On Tuesday 13th/Aug/2019, Chelsea players namely Cesar Azpilicueta,Olivier Giroud ,N’Golo Kante and Mateo Kovacic met children from the Turkish Sports Federation for the Physically Disabled, who will also take part in today’s(Wednesday) opening ceremony, as part of a special UEFA initiative.
This took place during Chelsea’s open training session at Istanbul’s Vodafone Park as Frank Lampard and his players prepared for tonight’s game, and as you can see in the photo below, it was an incredible experience for everybody involved.
Remember, each year at the Super Cup, UEFA and its participating teams help highlight a particular cause, charity or disability. This year, amputee children from Istanbul will receive the chance to perform at the opening ceremony, but these lucky youngsters have already been able to enjoy an experience they will never forget.
The major three key battles in this Super Cup final are;
Virgil van Dijk v Olivier Giroud
Jordan Henderson v Jorginho
Sadio Mane v Cesar Azpilicueta