Europa League Final Video – Chelsea v Benfica in The Race in Amsterdam

Europa League Race Trophy

Ahead of the Europa League Final between Chelsea and Benfica in Amsterdam tonight, UEFA has launched an all-action video called ‘The Race’- and are big fans!

The video sees devoted Chelsea and Benfica fans competing in a series of head-to-head challenges across the streets of Amsterdam in an attempt to win the ultimate UEFA Europa League prize…

The Race began with the fans trying to find one of 193 balls, one for every team to compete in the UEFA Europa League, that were released in the heart of Amsterdam.

Once the ball with their team crest was found, the Chelsea and Benfica fans set off across the city with a soccer skills expert in tow to compete a series of challenges, from hitting targets across the canals to racing through the streets of Amsterdam on a tandem bikes.

Europa League Race

The final challenge was to get to the Amsterdam ArenA and lift the UEFA Europa League trophy and be handed the match day ticket (by Patrick Kluivert) before the rival fans beat them to it.

Who do you think will win the Europa League – Chelsea or Benfica? Let us know in the comments section below or on our Twitter and Facebook pages.

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