Raphael Varane—7.5: Another strong outing for the Frenchman, he subtly puts in a good shift match after match. Casemiro—7: One of the most consistent performers this season – Casemiro fulfilled his role well in the final.
Player Ratings: Real Madrid 0* - Atletico Madrid 0; 2020 Spanish Super Cup Final, Eden Hazard’s Message to the Real Madrid Medical Department after the Monchengladbach Match, The Belgian spoke with Niko Mihic, the head of the medical department at Real Madrid, Vinicius Jr’s Growing Pains: Examining His Dribbling Efficiency. Why are Real Madrid and Atlético in the Spanish Super Cup final? Was grateful for the intervention of the post when Ángel Correa should have scored but added another clean sheet to his Liga record this season of 11, with only 10 conceded. In what has become a regular occurrence, finals between the two clubs, the pattern of matches being locked at a stalemate for 90 minutes also continued. Isco—6: The effort was there from Isco and he was one of the few players in the first half willing to take his man on through the dribble, but it simply didn’t come off for him like it had against Valencia. Really made Lodi work on that side of the field and had a really good chance to put Madrid ahead on 67 although he missed it badly. The Spanish Super Cup goes into Real Madrid’s hands, after a penalty shootout win over cross-town rivals Ateltico. Lucas Vázquez: Thrown into the fray at half time to doublé up on Lodi, Vázquez was instrumental in breaking Atlético’s defence down with his tireless running. Courtois: Continued his fime form with a number of saves in this game and one in the penalty shoot-out. Replaced by Vinicius in extra-time - 6. ¡Sign up!. ¿Olvidaste la contraseña? Benzema marks the difference in Madrid derby, Vinicius: "Lucas and I change the rhythm of the game". Rodrygo—6.5: Came into the match and brought a lot of what Real Madrid was lacking – width and the ability to take a man on 1 v 1 while in possession of the ball. More reactionary forwards may have become frustrated with his lack of opportunity but Benzema bided his time and was duly rewarded. Casemiro: The Brazilian was lucky to escape censure for bringing down Morata in the area, a more than probable penalty shout that could have altered the outcome of the game. Carvajal: More concerned with not losing anything going backwards than driving forwards. Had a header late on and another chance in extra-time. Casemiro: Only player from Real Madrid to pose a threat from set-pieces. At the back he was unusually unruffled, making well-judged challenges and avoiding the referee’s notebook. Not as good as he was during the Valencia game but put on a display for a 34-year-old - 7. USA Election 2020: is it mandatory to vote and can I be fined? Here’s a look at the player ratings. Best Madrid player for the first half an hour. Real Madrid have clinched the Spanish Super Cup after beating rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in a penalty shootout in Saudi Arabia. As always was a willing runner, but his first touch was a bit heavy. He slowed down again though and was taken off by Zidane. What's Trump's plan to improve the economy, provide stimulus and lower unemployment? Kiyan Sobhani takes a closer look at some underlying numbers. Rodrygo: Zizou brought him on to stretch the field as the game started to become more open.