European Super Cup at Real Madrid

HELSINKI (FINLAND) – It goes bad the first Eintracht without Kostic, the European Super Cup is for Real Madrid. Alaba’s goal in the first half and the usual seal of Benzema in the second half, more and more number one candidate for the next Ballon d’Or, they stretch Glasner’s team and give to Ancelotti the 23rd title of his coaching career (Lucescu 34, Guardiola 31, Mourinho 26), the 9th Uefa trophy (7 for Ferguson and Trapattoni) and the fourth European Super Cup (record, Guardiola follows at 3). It ends 2-0, the decisive stamp of Karim “The Dream” that extinguishes any hope of a comeback from Eintracht and that with this goal overtakes Raul in the Blancos all-time top scorers (324, Cristiano Ronaldo at the top at 450). Now the goal of Real is the “Sextete”: to win all six cups offered by the season. The start looks promising.

Real Madrid-Eintracht Frankfurt score

Eintracht without Kostic, Ancelotti does not change

For this unprecedented confrontation between Real Madrid and Eintracht in the European Super Cup, the German coach, Glasner, cannot count on Kostic, destined for Juve. Ancelotti does not change and relies on the eleven who gave him the Champions League against Liverpool: usual trident with Valverde, Benzema and Vinicius. The new signings Tchouameni and Rudiger start from the bench.

Great party in Helsinki for the European Super Cup between Real and Eintracht

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Great party in Helsinki for the European Super Cup between Real and Eintracht

Unlock Alaba

Real dribbles and Eintracht covers itself, waiting for the gates to restart. The first chance of the match arrives right on a counterattack that the Germans launch after the high recovery of the ball, but Kamada is hypnotized by Courtois, decisive. On the other hand it is miraculous Tuta, which in a slide almost saves on the line Vinicius placed in goal, with Trapp beaten and pardoned by his defender. Eintracht relaxes well when it finds space and with Knauff worries Courtois once again, but in the 37th minute he collects the 1-0: Trapp deflects Vinicius’s shot for a corner, from the corner Casemiro plays on the bank for Alaba who, with an empty net, unlocks the game. Before the interval Benzema has the chance of doubling, but he wastes it by kicking out of nothing.

Alaba and Benzema roll out Eintracht: Real Madrid wins the Super Cup

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Alaba and Benzema roll out Eintracht: Real Madrid wins the Super Cup

Benzema, goal and overtaking to Raul: Super Cup to Real

It starts again without changes and with Trapp’s super reflex that says no to Vinicius’s deflected shot. Glasner enters both Kolo Muani and Gotzebut Real to become dangerous again with Casemiro, who hits the crossbar from the distance. At 65 ‘here is the 2-0 than usual Benzema: Vinicius assist and first intention winning thrust of the number one candidate for the next Golden Ball (overtaking Raul, 324 goals in the white jersey). It is the goal that cuts Eintracht’s legs, extinguishing any hope of a comeback. Not even the inclusion by Glasner of another striker as Alario changes the fate of the match, Real Madrid celebrates, which closes with new signings Rudiger and Tchouameni on the pitch.

Gioia Ancelotti: Real Madrid raises its 5th Super Cup

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Gioia Ancelotti: Real Madrid raises its 5th Super Cup

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David Martin is the lead editor for Spark Chronicles. David has been working as a freelance journalist.

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