UEFA Super Cup

UEFA Super Cup: Jose Mourinho pleased with Manchester United's performance despite defeat to Real Madrid

UEFA Super Cup: Jose Mourinho pleased with Manchester United's performance despite defeat to Real Madrid

The Portuguese manager had expected his side to struggle against the reigning European champions and they could have conceded more than just the goals scored by Casemiro and Isco, one in each half.

Aug 09, 2017, 08:20 AM IST
Isco, Casemiro on target as Real Madrid beat Manchester United to win 4th UEFA Super Cup

Isco, Casemiro on target as Real Madrid beat Manchester United to win 4th UEFA Super Cup

United`s new striker Romelu Lukaku got his first competitive goal for the club to reduce the deficit just past the hour with a simple finish on the rebound in the annual showdown between the European champions and Europa League holders.

Aug 09, 2017, 08:13 AM IST
UEFA Super Cup: Real Madrid vs Manchester United – Squads, Live Streaming, TV Telecast, Date, Time in IST

UEFA Super Cup: Real Madrid vs Manchester United – Squads, Live Streaming, TV Telecast, Date, Time in IST

The two sides recently met at the Levi's Stadium in California in an International Champions Cup friendly encounter, where United came out victorious on penalties after the game was drawn 1-1 in normal time.

Aug 08, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
European Supercup: Last-gasp Real Madrid break Sevilla hearts

European Supercup: Last-gasp Real Madrid break Sevilla hearts

Sevilla had been on the verge of victory leading 2-1 deep into added time, before Sergio Ramos equalised in the 93rd minute with the last kick of normal time, leaving the losers to taste a double dose of pain when Carvajal grabbed the late, late winner.

Aug 10, 2016, 03:43 AM IST
Thought Louis van Gaal was an idiot: Xavi

Thought Louis van Gaal was an idiot: Xavi

Louis van Gaal helped Barcelona bag two league titles, one Copa Del Rey and a UEFA Super Cup.

Nov 16, 2015, 22:51 PM IST
Pedro future overshadows Barca`s Super Cup success

Pedro future overshadows Barca`s Super Cup success

Barcelona can take a big step towards a fifth trophy in 2015 when they face Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish Super Cup on Friday, just three days after sealing the UEFA Super Cup with a remarkable 5-4 extra time win over Sevilla.

Aug 12, 2015, 15:55 PM IST
Lionel Messi named UEFA Super Cup final's best player

Lionel Messi named UEFA Super Cup final's best player

 Argentine star Lionel Messi was named the best player of the UEFA Super Cup football tournament's final, which his team FC Barcelona won 5-4 in extra time against Sevilla in an all Spanish affair.

Aug 12, 2015, 14:02 PM IST
UEFA Super Cup: Pedro Rodriguez shines as Barcelona beat Sevilla in nine-goal classic

UEFA Super Cup: Pedro Rodriguez shines as Barcelona beat Sevilla in nine-goal classic

Barcelona added the UEFA Super Cup to their treble win of trophies last season despite blowing a 4-1 lead with a stunning 5-4 win over Sevilla thanks to Pedro Rodriguez`s extra time winner.

Aug 12, 2015, 03:47 AM IST
Marcelo extends contract with Real Madrid

Marcelo extends contract with Real Madrid

 Real Madrid's Brazilian defender Marcelo has extended his contract for an additional two seasons, until June 30, 2020, according to the club's official website.

Jul 11, 2015, 15:14 PM IST
Ruthless Real Madrid fire coach Carlo Ancelotti

Ruthless Real Madrid fire coach Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid fired their coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday, club president Florentino Perez said, making the popular Italian pay for a disappointing season without a major trophy.

May 26, 2015, 00:13 AM IST
Surreal to be called a Galactico: Gareth Bale

Surreal to be called a Galactico: Gareth Bale

Winger Gareth Bale is approaching the end of his second season at Real Madrid, but the world's most expensive footballer admits he still finds it surreal to be called a 'Galactico'.

Mar 06, 2015, 23:16 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to hold off Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer to retain Ballon d`Or

Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to hold off Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer to retain Ballon d`Or

 Cristiano Ronaldo is the favourite to win the Ballon d`Or for the second year in succession at Monday`s gala ceremony in Zurich ahead of Manuel Neuer and Lionel Messi.

Jan 11, 2015, 09:48 AM IST

Barcelona loan Deulofeu to Sevilla

Barcelona starlet Gerard Deulofeu is set to join Sevilla on a season-long loan, the two clubs announced on Thursday evening.

Aug 15, 2014, 09:17 AM IST

Carlo Ancelotti predicts `new cycle` for Real Madrid

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti said his side were on the verge of a new cycle of success after they beat Sevilla 2-0 to win the UEFA Super Cup.

Aug 13, 2014, 13:09 PM IST

Super Cup win `a dream come true` for Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale said it was "a dream come true" after lifting the UEFA Super Cup in his hometown of Cardiff following Real Madrid`s 2-0 win over Sevilla on Tuesday.

Aug 13, 2014, 10:17 AM IST

Toni Kroos, James Rodriguez make Real Madrid debuts

New signings Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez were both named in Real Madrid`s starting line-up for Tuesday`s UEFA Super Cup against domestic rivals Sevilla in Cardiff.

Aug 13, 2014, 09:28 AM IST

Super Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo strikes twice as Real Madrid beat Sevilla

Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice as a rampant Real Madrid side, featuring the most expensive strikeforce ever assembled, powered to a 2-0 win over Sevilla in the all-Spanish UEFA Super Cup at the Cardiff City Stadium on Tuesday.

Aug 13, 2014, 09:24 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo still the boss as Madrid win Super Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo upstaged new team-mates Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez and homecoming hero Gareth Bale as Real Madrid beat Sevilla 2-0 in Cardiff on Tuesday to win the UEFA Super Cup.

Aug 13, 2014, 03:35 AM IST

Gareth Bale says Real Madrid wants to win every trophy this season

Real Madrid midfielder Gareth Bale, who is back in his home country for Tuesday`s UEFA Super Cup match against Sevilla at Cardiff City Stadium, has targeted a clean sweep of six trophies this season.

Aug 12, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

James Rodriguez to make first competitive Real Madrid start

World Cup top scorer James Rodriguez will make his competitive debut for European champions Real Madrid in Tuesday`s UEFA Super Cup against Sevilla in Cardiff with fellow new signing Toni Kroos also in line to play.

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 AM IST