Atlético de Madrid and Barça face in the semifinal of the women's football European Super Cup, at the same time that Levante and EDF Logroño They play the second confrontation, between two teams that on paper are presented as the “Cinderellas” of the tournament.
The contest is held at the headquarters of The Mediterranean Games, stadium of the UD Almeria, currently ranked third in the Smartbank League. The team of Lluís Cortés is presented as the great favorite to revalidate the tournament, of which he is the current champion. In last season's finale, he had no mercy on the Real society to which he endorsed a resounding 10-1, although the Donostiarras will not compete in the contest.
He Barça counts every game for victory this season, both in the Iberdrola League like in the Womens champions league. In the regularity championship, the Barça He is the solo leader with up to 3 games less than his competitors. The blaugrana have a full 11 wins in as many games, therefore their 33 points give them two points over the Real Madrid and the women's Levante, which have 31 points.
Those of I raised face the EDF Logroño, which is the current end of the Queen's Cup 2020 (yet to be disputed against the Barça). The granota team has qualified for being top 3 of the Iberdrola League from last season, along with Barça and Atlético de Madrid.
This will be the second edition of the Spanish Women's Soccer Super Cup in the format of “Final Four”. However, the situation will not be ideal for the teams, since the storm “Filomena” has left a delicate situation for Barça and Atlético, who could not train from Friday to Monday and have been in Madrid for various dates.
As if that were not enough, the Covid-19 it has wreaked havoc on both teams. He Atlético de Madrid has the low of the Brazilian Ludmila, your best player, so you will have to compete with a very sensitive loss. On the culé side, the club also communicated the positive of the midfielder and captain Vicky losadaas well as the young forward Bruna Vilamala. Further, Jana Fernandez is in isolation due to close contact with a person with coronavirus.
When does Atlético – Barça of the Super Cup play?
The match Levante – EDF Logroño it is played today, Tuesday, January 12, at 19.00 hours
Atlético de Madrid – Barça it's played tomorrow, wednesday january 13, at 19.00 hours
Where to see Atlético – Barça of the Super Cup?
The matches can be seen live on Teledeporte, open channel of the RTVE. The chain of RTVE will broadcast the two semifinals live, as well as the grand final. Also, the semifinal Atlético de Madrid – Barça may be followed by Esport3 in Catalonia, like the final if the Barça team qualifies.