Roma and Feyenoord in the battle for the first trophy in the latest European competition

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The teams of Roma and Feyenoord tonight (21:XNUMX) at the stadium "Air Albania" in Tirana, will play in the first final of the newly formed European club competition, the Conference League.

Feyenoord is the last Dutch team to win a European trophy, winning the UEFA Cup in 2002, while Roma are still waiting for a European title.

Feyenoord led by Cyril Desserts has the best attack in the Conference League, and in the relegation to the final they managed to eliminate Partizan (5: 2,3: 1), Slavia Prague (3: 3,3: 1) and Olympique Marseille (3 : 2,0: 0).

- We have already made our fans proud, but our mission is not ready yet. "The most important match of the season awaits us, in which we will try to win and be the first winners of the trophy in this competition," said Feyenoord coach Arne Slot.

Roma, who won first place in Group C, were more successful in the knockout phase than Vitesse (1: 0,1: 1), Bodo / Glit (1: 2,4: 0) and Leicester (1: 0,1: 1). ).

The trump card of the "Roman wolf" on the field is Tami Abraham who is the best scorer of the team this season with 30 goals, while on the bench sits Jose Mourinho, the coach who knows how to win trophies. With a possible victory, the Portuguese has a chance to become the first coach who managed to triumph in all competitions under the UEFA cap, with Porto and Inter triumphing in the Champions League, while with Porto and Manchester United he lifted the trophy in the Europa League.

- The chances in the final are always 50-50, but we will do everything to be 51-49 in our favor. But we have to do it with a good game on the field. - The final in the Conference League is for us like playing a final in the Champions League and that is why we will do everything to make us happy in the end - says Mourinho.

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