After having a spectacular end to the 2022-23 UEFA Europa League, another UEFA trophy will see its grand finale. The 2022-23 UEFA Conference Europa League will see Premier League club West Ham United go head-to-head with Italian club ACF Fiorentina. Neither side has won a European competition since the 1960s, but one of these two teams will make history as the second winner of the tertiary UEFA club tournament.
David Moyes-led West Ham United had a disappointing season. The English club has 11 wins, 7 draws and 20 losses in a total of 38 games. The London-based club has seen Said Benrahma and Jarred Bowen score 6 goals individually. While Michail Antonio, Lucas Paqueta and Declan Rice have scored 5, 4 and 4 goals apiece. While for ACF Fiorentina, Arthur Cabral and Nicolas Gonzalez are the highest goal scorers with 8 and 6 goals respectively.
The Hammers last reached a cup final in 2006, when they lost the FA Cup final to Liverpool, whereas Fiorentina were beaten by Inter Milan in the Coppa Italia showpiece in May.
The showdown between both the teams looks intense as both the teams will look to carve their club’s name on the illustrious trophy. In this article, we will explore the expected lineup, match timings, venue, live telecast and other team news.
All you need to know about the 2023 UEFA Conference Europa League final between West Ham and Fiorentina
When is the 2023 UEFA Conference Europa League happening?
The Europa Conference League final between West Ham United and ACF Fiorentina is scheduled to take place on June 8, 2023. Kickoff for the final will happen at 12:30 AM IST.
Who is playing in the 2023 UEFA Conference Europa League final?
The 2023 UEFA Conference Europa League final is happening between Premier League club West Ham United and Serie A club ACF Fiorentina.
How to watch the 2023 UEFA Conference Europa League final?
Sony Pictures Sports Network (Sony & Ten Channels) has the rights to show UEFA Conference Europa League matches in India. The UEFA Conference Europa League final will also be available on streaming mobile applications SonyLIV app and JioTV, allowing supporters to watch multiple games simultaneously and catch the replay of matches in their preferred language.
What is the head-t0-head record between the two teams?
Both the teams have clashed against each other thrice, with ACF Fiorentina winning twice and one no-result.
What is the expected lineup for the 2023 UEFA Conference Europa League final?
The expected lineup of West Ham United is as follows:
Alphonse Areola, Thilo Kehrer, Naif Aguerd, Kurt Zouma, Aaron Cresswell, Declan Rice, Tomas Soucek, Jarrod Bowen, Lucas Paquetá, Said Benrahma and Michail Antonio
The expected lineup of ACF Fiorentina is as follows:
Pietro Terracciano, Dodo, Lucas Martinez Quarta, Nikola Milenkovic, Cristiano Biraghi, Sofyan Amrabat, Rolando Mandragora, Jonathan Ikoné, Giacomo Bonaventura, Nicolás González and Arthur Cabral