Champions League final venues announced by UEFA until 2025 – including Wembley

The Champions League final hosts – up until 2025 – have been announced by UEFA, and despite the Euro 2020 incidents, Wembley has been selected as host of the 2024 iteration.

The Euro 2020 final, hosted at Wembley, was overshadowed by crowd troubles and ticketless fans attempting to storm into the stadium to watch the footballing showpiece.

The incidents are rumoured to have landed a significant blow for England's hopes to host the 2030 World Cup.

However, Wembley has still be selected to host the showpiece, 13 years after it last hosted Europe's premier game in 2013 between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich.

The last time the Champions League final was at Wembley, viewers were treated to an excellent match between the two best sides in Europe at the time.

Arjen Robben, who retired on Friday, was able to break the stalemate with an excellent solo goal deep into the clash.

The Champions League hasn't returned to Wembley since; instead, it has travelled to the Estadio da Luz, twice, the San Siro, which is soon to be demolished, and Millennium Stadium, among others.

Wembley has hosted the Champions League final twice in the modern era – in 2013 and 2011 – with the 1992 final between Barcelona and Sampdoria, hosted at the old Wembley, being one year before the format changed.

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Meanwhile, Istanbul's Ataturk Stadium has been selected for the 2023 iteration, after twice having the final stripped due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

The Saint Petersburg Stadium, in Russia, will host next season's clash whilst Bayern's Allianz Arena will play host to the 2025 edition.

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