12 February 2013
Five hundred communications media representatives from all corners of the globe have been accredited to cover Real Madrid v Manchester United. 400 print journalists and 105 photographers, the maximum capacity that the Santiago Bernabéu stadium can accommodate, with a total of 220 communications media from most of Europe, Africa, the US, the UAE, Japan, China, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, India and Israel who do not want to miss the Champions League last sixteen first leg match between two of the best teams in Europe.
The last training session held by the Whites reflected the massive impact of this match in the media; it was covered by over a hundred sports media. 220 are accredited for tomorrow’s game: 99 are Spanish and 121 are from abroad. It will be covered live by 40 television channels and 16 radio stations. This promises to be the best match of the Champions League final sixteen stage and a great media spectacle.