage. Associations 7–15 each had two teams qualify. The colour palette includes blues and oranges that represent a type of Madrid sunset that is known as a "candilazo". [40] Tottenham conceded early to PSV in the home leg at Wembley, but two goals from Harry Kane late in the second half gave the team their first Champions League win of the season. The 2019–20 UEFA Europa League was the 49th season of Europe's secondary club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 11th season since it was renamed from the UEFA Cup to the UEFA Europa League. Antonio Mateu Lahoz (Spain) The youth teams of the clubs that qualified for the group stage also participated in the 2019–20 UEFA Youth League on the same matchdays, where they competed in the UEFA Champions League Path (the youth domestic champions of the top 32 associations competed in a separate Domestic Champions Path until the play-offs). [96] Liverpool won their sixth European Cup and Jürgen Klopp won his first trophy for the club. [69] Liverpool remained tied with Napoli on points, head-to-head record and goal difference but advanced to the knockout phase on total goals scored, with nine goals to Napoli's seven. [79] Origi scored the match's final goal in the 79th minute, taking advantage of a corner taken quickly from Trent Alexander-Arnold that left him unmarked in the penalty area. Former Liverpool forwards Luis Suárez and Philippe Coutinho were playing against their old club for the first time competitively since being sold to Barça for record transfer fees in 2014 and 2018, respectively. Manchester United Training Zip. The first legs were played on 9 and 10 July, and the second legs on 16 and 17 July 2019. [32] Overall, the match was the seventh final to feature two teams from the same association, previously achieved on three occasions by Spanish teams (2000, 2014, and 2016), and once by Italian (2003) and German (2013) teams, in addition to England in 2008. [92], On 14 May 2019, UEFA named Slovenian Damir Skomina as the referee for the final. The UEFA technical study group selected the following 23 players as the squad of the tournament.[45]. Barcelona 2-8 Bayern Munich: Bayern destroy Barça in Champions League quarter-final 2019/20. Apart from the allocation based on the country coefficients, associations could have additional teams participating in the Champions League, as noted below: The following is the access list for this season.[10]. [34] On 9 July 2020, UEFA announced that the remaining second legs would be held at the venues originally proposed. €12.95. [75][76] With a three-goal deficit going into the second leg and preoccupation with the Premier League title race, Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp asked his players to "just try" or "fail in the most beautiful way". UEFA Champions League 2019/20 Quarter final Preview. The draw for the semi-finals took place on 10 July 2020 (after the quarter-final draw). The first game was also against Burgos, when the two teams met at OAKA in the Regular Season. It was the seventh Champions League final – and the fourth of the decade – to feature two teams from the same association, and the second all-English final; the first after 2008. Following the competition restart in August 2020, a maximum of five substitutions were allowed, with a sixth allowed in extra time. Juni 2019 Finale: 23. This strangest of Champions League seasons finishes with the most traditionalist of winners, and a classic final storyline. [27], The final was the 171st competitive meeting between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool, with a record of 79 Liverpool wins, 48 Tottenham wins and 43 draws. The full story of the 2019 final. The 2019/20 UEFA Champions League and Europa League will be completed in August, but what do the revamped 'final eight' mini-tournaments mean … [17], On 17 June, it was announced that the Champions League would return on 7 August and conclude on 23 August,[5] with the rest of the tournament to be held in Portugal, with the exception of the four unplayed round of 16 second legs, which would be played at their original venues. Changes were made to the default access list, if the Champions League and/or Europa League title holders qualified for the tournament via their domestic leagues. In each group, teams played against each other home-and-away in a round-robin format. On 17 June 2020, UEFA announced that due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe, the final stages of the competition would feature a format change: the quarter-finals, semi-finals and final would be played in a single-leg format from 12 to 23 August 2020 at the Estádio da Luz and Estádio José Alvalade in Lisbon, Portugal. In the preliminary round, teams were divided into seeded and unseeded teams based on their 2019 UEFA club coefficients,[20] and then drawn into one-legged semi-final and final ties. The losers entered the 2019–20 UEFA Europa League second qualifying round, except one team who was drawn to receive a bye to the 2019–20 UEFA Europa League third qualifying round. [52][53] Spurs, missing forwards Harry Kane and Son Heung-min, among others, to injuries, lost 1–0 in the first leg at home, Ajax's lone goal coming in the 15th minute from Donny van de Beek. The matchdays were 17–18 September, 1–2 October, 22–23 October, 5–6 November, 26–27 November, and 10–11 December 2019. [12][13] The bidding process was opened on 9 December 2016 and associations were given until 27 January 2017 to express interest and 6 June 2017 to submit bid dossiers to UEFA. Tottenham Hotspur, making their first appearance in a European competition final since 1984 and their first ever in the European Cup final,[32] qualified directly for the 2018–19 UEFA Champions League group stage as the third-placed team in the 2017–18 Premier League. The shortlist of the top three players was announced on 16 September 2020. The quarter-finals onwards were played as single-match knockout ties at neutral venues in Lisbon, Portugal (Estádio da