Champions League and Europa League champions Manchester City and Sevilla will meet this Wednesday in the UEFA Super Cup final, a match that will crown Europe’s new “super champion”. England threatened their overall football with a sensitive casualty like De Bruyne, and Sevilla arrived in stealthy fashion.
It will be City’s first appearance in the UEFA Super Cup since beating Inter Milan 1-0 in the final in Istanbul last June to claim their first UEFA Super Cup title. Sevilla fans already know what it’s like to win the UEFA Super Cup.
Bernardo Silva and Ruben Dias also did not make the list. Two other absences will ensure that new additions Mateo Kovacic and Gvardior will start. Rodri Hernandez and Foden will accompany the Croatian in midfield, with the attack likely to consist of Grealish, Julian Alvarez and Haaland.
Sevilla, the most frequented side in the Europa League, lifted their trophy once again after Mendilibar came off the bench for Sevilla, aiming to save the category. Against all odds, the club claimed a seventh Europa League title after beating Manchester United, Juventus and Roma away.
“Mendy” will also have injuries in Greece, especially with Fernando Regis injured due to illness, in addition to Marco and Nianzu in defense. A last-minute absence due to gastroenteritis would confirm that Jordan is playing alongside Rakitic, although recent signing Sovey may have a chance.
Nonetheless, Mendilibal, facing his second final in just over two months, will be able to assemble an ambitious squad very similar to the one that lifted the Europa League title and will Trying to emulate Sevilla, who won the Champions League in 2006. The first and only European Super Cup.
That’s when they beat Barça Rijkaard, Ronaldinho, Eto’o and Messi 3-0. Since then, they have reached the Continental Super Cup finals six times (2007, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2020), unable to overcome the opponent’s favorite poster.
Timetable and places to visit Manchester City – Seville
The UEFA Super Cup will be played between Manchester City and Sevilla. Wednesday, August 16 at 9:00pm in Athens You can follow the latest developments on the website Antenna 3 Movement.
Manchester City – Sevilla possible line-up
manchester city: Ederson; Walker, Akanji, Gvardio, Ake; Rodri, Kovacic, Foden; Grealish, Julian Alvarez and Haaland.
Seville: Bonus; Jesús Navas, Budd, Gudelgui, Acuña; Jordan, Rakitic, Ocampos, Suso, Oliver Torres; Inesili.