Real Madrid, Fourteen-time Champions League winners, face Eintracht Frankfurt in the 2022 UEFA Super Cup. The Los Blancos have been at this stage seven times, while the Germans only make their first appearance.
Where is the Super Cup 2022 played?
The UEFA Super Cup 2022 final will be played at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki, Finland, on Wednesday, 10 August 2022. The Olympic Stadium in Helsinki has a capacity of 36,251 seats and is the largest stadium in Finland.
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Historically, the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki was the centre of activities in the 1952 Summer Olympics, hosting sporting activities like athletics and the Gold Medal football finals. At the moment, it is home to the Finnish national football team and the Finnish Athletics Federation.
Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt qualify for the UEFA Super Cup 2022
Real Madrid qualified for the Super Cup as Champions League winners of 2021/22, and Eintracht Frankfurt won the UEFA Europa League 2021/22. The two teams had a dramatic journey en route to the final
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Real Madrid has not been successful in the UEFA Super Cup despite being the most successful in the Champions League. The Los Blancos have won the Super Cup four times in seven finals.
The match is the repetition of the 1960 European Cup Final between Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt, which ended a favour of Real Madrid and became the club’s fifth title. See the List of Bundesliga Teams in Champions League 2022/23