When is the 2017 Europa League final and where is it? – All the information

first_img Who will get their hands on the Europa League trophy? 2 The 2017 Europa League final is rapidly approaching, so talkSPORT brings you the lowdown on one of the biggest matches in club football…When is the 2017 Europa League final?This year’s Europa League final will take place on Wednesday, May 24, kicking off at 19:45 BST.Where is the 2017 Europa League final taking place?The chosen venue is the Friends Arena in Stockholm, home of Sweden’s national team.The 50,000-seater stadium was opened in 2012 and the first match played there was Sweden 4-2 England, where Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored all four of the hosts’ goals including THAT overhead kick – watch it hereClick here to see some of talkSPORT’s upcoming Europa League commentariesWho will be playing?Ajax will play Manchester United. Not only will the trophy be on offer, the winner will automatically qualify for the group stages of next season’s Champions League.The Dutch side booked their place after defeating Lyon 5-4 on aggregate in the semi-final – their first European final since 1996.Jose Mourinho’s Red Devils, meanwhile, made hard work of their last-four clash with Celta Vigo, beating the LaLiga side 2-1 on aggregate. At the time of writing, they will be without Eric Bailly, after the defender’s sending off v Celta. How can I follow it?The clash will be broadcast live on television or you can keep tuned via talkSPORT and talkSPORT.com. Check the website in the week up to the final for previews, on the night for a match report and post-match reaction and much, much more.Pictured: The Friends Arena will host the 2017 Europa League finallast_img

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