Real Madrid-Eintracht Frankfurt (kick-off at 21) is a valid race for the UEFA Super Cup. The champions of Spain and Europe challenge the German club, winner of the Europa League. It is played atOlympic Stadium of Helsinki.
Ancelotti fielded the typical formation, leaving the new signings Rudiger and Tchouameni on the bench. On the other hand, Glasner has to do without Kosticwho did not travel with the team to Finland because he is ready to fly to Italy to undergo medical examinations and sign the contract with Juventus. On the bench are Gotze and the former AC Milan player Hauge.
The English Oliver referees, which has only one precedent with Real Madrid: the quarter-finals in the Champions League in 2018, when the Juventus goalkeeper Buffon defined him with “a garbage can instead of a heart”. The novelty is the semi-automatic offside with cameras capable of tracking 29 points on the body of each individual player: the new system has been tested in 188 matches and today makes its debut in an official match, to be then repeated in all Champions League matches.
REAL MADRID (4-3-3): Courtois; Carvajal, Militao, Alaba, Mendy; Kroos, Casemiro, Modric; Valverde, Benzema, Vinicius. (Available to Lunin, Vallejo, Nacho, Hazard, Asensio, Lucas Vazquez, Tchouameni, Ceballos, Rodrygo, Rudiger, Mariano Diaz, Camavinga). Herds Ancelotti.
EINTRACHT FRANKFURT (3-4-2-1): Trapp; Touré, Tuta, N’Dicka; Knauff, Sow, Rode, Lenz; Kamada, Lindstrom; Borré. (Available to Ramaj, Grahl, Smolcic, Jakic, Kolo Muani, Alidou, Hasebe, Alario, Chandler, Hauge, Gotze). Herds Glasner.