2018 DFL-Supercup
Report
EventDFL-Supercup
Date12 August 2018 (2018-08-12)
VenueCommerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt
Man of the MatchRobert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
RefereeMarco Fritz (Korb)
Attendance51,500
WeatherPartly cloudy
24 °C (75 °F)
36% humidity
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The 2018 DFL-Supercup was the ninth edition of the German super cup under the name DFL-Supercup, an annual football match contested by the winners of the previous season's Bundesliga and DFB-Pokal competitions. The match was played on 12 August 2018.

The DFL-Supercup featured Eintracht Frankfurt, the winners of the 2017–18 DFB-Pokal, and Bayern Munich, the winners of the 2017–18 Bundesliga and two-time defending champions of the DFL-Supercup.

Bayern Munich won the match 5–0 for their third consecutive and seventh overall title.

Teams

In the following table, matches until 1996 were in the DFB-Supercup era, since 2010 were in the DFL-Supercup era.

Team Qualification Previous appearances (bold indicates winners)
Eintracht Frankfurt 2017–18 DFB-Pokal winners 1 (1988)
Bayern MunichTH 2017–18 Bundesliga champions 11 (1987, 1989, 1990, 1994, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Background

This was the first competitive match for incoming Bayern manager Niko Kovač, who left Eintracht Frankfurt the previous season after leading them to the DFB-Pokal title over future employers Bayern Munich.

Match

Details

12 August 2018 (2018-08-12)
20:30 CEST
Eintracht Frankfurt 0–5 Bayern Munich Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt
Attendance: 51,500
Referee: Marco Fritz (Korb)
Report Lewandowski Goal 21'26'54'
Coman Goal 63'
Thiago Goal 85'
Eintracht Frankfurt
Bayern Munich
GK 1 Flag of Denmark Frederik Rønnow
CB 19 Flag of Argentina David Abraham (c) Booked in the 70th minute 70'
CB 20 Flag of Japan Makoto Hasebe
CB 13 Flag of Mexico Carlos Salcedo
RM 24 Flag of Germany Danny da Costa
CM 16 Flag of Spain Lucas Torró
CM 6 Flag of Netherlands Jonathan de Guzmán Substituted off in the 64th minute 64'
LM 15 Flag of Netherlands Jetro Willems
RW 11 Flag of Serbia Mijat Gaćinović
LW 10 Flag of Mexico Marco Fabián Substituted off in the 64th minute 64'
CF 9 Flag of France Sébastien Haller Substituted off in the 76th minute 76'
Substitutes:
GK 29 Flag of Germany Felix Wiedwald
DF 23 Flag of Germany Marco Russ
DF 33 Flag of Israel Taleb Tawatha
MF 5 Flag of Switzerland Gelson Fernandes
MF 7 Flag of Germany Danny Blum Substituted on in the 64th minute 64'
FW 4 Flag of Croatia Ante Rebić Substituted on in the 64th minute 64'
FW 8 Flag of Serbia Luka Jović Substituted on in the 76th minute 76'
Manager:
Flag of Austria Adi Hütter
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Bayern Munich 2018-08-12.png
GK 1 Flag of Germany Manuel Neuer (c)
RB 32 Flag of Germany Joshua Kimmich
CB 4 Flag of Germany Niklas Süle
CB 5 Flag of Germany Mats Hummels Booked in the 45+1th minute 45+1'
LB 27 Flag of Austria David Alaba
DM 8 Flag of Spain Javi Martínez
CM 25 Flag of Germany Thomas Müller Substituted off in the 64th minute 64'
CM 6 Flag of Spain Thiago
RW 10 Flag of Netherlands Arjen Robben Substituted off in the 58th minute 58'
LW 7 Flag of France Franck Ribéry
CF 9 Flag of Poland Robert Lewandowski Substituted off in the 72nd minute 72'
Substitutes:
GK 26 Flag of Germany Sven Ulreich
DF 13 Flag of Brazil Rafinha
DF 14 Flag of Spain Juan Bernat
MF 18 Flag of Germany Leon Goretzka Substituted on in the 64th minute 64'
MF 19 Flag of Germany Sebastian Rudy
MF 29 Flag of France Kingsley Coman Substituted on in the 58th minute 58'
FW 2 Flag of Germany Sandro Wagner Substituted on in the 72nd minute 72'
Manager:
Flag of Croatia Niko Kovač

Man of the Match:
Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)

Assistant referees:
Dominik Schaal (Tübingen)
Marcel Pelgrim (Hamminkeln-Loikum)
Fourth official:
Martin Petersen (Stuttgart)
Video assistant referee:
Bastian Dankert (Rostock)
Assistant video assistant referee:
René Rohde (Rostock)

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores level.
  • Seven named substitutes, of which up to three may be used.

Statistics

Statistic Eintracht Frankfurt Bayern Munich
Goals scored 0 5
Total shots 8 13
Shots on target 1 7
Saves 2 1
Ball possession 32% 68%
Corner kicks 3 5
Fouls committed 8 9
Offsides 0 2
Yellow cards 1 1
Red cards 0 0

See also

External links

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