The logos of the men's and women's UEFA Champions League finals 2018 were presented at the NSC Olympiyskiy
Today, on December 12, 2017 the logos and trophies of the men's and women's UEFA Champions League finals 2018 were presented at the main sports and cultural arena of Ukraine the NSC Olympiyskyi.
The final matches will be held in Ukraine. This historical decision for Ukraine was made by the UEFA Executive Committee on September 15, 2016 in Athens.
Logotype: the NSC Olympiyskyi Stadium and its sign and unforgettable domes of light became a true urban bait and decorations of Kyiv landscape.
The NSC Olympiyskyi will host the most important match, whe the fans from all over the world will get the possibility to se thw winner of the biggest trophy in European club football.
Ukrainian national colors, light yellow and blue are inscribed in the history of our country forever and are the main components of the Flag of Ukraine. They are honored in all the corners of our majestic, ancient and, at the same time, young and dynamic country.
Cups: The Cup is given for the victory in the UEFA Champions League, it’s weigh is 7.5 kilograms and a height is about 73.5 centimeters. The trophy was created by Bern jeweler Yurge Stadelman.
The UEFA Champions League Women's Cup weigh is 10 pounds and heigh is 60 centimeters.
Speakers: Andriy PAVELKO – the President of the Football Federation of Ukraine, Vitaliy KLITSCHKO – the Mayor of Kyiv, Andriy SHEVCHENKO – the head coach of the national team of Ukraine and ambassador of the UEFA Champions League final, Iya ANDRUSCHAK – player of the national football team of Ukraine, ambassador of the UEFA Women's Champions League final.
Iya Andrushchak is a player of the national team of Ukraine, who has repeatedly participated in the battles of the Women's Champions League. The midfielder of the "blue-yellow" played for the Chernihiv "Legend" and Kharkiv "Zhytlobud-1", scored two goals in nine CL matches. "Of course, I'm very glad that I have the privilege to represent all Ukrainian women's football and to be the ambassador of the women's Champions League final. It is a great festive for the whole women's soccer community. I invite everyone who loves football! Not only women, but also men and boys to support the teams that will come together for the final of the competition ", - Iya Andrushchak said.
Andriy Shevchenko is the best scorer of the national team of Ukraine in its history, the first Ukrainian who won the Champions League in 2003, as part of the Italian AC Milano. In addition, the forward became three times the best scorer of the tournament. The national team coach was recognized as the best football player of Ukraine for six times. Andriy Shevchenko heads the national team of Ukraine since July 15, 2016,.
"It is a great honor for me to be the UEFA Ambassador to the 2017/18 Champions League final. To win this tournament was my dream, and it came true. My hometown Kyiv will host the decisive match of the biggest club tournament in Europe for the first time. The NSC Olimpiysiy is the stadium where I started and finished my player's career. I am convinced that the Ukrainian Champions League final will be unforgettable for all its participants and spectators and will be a great advertisement for the progress of our country ", - Andriy Shevchenko said.
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Press-service of NSC "Olimpiyskiy"