Half-time here in the UEFA Champions League final and there is nothing to separate the two sides.
The action gets underway at the Stade de France as Liverpool and Real Madrid battle it out for Champions League glory!
Further delays to kick-off in Paris. Here is more reaction from Richard Keys and Co. ahead of the UEFA Champions League final:
There are reports emerging that Liverpool fans are being teargassed outside the ground. Further updates as we receive them …
An update on the issues outside the ground and the delay to kick off here in Paris. It appears certain gates are closed and fans are unable to get in.
Will it be the comeback kings or the mentality monsters who prevail at the Stade de France? Watch the UEFA Champions League final LIVE on beIN SPORTS!
Just 15 minutes to go until kick off at the Stade de France!
Míchel Salgado is backing Real Madrid to get the job done tonight! Real Madrid are aiming to win the European Cup / UEFA Champions League for a record-extending 14th time, which would then be twice as many as any other team (7, AC Milan).
Tonight’s finalists Real Madrid were long seen as the most likely destination for Kylian Mbappe until his Parc des Princes contract unveiling … Arsène Wenger weighs in on his decision to remain with the Parisians.
Carrie Brown is joined by former Liverpool man Luis Garcia for a look ahead to tonight’s UEFA Champions League final!
Slight delay for the Liverpool coach as reported by beIN SPORTS ‘Carrie Brown – Klopp clearly not stressing.
One hour until kick off at the Stade de France! Why not check out our match preview while you are waiting …?
Always a pleasure to hear the thoughts of Le Professeur! Will Real Madrid’s experience in the squad be the telling difference against Liverpool?
The Liverpool team news is in! Good news for Reds fans as Thiago and Fabinho both start for Jurgen Klopp’s side.
Who will be joining us for all the buildup to tonight’s showdown in Paris? Richard Keys and Andy Gray are joined by Arsene Wenger and Marcel Desailly as we gear up for Liverpool vs Real Madrid.
Six-time winners Liverpool take on record 13-time winners Real Madrid and kick off is fast approaching! Who are you backing to lift the Champions League trophy this evening? Vote in our poll below:
This should get Real Madrid fans and Los Blancos enthusiasts in the mood for tonight’s final in Paris!
Of course the Liverpool fans are in fine voice for their Egyptian king!
beIN SPORTS ‘Carrie Brown and Jason McAteer take a closer look at what is sure to be a fascinating battle between Trent Alexander-Arnold and Vinicius Junior!
The Liverpool fans certainly look right up for it! Will this be the starting XI we see tonight …?
Liverpool Predicted Team:
Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Konate, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Thiago; Salah, Mane, Diaz
Real Madrid have announced their team news early ahead of tonight’s encounter …
Real Madrid (4-3-3) Courtois; Carvajal, Eder Militao, Alaba, Mendy; Kroos, Casemiro, Modric; Valverde, Benzema, Vinicius Jr.
Substitutes: Lunin, Hazard, Nacho, Asensio, Marcelo, Lucas Vazquez, Bale, Dani Ceballos, Rodrygo, Camavinga, Isco, Mariano.
Good evening and welcome to tonight’s live blog ahead of the UEFA Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid at the Stade de France. We will be bringing you updates throughout the evening on both our website and official social media channels!
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