Timo Werner moved to the English premier league side, Chelsea this summer in a contract worth £47.5 million. And his german team has now qualified for the champions league semi-final that will be played 8 august.
The German international scored a total of 34 goals for Leipzig in the 2019/20 season and has also participated in the champions league with the club. However, Werner will only watch from far away as his former team progress through the champions league last four. Meanwhile, Chelsea was knocked out from the champions league by Bayern Munich in the round of 16 stages.
There have been speculations and questions fans have been asking. “If Leipzig qualifies to the final stage and wins the champions league trophy, will Timo Werner be given a medal?
Will Timo Werner receive a champions league medal if Leipzig wins the champions league?
The answer is, probably. Werner could be given a medal if the german team wins the champions league. he has made eight European appearances for the German club before he was transferred to Chelsea.
The UEFA rule for awarding winners medal has no steady option. However, the club can make the final decision on which player gets individual honors.
According to one section of the UEFA rule, The victorious team is presented with 40 gold medals and the runner up with 40 silver medals. There might not be additional medals.
There is no rule that says the amount of appearance a player must make in the competition before the player can earn a medal. Unlike the premier league which states that a player must make at least 5 matches before they can qualify for the Premier League medal. Formerly, it was 10 match appearances.
Werner completed his contract with Chelsea before the end of the 2019/2020 champions league season finished. Werner made an impact during the champions league with Leipzig after he scored four goals in eight matches. And he stands a chance of getting a champions league winners medal. However, it only depends on the club if he would be given a champions leagues medal