The players are out, the opening ceremony is done and dusted and we are just moments away from kick-off. The match featured Spanish side Real Madrid, the title holders and winners of the 2016–17 UEFA Champions League, and English side Manchester United, the winners of the 2016–17 UEFA Europa League. A maiden Europa League triumph, over Ajax in Stockholm, booked United's spot in a fourth Super Cup, against Real Madrid on 8 August 2017. We want to get ourselves out of this. The Red Devils are looking to win … Clément Turpin (France) Real Madrid vs Manchester United UEFA Super Cup 2017 Date: Tuesday, 8th August 2017 Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET Venue: Philip II Arena, Skopje (Macedonia). "There is a difference of quality. [13] Isco made it 2–0 in the 52nd minute when he side-footed the ball into the bottom corner of the net from six yards after a pass from Gareth Bale. Madrid have most of the possession, with Isco and Bale free to flitter off Benzema and hunt for space in behind the wingbacks. The remaining tickets were allocated to the local organising committee, UEFA and national associations, commercial partners and broadcasters. He misses so much football it's untrue and when you think of Ronaldo and Messi, they play every week. Their starting XI tomorrow night might not be a lot different from the 4-1 victory over Juventus in May. Are you sure you want to delete this comment? 2017–18 Manchester United F.C. Hate to see that. Find Man Utd kits, jerseys, shirts, classic Manchester United kits, and more Man United merchandise. Real Madrid eased to a 2-1 victory over Manchester United to win the Super Cup on Tuesday, with goals in each half from Casemiro and Isco. MANCHESTER UNITED have congratulated Real Madrid on their Champions League win last night - and are already thinking about the UEFA Super Cup. The Jose Mourinho’s players played very well, but Los Blancos were the better team. The 2017 UEFA Super Cup between Real Madrid and Manchester United will be played at the National Arena Filip II in Skopje, Macedonia, and kicks off at 20:45 CEST on Tuesday 8 August 2017. - Eight of the last nine Super Cup finals have been won by Spanish sides – Barcelona (2009, 2011 and 2015), Atletico Madrid (2010 and 2012) and Real Madrid (2014, 2016 and 2017). [7], While the two teams had never met in the Super Cup, they had met 10 times in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League; Real Madrid had the advantage in the teams' previous meetings, with four wins, four draws and two losses. The Skopje heatwave isn't helping all that much but as yet there's not been a huge amount of intent from either side. MANCHESTER UNITED will take on Real Madrid in the Uefa Super Cup following their Europa League triumph. Jose Mourinho: "We are going to try [to win]. He was probably through on goal mind. Some interesting comments from Man United great Paul Scholes on BT Sport as to why Gareth Bale is still struggling to reach the absolute pinnacle of sport. Seven named substitutes, of which up to three may be used. The match was played at the Philip II Arena in Elenito Di Liberatore (Italy) Manchester United, as winners of the 2016–17 UEFA Europa League faced Real Madrid, winners of the... Premier League. 6 mins: The terms of this game are set rather as we expected. 18 mins: Casemiro is the man of the moment just now. The Premier League season began on 11 August 2017 and concluded on 13 May 2018. *Scroll down for the latest updates on Ronaldo’s 2017 UEFA Super Cup appearance. "They've played every week for the last 10 years. "But the reason he's not at the minute is that the lad just can't stay fit. 2 mins: An early reminder of why Matic might be worth £40m even after just turning 29 as he tracks Bale and pumps the ball out for a corner on the byline. Michael Carrick played... EFL Cup. When United win it back they look for pace, hitting long balls over the top for Mkhitaryan and Lukaku to chase. Kick-off: Manchester United get the ball rolling, with Madrid in their change black shirt. "I can't remember the last time he played a full season. Fourth official:[2] He wins a header on the edge of the box ahead of goalkeeper Navas and Ramos but there's no-one to challenge for his early flick. I keep saying that. anchester United were outclassed at times as Real Madrid won the Uefa Super Cup to give Jose Mourinho food for thought at the start of his second season in the hot seat. [10][11], The Philip II Arena was announced as the final venue on 30 June 2015, following the decision of the UEFA Executive Committee meeting in Prague, Czech Republic. season UEFA Super Cup. Casemiro put the reigning European champions in front on 24 minutes on a steamy summer's night in the Balkans and Isco doubled their lead seven minutes into the second half after a one-two with Gareth Bale. JavaScript is … - Manchester United have now lost their last three UEFA Super Cup finals (1999, 2008 and 2017), winning their other final in 1991. In the very beginning of the game, Manchester United looked better than Real Madrid. "We can’t be satisfied. Manchester United flew out to Skopje on Monday morning to face Real Madrid in the Super Cup final.. First he clips a header against the bar from a corner then picks up a dreadful clearance outside the area, slapping a low shot wide from a similar position to where he scored against Juventus in the Champions League. Scholes says it is largely down to injuries and he might just have a point. Zinedine Zidane: "The feeling isn’t good [during pre-season]. 12 mins: Fair to say this game is being played with Community Shield levels of zip and vigour. SuperCupNI 2017: Newcastle United and Manchester United among the day two winners On another goal-filled day at the tournament, Man United also picked up another victory Share If Gareth's going to get to that level he needs to just stay fit.". United … The 2017 UEFA Super Cup was the 42nd edition of the UEFA Super Cup, an annual football match organised by UEFA and contested by the reigning champions of the two main European club competitions, the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League. Man Utd 1 (Lukaku 62') - 2 (Casemiro 24', Isco 52') Real Madrid T he Uefa Super Cup is still the one trophy that is not part of the Jose Mourinho collection but even a … Posted on June 4, 2017 by Cricfooty staff Real Madrid, the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League winners, will take on Manchester United, the 2016/17 UEFA Europa League winners, in the 2017 UEFA Super Cup. By Joe Short PUBLISHED: 00:10, Sun, Jun 4, 2017 Real Madrid and Manchester United will face off in the 2017 UEFA Super Cup on 8 August in Skopje, FYR Macedonia's first European club final. "We started off badly and we know how it is. Pogba bizarrely chooses not to jump and Bale is able to flick out a leg, though his instinctive effort from eight yards out is wide. Casemiro and Isco gave Real Madrid back-to-back Super Cup triumphs, running out 2-1 victors despite Romelu Lukaku's first competitive goal for United bringing the Macedonia encounter to a tense finale. Real Madrid lift Super Cup and offer Man United much food for thought Manchester United have lost 2-1 to Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup. United", "Match report: Real Madrid 2 Manchester United 1", "Real Madrid to face Manchester United in Super Cup", "FYR Macedonia to host 2017 UEFA Super Cup", "Full Time Report Final – Real Madrid v Manchester United", "Real Madrid's previous UEFA Super Cup matches", "Man. After winning La Liga and the UEFA Champions League, the Portuguese superstar isn’t resting on his laurels as he’s already with his national side ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match with Latvia. Mauro Tonolini (Italy) [6], Real Madrid won the match 2–1 for their second consecutive and fourth overall UEFA Super Cup title. The Red Devils lost the UEFA Super Cup final in Skopje against Real Madrid 1-2. We have to do better than we have been. There have been good points, but the overall feeling... no. A delightful goal by Isco proved the difference as Real Madrid survived a Manchester United fightback to win 2-1 and lift the UEFA Super Cup in the Macedonian capital of Skopje on Tuesday. "The Europa League is very difficult to win because it's hard. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. The match featured Spanish side Real Madrid, the title holders and winners of the 2016–17 UEFA Champions League, and English side Manchester United, the winners of the 2016–17 UEFA Europa League. 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