You need to know about the Champions League Final Tournament

Düsseldorf Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Champions League will be played in a final tournament in August. We answer all important questions about the participants, the mode and the transmission.

Who plays in the Champions League Final Tournament?
Paris St. Germain, RB Leipzig, Atlético Madrid and Atalanta Bergamo, Manchester City, FC Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Olympique Lyon are among the last eight.

What is the Champions League Final tournament mode?
Instead of the usual round-trip matches, there is only one game from the quarter-final onwards. The mode is similar to a World Cup or European Championship.

Where will the Champions League 2020 Final Tournament take place?
All matches from the quarter-finals will take place in Portugal’s capital Lisbon. The matches are divided between the Estádio da Luz, where Benfica Lisbon plays his home games, and the Estádio José Alvalade – Sporting’s home. The final will take place in Estádio da Luz.

Schedule to the final: which games take place when?
16 Finals:

Friday, 7 August:

Juventus Turin – Olympique Lyon 2-1 (0-1)

Manchester City – Real Madrid 2-1 (2-1)

Thursday, August 13:

RB Leipzig – Atlético Madrid (9pm)

Friday, August 14:

FC Barcelona – FC Bayern (9pm)

Saturday, August 15:

Manchester City – Olympique Lyon (9pm)


Tuesday 18 August

Paris St. Germain – Winner VF 2 (9pm)

Wednesday, August 19:

Winner VF 3 – Winner VF 4 (9pm)


Sunday, August 23:

Winner HF 1 – Winner HF 2 (9pm)

Where is the Champions League Final tournament broadcast on TV or live stream?

The Champions League has not yet been broadcast on free-TV, but by pay-TV channel Sky and streaming service Dazn. The two share the TV rights. Sky shows all matches with Bundesliga participation live and in full length.

Sky and Dazn each show a quarter-final exclusively, the two other games can be seen at both Sky and Dazn. This also applies to the two semi-finals and the final.

If a German team qualifies for the final, the ZDF will transfer the final. This was agreed by the station, Uefa, Sky and Dazn.

Who are the favourites in the Champions League Final Tournament?