Club football’s biggest match will pit two sides of completely contrasting styles against each other, making this Champions League final one of the most intriguing in recent years.
Although both Barcelona and Juventus will be united in their desire to be crowned champions, their approach among many other things that will be discussed in this detailed preview, could not be more dissimilar.
The reason this match promises to be such a spectacle is due to the massive contrast between the two clubs. Barcelona have blitzed their way past any and every opponent put in front of them whilst Juventus have relied on a series of solid displays to secure their place in the final.
To frame this article, of which the differences between the two teams is the focus, I have found a table of statistics taken from the official UEFA website to hammer home my point about this final being a clash of two entirely different entities. You can view them here.
Eddie Hearn would have a field day promoting this. There are so many different ways you can spin it, with the statistics above only revealing a small part of why this final is so fascinating.
In this preview I’ll be channelling the inner silver tongued boxing promoter within in me, highlighting all the small battles set to take place within the war that is the Champions League final itself.
Interested? Click the begin slideshow button to see the factors I believe will have a lasting impact on the outcome the game!