The UEFA Champions League title holders Real Madrid clashes against Eintracht Frankfurt on Wednesday in the UEFA Super Cup.
It will their first encounter between the both teams since 1960 European Cup final when the Whites defeated Frankfurt 7-3 at Hampden Park in Glasgow. Alfredo Di Stéfano’s hat-trick and Ferenc Puskás super hat-trick were enough for the Madrid-based club to defeat the Frankfurt-based team. The match will take place on Wednesday, August 10th at 21:00 CLT.
The clash is set to be held at Helsinki Olympic Stadium as it will be first match from a European tournament to take place in Finland.
The Football’s governing body in Europa appointed England’s Michael Oliver to run the game. Oliver, 37, has become an international referee in 2012 as ran several matches, whether in UEFA tournaments or FIFA’s agenda’s encounters.
The UEFA Super Cup is an annual tournament, taking place between the UEFA Champions League holders and the Europa League champions over a one-legged match.
How to watch the game?
The game will be aired via Bein Sports channels.