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Aston Villa will host the Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea at Villa Park on May 29;

an all-Premier League final is currently scheduled for Istanbul on May 29; international travel from the UK may be permitted beginning May 17.

Aston Villa has approached the FA and UEFA with a proposal to host the Champions League final at Villa Park, avoiding the need for 8,000 English fans to fly to Istanbul for the match.

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Political pressure is mounting for the game to be moved to England now that Manchester City and Chelsea have been announced as the finalists.

For such a large case, Villa Park is currently not up to UEFA standards; the press box, media facilities, and camera positions will all need to be heavily modified, but those improvements are still being assessed.

Source: skysports
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