Match Today: Real Madrid vs Eintracht Frankfurt 10-08-2022 European Super Cup Final
Today, Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt meet in the European Super Cup on Wednesday, August 10. The match will be held at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki, Finland. Champions League winners Real Madrid will be looking for their fifth title in this competition, while Eintracht Frankfurt will seek their first title ever. Real Madrid has not played any competitive matches so far this season, while Eintracht Frankfurt witnessed the worst possible start to the Bundesliga season when it lost 6-1 at home to German champions Bayern Munich. Surprisingly, these teams have met only once before and that was in 1960 when Real Madrid lost Eintracht Frankfurt 7-3 in the European Cup final at Hampden Park.
Real Madrid vs Eintracht Frankfurt
Eintracht Frankfurt will face an uphill task against Madrid's 8th Super Cup side as they make their debut in this title match. Real Madrid have lost only once in their last seven matches, with that defeat to arch-rivals Barcelona in a pre-season friendly. Eintracht Frankfurt will want to quickly forget their last game as they went nine unbeaten matches before losing. They have been involved in high-scoring matches lately while Real Madrid have been stingy in defense in their matches. We support Real Madrid to win this match because they have quality in their team and have a wealth of European experience. While Real Madrid has a short preliminary period and played only four matches with one win, two draws and one loss. Eintracht Frankfurt was in excellent shape and went nine matches unbeaten until Bayern Munich took a 6-1 lead in the last game. Karim Benzema will be the main man in Madrid's attack. Benzema scored 15 goals in the Champions League Eintracht Frankfurt will rely on Rafael Santos Borre, who has scored 4 goals from 13 matches in the European League.
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Real Madrid
Real Madrid have confirmed their line-up for Wednesday's European Super Cup final against Eintracht Frankfurt. Champions League winners Carlo Ancelotti are looking to win the Super Cup for the fifth time and draw with Barcelona as the most successful team in the match's history, but they will have to go through the European League champions. Frankfurt to get there. To support the cause of Real Madrid, Ancelotti has taken the entire first-team squad to the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki, Finland, including Castilla goalkeeper Luis Lopez, who has been promoted to the club's third choice this season. Chuamini, Ancelotti has already hinted that he will give preference to the team that won the Champions League in this match. "Over the summer, we have to look at the squad that won the Champions League because they are the reason we got this chance to win the title." Rodrygo or Eden Hazard.
While Real Madrid signed Germany international Antonio Rudiger and top-ranked Aurelien Chuamini this summer, and Ancelotti discussed their characteristics in his pre-match press conference, I think we have signed players to improve the team physically and technically. I think the rest of the team, we all know each other better now. The relationship between veterans and youth was fundamental last year and that should be even stronger now. Ancelotti offered insight into what his starting lineup will be for the match on Wednesday, saying: "For us to be here, it's because of the work of those who have won the Champions League." Not only did we win the title with 11 players, but I would put the same team that won the Champions League. “Or… maybe a doubt or two.” The Real Madrid coach also discussed the club's ambitions for the 2022/23 season. We will fight for every competition, although winning all six will be difficult. This is really difficult. But it's a very good team and I'm sure of that. "I think it's a better team than last year. So, we'll compete in every tournament. That's what we can control. Winning is always special. If we win I'm happy if we don't, I feel sad."
Real Madrid's official line-up against Eintracht Frankfurt
Goalkeeper: Thibaut Courtois.
Defenders: Rudiger, David Alaba, Eder Militao and Dani Carvajal.
Midfield: Chuamini, Luka Modric and Casemiro.
Forwards: Karim Benzema, Vinicius Jr., Eden Hazardo