New sanction against Russia following the war launched in Ukraine. UEFA has decided to cancel the 2023 UEFA Super Cup which was originally scheduled to take place at Kazan Arena, home of Rubin Kazan. The meeting will finally take place in Greece.
“The match will be played at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium in the Greek capital on Wednesday August 16 at 9:00 p.m.,” UEFA announced in a press release. The Georgios Karaiskakis stadium is that of Olympiakos which is based in the area of Piraeus, the port of Athens.