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Spanish Super Cup: Real Madrid beat Atletico Madrid on penalties

Real Madrid lift the Spanish Super Cup for the first time since 2017Sergio Ramos scored the decisive spot-kick as Real Madrid beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 on penalties to win the Spanish Super Cup.The Real captain sent Jan Oblak the wrong way to secure the trophy after a goalless 120 minutes in Saudi Arabia.Saul Niguez and…


Right Madrid decide the Spanish Huge Cup for the first time since 2017

Sergio Ramos scored the decisive predicament-kick as Right Madrid beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 on penalties to decide on the Spanish Huge Cup.

The Right captain despatched Jan Oblak the defective means to actual the trophy after a goalless 120 minutes in Saudi Arabia.

Saul Niguez and Thomas Partey overlooked their penalties for Atletico.

Right Madrid had ended the sport with 10 males after Federico Valverde was despatched off in time past regulation for fouling Alvaro Morata when he was neat thru.

The dramatic finale was at odds with what was a largely turgid stumble upon on the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah.

Joao Felix had the suitable opportunity of a calm first half of, but he might well maybe perhaps also simplest shoot wide from the edge of the sphere after he had been proficient possession by Ramos.

Right obtain been powerful brighter before all the pieces up of the second length, with Serbia striker Luka Jovic utilizing appropriate wide after he had wriggled past two Atletico defenders on the edge of the gap.

Atletico did now not manage a shot now not off beam till the 79th minute, Kieran Trippier’s taking a behold pass discovering Morata, whose volley from the edge of the six-yard field was parried away by Thibaut Courtois.

The game’s foremost flashpoint came with 5 minutes last in time past regulation when Valverde cynically hacked down Morata appropriate start air the gap when he was neat thru on purpose, sparking a melee sharp each and every devices of gamers.

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Within the shootout, Saul seen his predicament-kick hit the put up forward of Thomas’ effort was saved by Courtois, giving Ramos the prospect to actual Right’s 11th Spanish Huge Cup triumph.

The tournament had a brand contemporary format this season, with the tip two from La Liga and the Copa del Rey finalists taking part in in a four-crew competitors as a substitute of the two winners taking part in each and every other.

Right, irrespective of ending third in La Liga, certified because Barcelona obtained the league and performed runners-up in the Cup.

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