Spanish gaint Real Madrid are the 2022 Uefa Super Cup Winners after defeating the Europa League winner Eintracht Frankfurt with a comfortable 2 nil victory.
The opening goal of the match came in through Alaba in the 37th minute of the match while Karim Benzema rounded it up with a goal in the 65th minute with an assist from Vinicius Junior.
Real Madrid wins the Super Cup for the fifth time, equalling the record of Milan and Barcelona. The match was also a repeat of the 1960 European Cup Final between both clubs, which was won 7–3 by Real Madrid. The match was the first European club competition fixture featuring the Semi-Automated Offside Technology (SAOT).
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The man of the match award was given to Casimiro. This was Real Madrid’s eighth participation in the UEFA Super Cup, winning it four times previously and finishing as runners-up on three previous occasions. It was also Eintracht Frankfurt’s first UEFA Super Cup appearance as they attempted to win it for the first time.
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