The Seville will test the capacity of the Real Madrid to digest the title of the Spanish Super Cup conquered in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia). The whites had been quite reliable in the duels fought immediately after enlarging their showcases in recent times, but they were not able to conquer the victory in the last three, so they ambition to savor a sweet hangover against a rival that accumulates twelve consecutive defeats at the Chamartín Coliseum since it was imposed by 3-4 on the fourteenth day of the 2008-2009 League.
Real Madrid put an end to Arabic lands at 386 days of drought in terms of twisting. Since the team that trained Santiago Solari at the time won its third consecutive Club World Cup on December 22, 2018, the Concha Espina squad did not raise a trophy until it did last Sunday in the first Supercup of Spain with a final four . He then beaten the modest at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi Al Ami Emirati in a single color pulse with goals from Modric, Marcos Llorente, Sergio Ramos and the local Nader at his own door to process another golden cockade before Christmas break. But the reunion with the competition was not fortunate for the whites, who tied against Villarreal on the seventeenth day of a League that would close in third place, 19 points behind Barcelona. A double of Santi Cazorla He made enough of Benzema and Varane so that Real Madrid assaulted La Cerámica.
Worse was Real Madrid in the first official match he played after buckling his third consecutive Champions in the Kiev Olympic on May 26 that ended a glorious journey with the resignation five days after Zinedine Zidane and the subsequent march of Cristiano Ronaldo. With Julen Lopetegui as the new coach and Gareth Bale receiving the gallons of the franchise player, the whites succumbed to Atlético in the European Super Cup which baptized the disastrous 2018-2019 course in the Estonian city of Tallinn. The goals in the extension of Saul and Koke gave the glory to Diego Pablo Simeone’s team after a mistake by Marcelo allowed Diego Costa to tackle the game at extra time on August 15.
It was raining on wet. After beating the Porto Alegre Guild in the Club World Cup final played on December 16, 2017 in Abu Dhabi with a goal from Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid said goodbye to the League by falling into that classic that hosted the Santiago Bernabéu la Eve of Christmas Eve. Luis Suarez, Messi and Aleix Vidal signed the death certificate of the whites in the regularity tournament after another bad landing in full euphoria.
Barça changed a dynamic that came from being flattering for Real Madrid. On August 20 of that same year Zidane’s team beat Deportivo de la Coruña (0-3) on the first day of the League, four days after lifting the Spanish Super Cup at Santiago Bernabéu with a 2-0 that signed his great superiority before the Barça team, which he had already surpassed at the Camp Nou (1-3). A match, the latter, preceded by the triumph of the whites against Manchester United in the European Super Cup on August 8, with goals from Casemiro and Isco (2-1).
The ticket for that European Super Cup played in Skopje (Macedonia) had been purchased by Real Madrid in Cardiff, where tied the ‘twelfth’ defeating Juventus in a final that was the masterpiece of the first stage of Zidane on the white bench. Cristiano Ronaldo, double, Casemiro and Marco Asensio allowed their champagne to water the Real Madrid dressing room in the Welsh capital on June 3, 2017, sealing a historic double Champions League that he had 58 without signing the entity of Concha Espina, since in his previous game he had also certified the regularity trophy beating Málaga in La Rosaleda (0-2) in what was the most special conquest for Zidane.
Another happy hangover like the one that followed triumph against Kashima Antlers (4-2) in the Club World Cup final which housed the Japanese city of Yokohama on December 18, 2016. Seventeen days later, Zidane’s pupils returned to the fight beating Sevilla 3-0 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey.
The Hispanic team had also been Real Madrid victim in Trondheim, where the merengue team was proclaimed super champion of Europe on August 9, 2016 winning 3-2 in an extension decanted by the target of Carvajal that allowed to inaugurate the season with another title for a squad that had closed the previous raising the ‘eleventh’ in Milan.
Twelve days later of that Supercup that took place on stage the Lerkendal Stadion, the Chamartín squad premiered the League defeating Real Sociedad 0-3, thus maintaining a fruitful coexistence between jubilation and the competitive brio that was broken in the appointments that followed their last three strings and that will try to recover this Saturday in the Return of Julen Lopetegui to Santiago Bernabéu.