The match will be held with the public and in total 33% of the stadium’s capacity has been enabled for the English fans
The 12,000 English fans who will enter Porto’s Dragao Stadium to witness tonight (21:00 CET) the final of the Champions League between Manchester City and Chelsea they are arriving at Porto airport between strong security measures, until completing the 80 flights scheduled for today.
From ten o’clock (local time), planes coming from Manchester and London They land at the Sá Carneiro airport and, once there, the supporters are led according to the team they follow, in order to prevent the fans of the respective clubs from mixing.
If the fan is the Manchester City fan, the security forces lead him to the Alfándega area, where he will remain until, later, the entire crowd is oriented towards the stadium.
On the contrary, the followers of the London team are transferred, after landing, to the central area of Avenida de los Aliados, from where they will be transported to the stadium.
In the first flights that have landed this Saturday, the fans have not raised any problem and tranquility reigns at the Sá Carneiro airport.
The biggest complications took place last night in the areas of La Ribeira – next to the Duero River – as hundreds of followers crowded without distancing, between chants and without masks. In addition to the excessive consumption of beer.
At dawn, little by little, they left the party areas and returned to their respective hotels.
The match will be held with the public and a total of 33% of the stadium’s capacity has been enabled for the English fans, so that the final of the Champions League will be witnessed by 16,500 people.