- Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-2 in the semi-finals of the Spanish Super Cup
- Vinicius Benzema and Fede Valverde scored for Real Madrid
- Real Madrid’s 100th overall win over Barcelona in El-Clásico
Legendary Spanish football club Real Madrid defeated Barcelona 3-2 in the semi-finals of the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday. Madrid have made it to the final by winning this match played at the King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh. Real Madrid’s in-form Vinicius Junior, star striker Karim Benzema and young midfielder Fede Valverde scored. At the same time, for Barcelona, Luc de Jong and Ansu Fati put the ball inside the goal post.
Riyal started the match in an aggressive manner. The advantage came in the 25th minute of the match, when Vinicius Jr. took full advantage of Sergio Busquets’ mistake to score a brilliant goal. Shortly before the end of the first half, Barcelona’s Luc de Jong scored a goal to level the match. After this, in the second half, Barcelona tried to put pressure on Madrid’s team but Benzema scored in the 72nd minute of the match to put Madrid’s team 2-1 ahead. However, Fati scored a goal in the 83rd minute of the match to level the match again. After this, both the teams could not succeed in scoring any other goal till the stipulated time.
After this, in the 8th minute of extra time, Madrid made a brilliant move through a counter attack. Where young midfielder Fede Valverden gave the team victory by scoring the best pass from Rodrigo. It was Real Madrid’s 100th overall win over Barcelona in El-Clásico.
At the same time, with this victory, Madrid has beaten Barcelona in the last five consecutive matches. In the final, Real Madrid will face the winner of the match between Valencia and Atlético.