Luz and Estádio José Alvalade) behind closed doors from 12 to 23 August. Associations 1–4 each had four teams qualify. The draw for the preliminary round was held on 11 June 2019, 12:00 CEST, to determine the matchups of the semi-finals and the administrative "home" team of each semi-final and final. [106][107] Representing Europe, Liverpool also took part in the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup. [15] On 7 June 2017, UEFA confirmed that they submitted bids for the 2019 UEFA Champions League Final, with Azerbaijan proposing the 68,700-seat Baku Olympic Stadium and Spain proposing the then-unfinished Wanda Metropolitano, which would hold 67,000 spectators. Agüero's goal in the 59th minute gave Manchester City a 4–3 lead on aggregate in the series, but Fernando Llorente scored in the 73rd minute to tie the series once again and give Tottenham an advantage on away goals. [46], The club was drawn in the quarter-finals against their compatriots and reigning English champions Manchester City, with two legs scheduled within 11 days of a Premier League fixture between the clubs. [54] Moura then scored a second goal five minutes later, his tight footwork helping him beat several Ajax players after an initial save by goalkeeper André Onana. The kick-off time was also changed from 20:45 CEST to 21:00 CEST. The draw for the second qualifying round was held on 19 June 2019, 12:00 CEST. [20] It was the fifth time they had appeared in the final of a UEFA competition, having played in one Cup Winners' Cup final (winning in 1963 to become the first British team to win a European trophy) and three UEFA Cup finals (winning in 1972 and 1984 and losing in 1974). The champions of association 11 (Austria) entered the group stage instead of the play-off round. Tied on head-to-head points (3). Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino substituted defensive midfielder Victor Wanyama for striker Fernando Llorente at half-time, and his strike partner Lucas Moura scored the team's first goal of the semi-finals in the 55th minute. [68] Liverpool won their final group stage match, played on 11 December against Napoli at Anfield, with Salah scoring the only goal of the game. The matches were played behind closed doors, though spectators could have been allowed following a review of the situation and the decisions of the national and local government. Tottenham Hotspur reached their first ever Champions League final, becoming the eighth unique finalist from England and the fortieth overall. They were the first final debutants since fellow English and London club Chelsea in 2008. Für Liverpool war es der sechste Titelgewinn in diesem Wettbewerb. As the draws for the quarter-finals and semi-finals were held together before the quarter-finals were played, the identity of the quarter-final winners was not known at the time of the semi-final draw. The "home" team (for administrative purposes) was determined by an additional draw held after the quarter-final and semi-final draws.[40]. Fans from across the globe gather to celebrate when Europe’s top teams fight for the coveted trophy of the VELUX EHF Champions League. In addition, the Germans secured their second continental treble, becoming only the second European club to do so, and became the first team to claim any European competition with a 100% winning record. The first legs were played on 20 and 21 August, and the second legs on 27 and 28 August 2019. [37], Spurs began their Champions League campaign at the San Siro in Milan, where they lost 2–1 to Inter after conceding twice in the final minutes of the match. As winners, for the sixth time overall and the first time since 2005, Liverpool earned the right to play in the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup, as well as against Chelsea, the winners of the 2018–19 UEFA Europa League, in the 2019 UEFA Super Cup, triumphing in both competitions. [55] After Tottenham failed to convert several chances to level the tie, the match entered five minutes of stoppage time. [11] Due to UEFA regulations regarding naming rights of non-tournament sponsors, the stadium was referred to as the "Estadio Metropolitano" in all UEFA materials. [44] Spurs won 3–0 with a dominant performance in the first leg at home, highlighted by second-half goals from Son Heung-min, Jan Vertonghen and Fernando Llorente. Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the tournament was suspended in mid-March 2020 and resumed in August. Juventus Trainings Top. Associations 16–55 (except Liechtenstein) each had one team qualify. They had faced each other once before in a European tie, meeting in the semi-final of the 1972–73 UEFA Cup; Liverpool won the first leg 1–0 at home, and Tottenham won the second meeting 2–1, though Liverpool advanced to the final on away goals, before beating Borussia Mönchengladbach in the final. Mai folgte Tottenham Hotspur. Best of the season ... Recall some memorable moments from past matches between the sides in the Champions League. [36] They were drawn into Group B alongside Spanish champions Barcelona, Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven and Inter Milan of Italy, all of whom are former European champions. 49K likes. [25] Original schedule for 2019–20 UEFA Champions League. Get outright and match odds, plus tips, free bets, offers and money-back specials UEFA Champions League - Apply for UEFA Champions League final tickets - News. As winners, for the sixth time overall and the first time since 2005, Liverpool earned the right to play in the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup, as well as against Chelsea, the winners of the 2018–19 UEFA Europa League, in the 2019 UEFA Super Cup, triumphing in both competitions. Opened in … Add to cart. [86] Tottenham announced plans to show a live screening of the Champions League final at their stadium in London that would be opened to a full-capacity audience. The first legs were played on 23 and 24 July, and the second legs on 30 and 31 July 2019.