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Tuesday August 25 2020
UEFA: Fans return for UEFA Super Cup

UEFA has officially announced that spectators will be able to attend the European Super Cup between Bayern Munich and Sevilla.

Fans will return to the stands on September 24, when the Champions League winners meet the Europa League winners in Budapest.

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Monday August 24 2020
Report: Mandzo offered to Roma

Former Juventus forward Mario Mandzukic has, according to Tuttosport, been offered to Roma and could move on a free transfer this summer.

The former Croatia international has been linked with a move to Inter in recent weeks, but the newspaper reveals his representatives have offered him to the Giallorossi in the Italian capital.

Mandzukic wants to return to European football after a stint in Qatar and the report claims he will ask for a lower wage than captain Edin Dzeko.

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Monday August 24 2020
Thiago Silva: 'Nothing has been signed'

Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva confirmed he has played his ‘last match’ for the French champions, revealed talks with Fiorentina but admitted ‘nothing has been signed yet’.

Les Parisiens lost 1-0 to Bayern Munich in the Champions League Final last night and the Brazilian defender declared his time in the French capital is up.

“It was my last match with Paris Saint-Germain,” Thiago Silva told Sky Sport Italia. “I’m very happy with my eight years in Paris, I dreamed of this Champions League.

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Sunday August 23 2020
Coman wins Champions League for Bayern

Kingsley Coman’s header proved the only goal of the game, as Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League Final.

Keylor Navas returned from injury, but Marco Verratti still wasn’t fit enough for 90 minutes, so joined ex-Inter striker Mauro Icardi on the bench. Nerazzurri-owned Ivan Perisic was dropped in favour of former Juventus winger Coman.

Manuel Neuer made a tough double save on Neymar, but Robert Lewandowski came even closer when his turn from 12 yards bounced off the upright.

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Sunday August 23 2020
Capello: 'Coman another Juventus mistake'

Fabio Capello accuses Juventus of ‘repeating the same mistakes’ with Kingsley Coman as Thierry Henry by selling too early.

Coman started for Bayern Munich in tonight’s Champions League Final against Paris Saint-Germain in Lisbon, preferred to Inter loan winger Ivan Perisic.

“Coman is considered good enough to start in a Champions League Final for Bayern Munich,” Capello told Sky Sport Italia.

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Sunday August 23 2020
Champions League Final line-ups

Marco Verratti, Mauro Icardi and Ivan Perisic are on the bench for the Champions League Final, as PSG take on Bayern Munich.

It kicks off in Lisbon at 20.00 UK time (19.00 GMT).

There had been hopes that Italy international Verratti would recover in time from a calf injury to be in the starting XI, replacing Leandro Paredes.

The 27-year-old has only played one full competitive match since February, the Coupe de la Ligue Final against Lyon on July 31.

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Sunday August 23 2020
Verratti to start Champions League Final?

Italy international Marco Verratti is increasingly likely to start tonight’s Champions League Final for PSG against Bayern Munich.

It kicks off in Lisbon at 20.00 UK time (19.00 GMT).

The 27-year-old has only played one full competitive match since February, the Coupe de la Ligue Final against Lyon on July 31.

He suffered a calf injury in training and missed the Champions League quarter-final with Atalanta, only playing seven minutes of the 3-0 semi-final victory over RB Leipzig.

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Friday August 21 2020
Mou and the Treble: 'Inter felt invincible'

Former Inter coach Jose Mourinho admitted the Nerazzurri ‘felt invincible’ before playing Bayern Munich in the Champions League Final 10 years ago.

The Portuguese Tottenham coach spoke to DAZN ahead of the Champions League Final between Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich and feels the German champions’ path has been similar to Inter’s legendary Treble season in 2019-20.

“Oh, it was a long time ago,” Mourinho told the broadcaster. “I think Thomas Müller is the only Bayern survivor from that match…

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Thursday August 20 2020
Orsato given Champions League Final

UEFA has given Italian referee Daniele Orsato the responsibility to oversee the Champions League Final between Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich.

Orsato will be the seventh Italian referee in a Champions League Final and the first since Rizzoli was in charge when Bayern beat Borussia Dortmund in 2012-13.

Lorenzo Manganelli and Alessandro Giallatini will be the 44-year-old’s assistants in Lisbon.

UEFA Champions League Final 2019-20 referees

Referee: Daniele Orsato (ITA)

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Wednesday August 19 2020
Rummenigge hails 'productive' Perisic

Bayern Munich President Karl-Heinz Rummenigge reveals Die Roten plan to discuss a permanent move for Ivan Perisic with Inter and hails the ‘reliable’ Croatian.

The German champions prepare to face Lyon in the semi-finals of the Champions League and Inter loanee Perisic has played a vital part in Bayern’s success this season.

President Rummenigge confirmed the winger has convinced the hierarchy at Allianz Arena in 2019-20 and reveals coach Hansi Flick is ‘counting on the lad’ for next season.

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