- Title: Thousands of fans fill up central Cardiff
- Date: 3rd June 2017
- Summary: CARDIFF, WALES, UNITED KINGDOM (JUNE 3, 2017) (REUTERS) SOCCER FANS ON STREET BY CARDIFF CASTLE REAL MADRID FANS WALKING ON STREET / TWO REAL FANS PREDICTING THE SCORE, SAYING: "JUVENTUS 0. REAL MADRID 2." POLICE ESCORT FOR UEFA VEHICLE DRIVING PAST CASTLE FANS ON CASTLE STREET BLUE DRAGON AND CHAMPIONS LEAGUE TROPHY ON CASTLE TURRET FANS IN STREETS POLICE OFFICERS WALKING DOWN STREET POLICE OFFICERS STANDING ON PAVEMENT LABEL, READING: "POLICE" ON JACKET / PEOPLE WALKING ON HIGH STREET REAL MADRID BADGE ON FLAG / REAL MADRID FANS SINGING AND DANCING JUVENTUS AND REAL MADRID CLUB BADGES PRINTED ON HEAD OF BALD REAL MADRID FAN MAN WITH PRINTS ON HIS HEAD, WEARING A GARETH BALE SHIRT BANNER ON SIDE OF BUILDING NEXT TO NATIONAL STADIUM OF WALES WITH GARETH BALE AND MESSAGE, READING: "WELCOMES YOU TO CARDIFF" SIGNS ON EXTERIOR OF STADIUM, READING: "FINAL CARDIFF 2017" AND "UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE" YOUNG REAL MADRID FAN WAVING FLAG VARIOUS OF FANS WALKING ON STREET
- Embargoed: 17th June 2017 15:40
- Keywords: Real Madrid Juventus Cardiff Champions League
- Location: CARDIFF, WALES, UK
- City: CARDIFF, WALES, UK
- Country: United Kingdom
- Topics: Soccer,Sport
- Reuters ID: LVA0016JQ2YBR
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: With the hours counting down to the Champions League final, thousands of Real Madrid and Juventus fans were soaking in the atmosphere in Cardiff on Saturday (June 3).
Up to 170,000 people are expected to visit the Welsh capital over the weekend as Real Madrid seek to win back-to-back Champions League titles while Juventus are trying to win their first European trophy since 1996.
The match kicks off at 1845GMT.
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