Real Madrid vs Manchester United - 08 August

Every season, the continent of Europe takes a look at the Community Shield and thinks "we'll have a bit of that". Therefore, the European Super Cup pits the winners of last season's Champions League against the Europa League champions.

For 2017/18 that combination has created a far more glamorous tie than [Champions League winners] vs Sevilla which this fixture has been more often than not in recent years.

Yes, it's Europa League winner Jose Mourinho taking on his old club Real Madrid as Manchester United look to win their fourth trophy under the Portuguese.

He's definitely counting the Community Shield, unfortunately.

When is it?

Tonight, Tuesday August 8.

The match itself kicks off at 7:45pm

Where is it?

Unlike recent years when the match has been played in Monaco's Satde Louis II stadium, this year sees the UEFA Super Cup take place in Skopje, Macedonia. 

The Philip II Arena will be the venue for Tuesday's fixture where temperatures been reaching 40 degrees celsius in the day.

Uefa have decided to implement two 'cooling breaks' in which both sides will be able to re-hydrate in the heat. The first will be tken at the 30-minute mark with the second and 75 minutes.

Where do you can see?

Of course at "The George Payne! The finest pub of Barcelona! We have a lot of full hd screens to see the amazing match Real Madrid vs Manchester United!

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