UEFA Super Cup

  • Mourinho says best team lost after Super Cup defeat August 31, 2013

    Prague: Chelsea coach Jose Mourninho said the better team lost the UEFA Super Cup on Friday and he bemoaned his bad luck for playing another big match with 10 men following his team's shootout defeat by Bayern Munich. The German side gained revenge for their 2012 Champions League final defeat by...
  • Bayern beat Chelsea in penalty shootout to win UEFA Super Cup August 31, 2013

    Prague: Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer saved a penalty by substitute Romelu Lukaku to give Champions League winners Bayern Munich a 5-4 victory over Chelsea in a shootout on Friday to claim the UEFA Super Cup, after the game finished 2-2 following extra time. Ten-man Chelsea looked on the verge of victory after...
  • Mourinho, Guardiola renew rivalry in Super Cup August 30, 2013

    Prague: Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho renew their rivalry on Friday when Bayern Munich and Chelsea meet in the UEFA Super Cup, giving both coaches an opportunity to win a first piece of continental silverware with their new clubs. When Guardiola and Mourinho were coaching Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid,...
  • Bayern's Schweinsteiger doubtful for Super Cup August 28, 2013

    Berlin: Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is doubtful for their Super Cup game against Chelsea on Friday in Prague after straining his ankle in a 1-1 Bundesliga draw at Freiburg on Tuesday. "He strained his ankle," coach Pep Guardiola told reporters. "Tomorrow there will be a medical check. I hope he...
  • Chelsea set for Atletico test in UEFA Super Cup August 31, 2012

    London: Chelsea coach Roberto di Matteo admitted that Friday's UEFA Super Cup encounter against Atletico Madrid brought back strong memories of his two greatest triumphs with the club. The Italian returns with his side to the scene of the Blues' famous 1998 Super Cup win over Real Madrid at Monaco's Stade...
  • Messi stars as Barca lift Super Cup August 27, 2011

    Monaco: Lionel Messi's goal late in the first half and Cesc Fabregas' first for his new side gave Barcelona a 12th title under Pep Guardiola and a second already in 2011-12 as the Catalan club beat Porto in the Uefa Super Cup in Monaco on Friday evening. Messi, named European Player...