What did Sir Alex Ferguson say about the Champions League final?

What did Sir Alex Ferguson say about the Champions League final?

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What happened to Russia’s FieldTurf pitch?

The FieldTurf was removed after Russia’s UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying match against England on 17 October, but the first grass pitch laid was deemed to be too bumpy.

Who refereed the Champions League final?

The ball was unveiled at a ceremony in Moscow’s Manezhnaya Square, attended by UEFA General Secretary David Taylor, former Germany player and coach Franz Beckenbauer, final ambassador Rinat Dasayev and Russian Football Union president Vitaly Mutko. Ľuboš Micheľ refereed the final.

Who did Chelsea play in the Champions League semi-finals against?

Chelsea faced fellow English club Liverpool in the semi-finals. This was the fourth year in succession that these teams had met in the Champions League, following semi-final meetings in 2004–05 and 2006–07, and two group stage matches in 2005–06.