The venue for the highly anticipated Super Cup final match between Turkish football giants Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe has been confirmed. The fierce derby will be played in the capital city of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh.
Galatasaray, the champions of the Süper Lig, will clash with Fenerbahçe, the winners of the Ziraat Turkey Cup, in the Super Cup final. While there was much speculation about the location of the match, reports have now confirmed that it will be held in Riyadh.
According to Umut Eken, the News Director of Fanatik, the Super Cup Final between Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe will take place in Riyadh’s King Fahd Stadium, which boasts a seating capacity of 60,000.
Although the match was initially scheduled for December 29th, both Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe are reportedly not in favor of this date. If both teams maintain their stance, the date of the big match might be subject to change.