Atletico Madrid beat Barcelona 3-2 in the Spanish Super Cup semi-final on Thursday to advanced to meet Real Madrid in the final.
Atletico set up a derby encounter with Real Madrid after defeating Barcelona 3-2 in the 2020 Spanish Super Cup on Thursday.
According to bleacherreport, “The two teams from Spain’s capital will face off at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday. This is a showpiece final, even if Ben Hayward of the London Evening Standard questioned the new format:
“It will be a tough test for a Real side missing key attackers Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale, per BBC Sport, against a strong Atleti side. Atletico flexed their attacking muscle by manufacturing goals for Koke, Alvaro Morata and Angel Correa.”
thescoreng learnt that, the Spanish Super Cup final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid will kick-off by 6 p.m. GMT/1p.m. ET on Sunday, 12 January 2020 at Jeddah Saudi Arabia.
Joke opened scoring for the Diego’s side in 46 minutes as L. Messi level the score line to be 1-1 in 51 minutes, later Griezmann put Barcelona in the lead in 62 minutes.
Former Chelsea striker, Morata converted a penalty kick to level the score line to be 2-2 in 81 minutes, the game went out as both team searching for the winning goal that will earn them final ticket.
Late strike from Angel Correa in 86 minutes sent Barcelona packing as Atletico defeat Barca 3-2 in the Supercopa de Espana semi-final on Thursday night.
Diego Simone’ side come from behind to beat Barcelona 3-2 in the semifinal of Supercopa de Espana 2020 to face Real Madrid on Sunday in the final.
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Stat
Barca have 73% ball possession, play 16 shots while only 9 on target, 699 passes, 88% pass accuracy, 18 fouls, 4 yellow cards, no Red card, 2 offside and 6 corners and scores 2 goals.
Atletico Madrid score 3 goals, play 6 shots and all the 6 shots on target, they have 27% possession with 267 passes and 76% was accurate, 14 fouls, 4 yellow cards without red card, 2 offsides and 2 corners.
The score of Spanish Super Cup is Barcelona 2-3 Atletico Madrid full time.
Late strike from Angel Correa secure Atletico Madrid victory over Barcelona as they defeat Barca 3-2 in the Supercopa de Espana semi-final on Thursday.