After the selected ninety minutes, no teams found the net in the additional thirty minutes as well. So, the tie-breaker revealed the result finally. Real Madrid won the Spanish Super Cup by defeating Atletico!
At the King Abdullah Sports City Stadi8um earlier today, the final of the Spanish Super Cup took place between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid. A Madrid derby match in the tournament’s final. No team could able to score any goal in the selected times and later in the additional times as well. So, by the tie-breaker, Real Madrid beat Atletico Madrid by a 4 – 1 goal. It is the 11th Spanish Super Cup title of Real Madrid. The Catalan club Barcelona won it the highest 13th times so far.
Real Madrid won their 11th Supercopa de Espana title as Sergio Ramos tucked home the winning spot-kick to see off city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in a penalty shootout after a dismal goalless draw. #Supercopa2020 pic.twitter.com/J2hZpYCnM9
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In the penalty shootout, Real Madrid took a total of four shots and found the net all four times so far. The four goalscorers for Real Madrid were Carvajal, Rodrygo, Luka Modric and Sergio Ramos. On the other hand, the first shot of Atletico was stopped by the post. The 2nd shot was stopped by the Real Madrid goalkeeper Courtois and the 3rd one found the net.
Considering the ball possession, attacks from the right side and considering all, Real Madrid dominated the ground in the first half. But they could not breach the ice defense of Atletico Madrid. The team took two shots on the target but none one could take the exam of the Atletico goalkeeper. Through the counter-attack, Atletico goal the real chance before the break.
But the Portuguese forward Joao Felix missed the chance. From the beginning of the 2nd half, Real started to make attack and attack and in the 67th minute, they could go ahead. Valverde got the ball in front of the goal but could not take the proper head. The ball was touched by his head and went outside.
Highlights: Real Madrid 4-1 Atletico on penalties pic.twitter.com/TWKREdaVyC
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Just a minute later, through a counter-attack, Atletico’s Vitolo missed a chance. In the 80th minute, the Belgium goalkeeper Courtois saved Real Madrid. Morata took the shot from the small box but in exchange for the corner, Courtois saved the team. In the last minute of the selected time, the curve freekick of Party was stopped by the goalkeeper again and the match went to the extra time. In the 111th minute, within a very short time, Real Madrid got two chance but Atletico goalkeeper Oblak saved his team. Two minutes later, Morata went to attack but from behind, Valverde fouled him and saw the red card directly.