UEFA Women’s Champions League Final will be played in Ukraine for the first time in 2017/18.
UEFA has announced that the 2017/18 Women’s Champions League Final will be contested at Valeriy Lobanovskiy Dynamo Stadium in Kyiv, Ukraine, on 24 May 2018.
Last Thursday 1 June 2017, the French champions, Olympique Lyonnais lifted their fourth European trophy in Cardiff in front of 22,433 fans.
Who will be competing at the Valeriy Lobanovskiy Dynamo Stadium in 2018 for the title? The stadium itself is home to Dynamo Kyiv, although they now play their biggest matches at NSK Olimpiyskyi, which will be the venue for the men’s Champions League Final two days after. Below are the key tournament dates released by UEFA.
UEFA Women’s Champions League – Road to Kyiv
Qualifying round draw: 23 June
Qualifying round: 22–27 August
Round of 32 draw: 1 September
Round of 32: 4/5 & 11/12 October
Round of 16 draw: 16 October
Round of 16: 8/9 & 15/16 November
Quarter-final & semi-final draw: 24 November
Quarter-finals: 21/22 & 28/29 March
Semi-finals: 21/22 & 28/29 April
The Final: 24 May 2018, Valeriy Lobanovskiy Dynamo Stadium, Kyiv
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