Alaba , Benzema fire Real Madrid to UEFA Super Cup glory


Goals from David Alaba and Karim Benzema helped Real Madrid to a 2-0 win over Eintract Frankfurt in the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday night .

 

UEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid took the lead in the 37th minute when Austrian Defender David Alaba tapped home from inside the opposition Penalty area .

David Alaba after scoring the opening goal in the UEFA Super Cup Final

Real Madrid dominated every facet of the game to lead 1-0 at the break . In the second half, Madrid’s French forward Karim Benzema positioned himself to score the second goal of the match off a Vinicius Junior assist .

Karim Benzema Celebrating after scoring in the UEFA Super Cup vs Eintract Frankfurt

Karim Benzema moved past Real Madrid legend Raul Gonzalez on Madrid’s all time goalscorers chart with the goal .

 

Referee Micheal Oliver signalled for full time to seal a 2-0 victory for Real Madrid to be crowned UEFA Super Cup winners .

 

A new season but same old Madrid team kickstarting their season with a fifth UEFA Super Cup trophy , their fourth silverware In 2022 .



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