UEFA President Ceferin takes aim at ‘mad’ Premier League clubs over Europa League final complaints

UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin last night moved to defend the decision to award the Europa League final to Azerbaijan, whilst simultaneously taking aim at English clubs.

After a campaign packed with goals, drama and high-quality football all-round, Premier League giants Arsenal and Chelsea eventually emerged as the Europa League’s finest early last month, before going head-to-head in the tournament’s finale on the 29th of May.

Both sides headed into proceedings in search of their first silverware of the season, with Arsenal having required a win to secure Champions League football for next season.

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri, meanwhile, entered the clash with his sights firmly set on the first title of his managerial career.

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