UEFA Europa League 2013 Final:
Chelsea vs FC Benfica:
DATE AND TIME: 15th May 2013 – 8:45 PM BST
VENUE: Amsterdam Arena, Holland
Chelsea won the Semifinal of the Europa League when they went on to beat FC Basel 6-3 on aggregate over the two legs, while FC Benfica beat Fenerbahçe in the 2nd leg by 3-1 and secure the passage to the UEFA Europa League final which will be taking place in Amsterdam Arena on 15th May around 10 days before the Champions League final.
Chelsea are of course Champions League winners from the last year, can become the first team in the recent history to win back to back European trophies if they can clinch the Europa League against Benfica which is going to be a massive match between two of the best performing sides in this year’s competition.
This final will be played in Amsterdam Arena, the historic venue for the Dutch National side and the Ajax football club, it will be a massive game for Chelsea who after a difficult hard season can get their hands on the Europa League while Benfica has always been there and about in this competition so predicting a result in this one is anybody’s guess. Chelsea were humbled by last year’s Europa League winners Atletico Madrid when they were beaten 4-0 as Falcao scored an hattrick in the European Cup winners cup last year.
Chelsea vs Benfica Tickets for the Europa League Final
We will have the information about how to buy tickets for this year’s final. Many Chelsea fans from England and around the world will be looking to get to the final and for them we will put together a guide to how to buy cheap tickets for the competition.
CHELSEA VS BENFICA FULL MATCH HIGHLIGHTS