Borussia Dortmund and FC Bayern München have confirmed details of their media open days prior to this season’s UEFA Champions League final, to be played at Wembley on Saturday 25 May.
Borussia Dortmund (for administrative purposes the “home” team of the final) will hold their media open day on Wednesday 15 May. The day will start at 10:00 at the BVB Stadion Dortmund with a series of press conferences: head coach Jürgen Klopp at 10:00, CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke and sports director Michael Zorc at 10:45, captain Sebastian Kehl and goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller at 11:30, and İlkay Gündoğan and Mats Hummels at 12:15. Translation will be provided in English and German.
A fully open training session will be held at 15:30 at the Dortmund-Brackel training ground, Adi-Preißler-Allee, 44309 Dortmund.
Media wishing to attend should send an email to Pressestelle@bvb.de with the names of the persons attending and the media sector (TV, radio, written press, photo, etc.). The deadline is 14:00 on Thursday 9 May. Replies will only be sent in the event of cancellation.
FC Bayern München’s media open day will take place at the Fussball Arena München on Tuesday 14 May. The day will start with a fully open training session at 10:00. From 12:00, head coach Jupp Heynckes will be available to all media in a press conference, followed by players Philipp Lahm, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Thomas Müller and Arjen Robben. Translation will be provided in English and German.
Media wishing to attend should complete and send the following form to the club press office before the deadline of 15:00 on Friday 10 May: http://www.fcbayern.telekom.de/media/native/live/akkreditierung_mediaday.pdf
The two clubs have also announced their pre-match media activity at Wembley Stadium on Friday 24 May.
FC Bayern München will hold their press conference with Jupp Heynckes and two players at 16:30, followed by a fully open training session at 17:30. Borussia Dortmund will hold their press conference with Jürgen Klopp and two players at 18:30, followed by a fully open training session at 19:00.
All times are local time. UK time is CET-1.
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