Good afternoon everybody!!! Official football returns to Germany with the DFL Supercup, the German Super Cup.RB Leipzig and FC Bayern battle from 8:30 p.m. at the Red Bull Arena with the aim of winning the first title of the season. The clash, in addition, will serve as a touchstone for both teams a week after starting the Bundesliga. The Super Cup always brings intense matches because the teams want to start the season without the pressure of winning a title. El Leipzigwhich will act as a local today, seeks to be crowned for the first time as super champion German, before starting the Bundesliga on Sunday, August 7 against Stuttgart. FC Bayern attends to today’s appointment as current super champion, and with the aim of getting his tenth super cup (it has 7 super cups of the current format and 2 league cups) just one week before kicking off the Bundesliga against Eintracht on Friday 5 in Frankfurt.
Both teams have played two games in preseason, reaping identical results: a win and a loss. Leipzig beat Southampton 3-1 and lost to Liverpool 5-0, while Bayern beat Washington DC 6-2 and lost to Manchester City 1-0. The appointment takes on special interest because it is the first official match for FC Bayern after the departure of Robert Lewandowski to FC Barcelona, along with the rest of the multiple casualties he has had in defense and midfield. However, the Bavarians they have reinforced their forward well with the signing of Mané from Liverpool, and they have underpinned their defensive solidity thanks to the hiring of Dutch central defender Matthijs de Ligt.
El Leipzig, As has become customary in recent years, he has released several promising players on loan, and It has been reinforced, mainly, with players returning from their assignments in other teams and with youngsters from the subsidiary. Those trained by Tedesco retain their main block from last season except for Tyler Adams, pivot transferred to Leeds for 20 million euros, and Mukiele, signed by PSG in exchange for 12 million euros. Shlagermidfielder from Wolfsburg for 12 million, y Sorlothforward who returns from his loan last season at Real Sociedad, they aim to be the key reinforcements of Leipzig. Today we will be able to intuit the relevance of each player in the match. Return what we like. Follow the first official German championship on marca.com! Go for it!