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2018 UEFA Super Cup
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The A. Le Coq Arena in Tallinn hosted the match
After extra time
Date 15 August 2018 (2018-08-15)
Venue A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn
Man of the Match Diego Costa (Atlético Madrid)
Referee Szymon Marciniak (Poland)
Attendance 12,424
Weather Partly cloudy
18 °C (64 °F)
71% humidity
2017
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The 2018 UEFA Super Cup will be the 43rd UEFA Super Cup final, 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. The match will be contested by two Spanish sides, Real Madrid, the winners of the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League and the defending champions having won the previous two finals, and Atlético Madrid, the winners of the 2017–18 UEFA Europa League. It will be played at the A. Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia, on 15 August 2018, and it will be the first European club final held in Estonia.

Atlético Madrid won the match 4–2 after extra time for their third UEFA Super Cup title.

Teams

Team Qualification Previous participation (bold indicates winners)
Spain Real Madrid Winners of the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League 6 (1998, 2000, 2002, 2014, 2016, 2017)
Spain Atlético Madrid Winners of the 2017–18 UEFA Europa League 2 (2010, 2012)

Match

Details

The Champions League winners were designated as the "home" team for administrative purposes.

15 August 2018 (2018-08-15)
22:00 EEST
Real Madrid Spain 2–4
(a.e.t.)
Spain Atlético Madrid A. Le Coq Arena, Tallinn
Attendance: 12,424
Referee: Szymon Marciniak (Poland)
Report
Real Madrid
Atlético Madrid
GK 1 Costa Rica Keylor Navas
RB 2 Spain Dani Carvajal
CB 4 Spain Sergio Ramos (c) Booked in the 112th minute 112'
CB 5 France Raphaël Varane
LB 12 Brazil Marcelo Booked in the 54th minute 54'
DM 14 Brazil Casemiro Substituted off in the 76th minute 76'
CM 8 Germany Toni Kroos Substituted off in the 102nd minute 102'
CM 22 Spain Isco Substituted off in the 83rd minute 83'
RF 11 Wales Gareth Bale
CF 9 France Karim Benzema
LF 20 Spain Marco Asensio Booked in the 35th minute 35' Substituted off in the 57th minute 57'
Substitutes:
GK 13 Spain Kiko Casilla
GK 26 Ukraine Andriy Lunin
DF 6 Spain Nacho
DF 29 Spain Sergio Reguilón
DF 31 Spain Javier Sánchez
MF 10 Croatia Luka Modrić Booked in the 101st minute 101' Substituted on in the 57th minute 57'
MF 18 Spain Marcos Llorente
MF 24 Spain Dani Ceballos Booked in the 90+1th minute 90+1' Substituted on in the 76th minute 76'
MF 27 Uruguay Federico Valverde
FW 17 Spain Lucas Vázquez Substituted on in the 83rd minute 83'
FW 21 Spain Borja Mayoral Substituted on in the 102nd minute 102'
FW 28 Brazil Vinícius Júnior
Manager:
Spain Julen Lopetegui
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GK 13 Slovenia Jan Oblak
RB 20 Spain Juanfran
CB 15 Montenegro Stefan Savić
CB 2 Uruguay Diego Godín (c)
LB 21 France Lucas Hernández
RM 11 France Thomas Lemar Substituted off in the 90+1th minute 90+1'
CM 14 Spain Rodri Substituted off in the 71st minute 71'
CM 8 Spain Saúl Ñíguez
LM 6 Spain Koke
CF 19 Spain Diego Costa Booked in the 62nd minute 62' Substituted off in the 109th minute 109'
CF 7 France Antoine Griezmann Substituted off in the 57th minute 57'
Substitutes:
GK 1 Spain Antonio Adán
GK 37 Spain Álex dos Santos
DF 3 Brazil Filipe Luís
DF 4 Colombia Santiago Arias
DF 24 Uruguay José Giménez Substituted on in the 109th minute 109'
MF 5 Ghana Thomas Partey Substituted on in the 90+1th minute 90+1'
MF 18 Portugal Gelson Martins
MF 23 Spain Vitolo Booked in the 105+3th minute 105+3' Substituted on in the 71st minute 71'
MF 30 Spain Roberto Olabe
FW 9 Croatia Nikola Kalinić
FW 10 Argentina Ángel Correa Booked in the 60th minute 60' Substituted on in the 57th minute 57'
Manager:
Argentina Germán Burgos

Man of the Match:
Diego Costa (Atlético Madrid)

Assistant referees:
Paweł Sokolnicki (Poland)
Tomasz Listkiewicz (Poland)
Fourth official:
Ovidiu Hațegan (Romania)
Additional assistant referees:
Paweł Raczkowski (Poland)
Tomasz Musiał (Poland)
Reserve assistant referee:
Radosław Siejka (Poland)

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Twelve named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions, with a fourth allowed in extra time.

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