Real Madrid outclassed Manchester United to win the UEFA Super Cup for the fourth time and also back-to-back after winning it last season.
Casemiro and Isco gave Real Madrid the two vital goals leading to their 2-1 victory over United, Romelu Lukaku’s first competitive goal for United gave the match a tense final igniting hope till the final whistle was blown.
The Phillip II Arena stadium bore witness to an entertaining meeting of the two European giants in the annual clash of the Champions League and Europa League winners.
United failed to win the UEFA Super Cup as champions of Europa as the last time such feat was accomplished was in 2012 when Atetico Madrid beat Chelsea to win the title.
The win makes Madrid to become the first European club to win the duo of thge UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Super Cup back-to-back.