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UEFA Europa League finalists confirm media activities

022 - Teams to meet the international media
Published: Monday 6 May 2013, 14.23CET

SL Benfica and Chelsea FC have confirmed details of their media open days prior to this season’s UEFA Europa League final, to be played at the Amsterdam ArenA on Wednesday 15 May.

SL Benfica (for administrative purposes the ‘home’ team in Amsterdam) will hold their media open day on Wednesday 8 May at the Caixa training ground in Seixal.

The day will start at 15:15 with a press conference with coach Jorge Jesus. A mixed zone with players will then be held at 16:00, followed by a fully open training session at 17:00. Media wishing to attend are not required to register in advance but should show a media ID upon arrival.

Chelsea FC will hold their media open day on Thursday 9 May at the Chelsea FC Training Ground, 60-64 Stoke Road, Stoke D'Abernon, Cobham, Surrey KT11 3PT.

The day will begin with a fully open training session at 11:00, followed by a mixed zone with players. Rafael Benitez will then hold a press conference at 13:30. Media wishing to attend are not required to register in advance but should show a media ID upon arrival.

The two clubs have also announced their pre-match media activity at the Amsterdam ArenA on Tuesday 14 May.

SL Benfica will hold their press conference at 17:15, followed by a fully open training session from 18:00 – 19:00.

Chelsea FC will hold their press conference at 19:00, followed by a fully open training session from 19:30 – 20:30.

Media activities taking place in the Amsterdam ArenA are accessible only to media accredited to the UEFA Europa League final.

All times are local time. UK and Portuguese time is CET-1.

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