Football fans can watch Liverpool take on Real Madrid in special screenings of the UEFA Champions League final across the city next weekend.
While many fans will no doubt fly to France to see the game in person, others who can’t make the trip will be looking for another way to see Liverpool take on Real Madrid for the title.
Bars and restaurants across the city have been busy planning big events to celebrate the game, from the fan park at the M&S Bank Arena to barbecues and giant screens at outdoor cafes.
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The big match will take place on Saturday May 28 in Paris, with kick-off at 8 p.m. Below we’ve taken a look at some of the places fans can watch the match at Liverpool.
M&S Bank Arena
A major screening is planned at the M&S Bank Arena, in association with BT Sport. The event will offer standing and seated tickets for £15 for adults and £5 for under-16s, who must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets for the event will be electronic tickets.
Seats within the seating area will be allocated at the time of booking and customers are advised that it is not possible to seat different bookings together. Tickets are available here.
The Sandon Complex, a stone’s throw from Anfield and popular with LFC fans, is hosting a ‘football festival’ to celebrate the Champions League final. The party will include entertainment, live music, food and drink for fans to enjoy while watching the all-important final between Liverpool and Real Madrid on the large outdoor screen.
Tickets cost £10 per person and can be purchased here. The Champions League final will take place on May 28 from 2 p.m. to 1 a.m. All ages are welcome.
Sefton Park Cricket Club
Sefton Park Cricket Club will show a game on a huge outdoor screen, with DJs playing all the best LFC songs. First-time tickets to the screening are priced at £13.50 with all tickets including a two-week subscription to Sefton Park Cricket Club.
Fans under 18 must be accompanied by an adult and tickets are £6. Children under five enjoy free entry.
Second exit tickets are priced at £16.88 and the third ticket will cost £20.25. The screening at Sefton Park Cricket Club will open at 6pm and will last until 11.30pm, last entry is at 7pm. Buy your tickets here.
Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa, where LFC celebrated winning the Premier League in 2020, is showing the match as part of a ticketed event. The screening will take place in the Ambassador Suite on site.
The match will be shown on two large screens, with a barbecue served from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tickets cost £20 per person and drink packages are available to purchase. The event is for reservations only, which can be made by emailing [email protected] or by phone on 01704 875 699. Doors open from 5pm.
The bus station
Cains Brewery Village Bus Yard is hosting an all day street party to celebrate the Champions League Final. The match will be shown on a giant screen, with DJs and food and drink available throughout the day.
There will also be pre- and post-match parties and live music. Tickets cost £20 per person and include a pint and a chicken burger, although alternatives are available for dietary requirements.
You can book tickets here.
24 kitchen street
24 Kitchen Street in the city center is also hosting a screening of the Champions League final. The event will include a barbecue, music and plenty of drinks to take away.
The match will be shown on seven screens spread over two floors. Tickets are priced at £22.40 and are selling out fast. You can buy yours here.
Meraki in Liverpool city center is hosting a grand screening of the game on May 28. There will be two rooms with screens to watch the game, as well as a huge video wall in the beer garden.
The event takes place from 6pm – late, with last entry at 7:30pm. Tickets cost £22.25 and are available here.
love and rockets
Lark Lane’s Love and Rockets are hosting a ‘massive watch party’ for the game. There will be a limited number of places for the walk-ins but you will need a ticket for guaranteed entry.
Tables are not guaranteed with admission, so fans are advised to arrive early to secure their seats. Plenty of standing space will also be available.
Tickets are priced at £9 per person and entry is from 2pm, with last entry at 6pm. Food will be available until early evening, but bar snacks are available at all times. You can book tickets here.
Liberty in the City Center hosts “Spectrum Presents Champions League Final Fever”. The rooftop bar will be transformed into an outdoor party to celebrate the game.
The event will feature a giant screen to watch the game, plus pre- and post-game music from Kieran Gilfoyle, Danny Black and Andy Mac. The event will take place from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Tickets are priced at £27.75. You can buy yours here.
Downtown bar Dirty O’Sheas is showing the game on all three floors with full commentary. The bar only accepts dates, so fans are encouraged to arrive early to secure a seat.
Dirty O’Sheas will be open from 12 p.m. to 4 a.m.
The Concert Square Soho bar is also showing the Champions League final. The event is free-entry, with seats allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
The bar only accepts walk-ins.
Fans can watch the big game on a giant screen in the Red Rum Garden at Aintree Racecourse. Throughout the day there will also be a range of food outlets and bars.
The event is standing only. Doors open at 6 p.m. before kick-off at 8 p.m. Doors close at 10:30 p.m.
Tickets cost £10 per person and are available here.
There are also a number of venues hosting events that are fully booked, but waiting lists are available for those hoping to secure a last-minute spot. You can find them here.
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