European football is back with a conflict between two of the current year’s victors this week as Real Madrid clash with Europa League champions Eintracht Frankfurt in the UEFA Super Cup last at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium on Wednesday.
Eintracht Frankfurt are at present attached to the lower part of the Bundesliga standings and have made the absolute worst beginning to their association crusade. The German outfit experienced a 6-1 whipping by Bayern Munich in its most memorable round of the time and has a highlight demonstrated in this apparatus.
Genuine Madrid, then again, have been noteworthy under Carlo Ancelotti and will be determined to add one more plume to their cap this year. Los Blancos facilitated past Juventus by a 2-0 edge in their last game and will hope to accomplish a comparative outcome this week.
Real Madrid vs Eintracht Frankfurt Head-to-Head
Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt are on an even footing as far as the head-to-head record is concerned and have played out a draw in the only game that has been played between the two teams.
The previous game played between the two teams took place in 2008 and ended in a 1-1 draw. The two sides have never faced each other in an official fixture and will be intent on proving their mettle this week.
Real Madrid form guide: W-D-L-W-W
Eintracht Frankfurt form guide: L-W-W-W-D
Real Madrid vs Eintracht Frankfurt Team News
Real Madrid have a fully-fit squad at the moment and have a host of seasoned players in their ranks. Carlo Ancelotti has several decisions to make and might not be able to give the club’s signings their official debuts this week.
Aurelio Buta and Jerome Onguene are injured at the moment and have been ruled out of this fixture. Sebastian Rode has made progress with his recovery and could face his former team this week.
Injured: Aurelio Buta, Jerome Onguene
Real Madrid vs Eintracht Frankfurt Predicted XI
Real Madrid Predicted XI (4-3-3): Thibaut Courtois; Dani Carvajal, Eder Militao, David Alaba, Ferland Mendy; Toni Kroos, Casemiro, Luka Modric; Rodrygo, Karim Benzema, Vinicius Junior
Eintracht Frankfurt Predicted XI (3-4-3): Kevin Trapp; Evan Ndicka, Tuta, Almamy Toure; Christopher Lenz, Ansgar Knauff, Sebastian Rode, Djibril Sow; Mario Gotze, Daichi Kamada, Rafael Borre.
Real Madrid vs Eintracht Frankfurt Prediction
Real Madrid have been exceptional under Carlo Ancelotti so far and are the favorites to win this match. The likes of Antonio Rudiger and Aurelien Tchouameni have been impressive during pre-season and will be intent on marking their official debuts with positive performances.
Eintracht Frankfurt can pack a punch on their day but were in dismal form against Bayern Munich over the weekend. Real Madrid are the better team at the moment and should be able to win this game.
Prediction: Real Madrid 3-1 Eintracht Frankfurt.