2011 Supercoppa Italiana

The 2011 TIM Supercoppa Italiana Final was the 24th edition of the Supercoppa, an annual football match contested by the winners of the previous season's Serie A and Coppa Italia competitions.

2011 Supercoppa Italiana
Beijing National Stadium Interior.jpg
Date6 August 2011
VenueBeijing National Stadium, Beijing
RefereeNicola Rizzoli
Attendance66,161
WeatherCloudy
23 °C (73 °F)[1]
2010
2012

The match, the curtain raiser to the new football season in Italy, was the 208th Derby della Madonnina between Milan and defending champions Internazionale, marking the first time these two sides have met in this competition. The match was played at the Bird’s Nest Stadium in Beijing on Saturday 6 August 2011. Milan won the title 2–1.[2][3]

Milan qualified to take part by winning the 2010–11 Serie A title while their city rivals Inter qualified by winning the 2011 Coppa Italia Final. Inter are the competition's defending champions, having beaten Roma 3–1 in last season's contest. Both teams have appeared in the Supercoppa final eight times during its history, Milan winning six times and Inter five.

Match detailsEdit

Milan2–1Internazionale
Ibrahimović   60'
Boateng   69'
Report Sneijder   22'
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Internazionale
GK 32   Christian Abbiati
RB 20   Ignazio Abate
CB 13   Alessandro Nesta
CB 33   Thiago Silva
LB 19   Gianluca Zambrotta   64'
CM 8   Gennaro Gattuso (c)   20'   75'
CM 4   Mark van Bommel
CM 10   Clarence Seedorf
AM 27   Kevin-Prince Boateng   78'   82'
ST 70   Robinho   62'
CF 11   Zlatan Ibrahimović
Substitutes:
GK 1   Marco Amelia
DF 25   Daniele Bonera
DF 76   Mario Yepes
MF 23   Massimo Ambrosini   86'   75'
MF 28   Urby Emanuelson   82'
FW 7   Alexandre Pato   62'
FW 99   Antonio Cassano
Manager:
Massimiliano Allegri
GK 1   Júlio César
CB 23   Andrea Ranocchia
CB 25   Walter Samuel
CB 26   Cristian Chivu
RWB 4   Javier Zanetti (c)
LWB 20   Joel Obi   82'
DM 8   Thiago Motta
CM 5   Dejan Stanković   74'
CM 11   Ricky Álvarez   63'
AM 10   Wesley Sneijder   61'
CF 9   Samuel Eto'o
Substitutes:
GK 12   Luca Castellazzi
DF 44   Matteo Bianchetti
DF 37   Davide Faraoni   63'
MF 77   Sulley Muntari
FW 7   Giampaolo Pazzini   74'
FW 27   Goran Pandev
FW 30   Luc Castaignos   82'
Manager:
Gian Piero Gasperini
MAN OF THE MATCH

MATCH OFFICIALS

  • Assistant referees: Massimiliano Grilli, Cristiano Copelli
  • Fourth official: Paolo Silvio Mazzoleni

MATCH RULES

  • 90 minutes (two halves of 45 minutes each).
  • 30 minutes of extra-time (two halves of 15 minutes each) if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.
Supercoppa Italiana
2011 Winners
Milan
Sixth title

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ History | Weather Underground
  2. ^ "AC Milan clinch Supercoppa". ESPN Soccernet. 6 August 2011. Retrieved 8 August 2011.
  3. ^ "Milan edge out Inter in Italian Super Cup". CNN. 6 August 2011. Retrieved 8 August 2011.
  4. ^ Voakes, Kris (6 August 2011). "Player Ratings: AC Milan 2-1 Inter". Goal.com. Retrieved 6 August 2011.