UEFA President Alexander Ceferin highly evaluated NSK Olimpiyskiy, which will host the Champions League Final in 2018. This was written on the Facebook page of the Youth and Sports Minister Ihor Zhdanov.
"Together with UEFA President Alexander Ceferin and president of FFU (Foorball Federation of Ukraine) Andrii Pavelko we inspected NSC Olimpiyskiy. UEFA President got to know the sports complex infrastructure, examined the arena, visited the stands and basic premises of the stadium. I want to say that Alexander Ceferin gave a very high rating to the main arena of the country. He expressed assurance that the Final of the Champions League 2018 will be a real treat not only for Kyiv, but for the whole Ukraine," minister wrote.
Earlier, on September 15, 2016 UEFA chose Kyiv as a host for Champions League Finals 2017/2018. The final match of the prestigious club tournament in Europe will be held on Saturday, May 26 2018, at the NSC Olimpiyskiy stadium.