Prague — The Champions League final will be played in Wales
for the first time in 2017 at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium.
The 74,500-seat venue was awarded the hosting rights by
UEFA's executive committee at a meeting in Prague.
The decision comes after last year's unsuccessful bid by the
Welsh capital to secure matches at the pan-continent 2020 European
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Stockholm also missed out on Euro 2020 matches, but UEFA
decided to give the Europa League in May 2017 to Friends Arena.
The 2017 Super Cup between the winners of the two UEFA club
competitions will be in Skopje, Macedonia, at Philip II Arena.
In 2016, the Champions League final will be at Milan's San
Siro, and the Europa League final at St. Jakob-Park in the Swiss city of Basel.
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