Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-2 in overtime and qualified as a finalist in the Spanish Super Cup, which is played in Saudi Arabia. The goals of the Merengues in the regulation 90 minutes were scored the Brazilian Vinicus Júnior and the French Karim Benzema, while for the Catalans they converted the Dutch Luuk de Jong and Ansu Fati in the 38th minute of the complement, which forced to go to extra time.
In the first half of the extra Dembelé lost a ball in the middle of Madrid’s field, it was recovered by Casemiro, who led the counterattack in a very intelligent way to leave the Catalans outnumbered. It was Casemiro who left the ball at the feet of the Brazilian Rodrygo, who overflowed and put the center back, Vinicius feigned and jumped on the ball, which was driven to the back of the net by the Uruguayan inmate Federico Valverde.
The Rey Fahd Stadium in the city of Ryad was the venue for this international edition of the Spanish superclassic in which those led by Carlos Ancelotti once again marked clear differences over the youthful and devalued Barcelona of Xavi Hernández. This Thursday, Atlético de Madrid and Athletic de Bilbao will face off, also in the city of Ryad and in the same stadium, while the final will be held on Sunday January 16 between the winner of this match and Real Madrid.
Of course, social media exploded with the classics memes. Users mentioned Vinicius Júnior, Xavi Hernández and Piqué, among others. Fans of Real Madrid too They mocked their classic rival for the classic five won consecutively.
The best memes left by a new Real Madrid triumph against Barcelona:
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