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The 2013 UEFA Super Cup was the 38th UEFA Super Cup, an annual football match organised by UEFA and contested by the reigning champions of the two main European club competitions, the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League. In a repeat of the 2012 UEFA Champions League Final, the match featured Bayern Munich, the winners of the 2012–13 UEFA Champions League, and Chelsea, the winners of the 2012–13 UEFA Europa League. Having beaten Bayern in the 2012 Champions League Final, it was Chelsea's second consecutive appearance in the Super Cup.[5] It was played at the Eden Arena in Prague, Czech Republic, on 30 August 2013, and was the first to be held away from the Stade Louis II in Monaco since it became a one-legged match in 1998.[6][7]

2013 UEFA Super Cup
2013 UEFA Super Cup programme.jpg
Match programme cover
After extra time
Bayern Munich won 5–4 on penalties
Date30 August 2013
VenueEden Arena, Prague
Man of the MatchFranck Ribéry (Bayern Munich)[1]
RefereeJonas Eriksson (Sweden)[2]
Attendance17,686[3]
WeatherClear night
19 °C (66 °F)
58% humidity[4]
2012
2014

Bayern Munich became the first German team to win the UEFA Super Cup, beating Chelsea on penalties after extra time.[8][9] It was also the first time the winner of the Super Cup was determined by a penalty shoot-out.[10] Chelsea's defeat made them the first team to lose consecutive Super Cups since Porto in 2004.

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VenueEdit

The Eden Arena was announced as the venue of the 2013 UEFA Super Cup on 16 June 2011.[6] It opened in May 2008 on the site of the former Stadion Eden.[11] It is the home stadium of SK Slavia Prague, who play in the Gambrinus Liga.[12]

TeamsEdit

Team Qualification Previous participation (bold indicates winners)
  Bayern Munich Winners of the 2012–13 UEFA Champions League 1975, 1976, 2001
  Chelsea Winners of the 2012–13 UEFA Europa League 1998, 2012

BackgroundEdit

The match marked the first ever UEFA Super Cup between a pair of consecutive UEFA Champions League winners (Chelsea won the 2011–12 UEFA Champions League, coincidentally defeating Bayern Munich in the final).[13]

The match was the first time since 2004 that both finalists competed without the managers who won their respective UEFA trophies in the previous season, as both Jupp Heynckes and Rafael Benítez left the clubs after the conclusion of the previous season. The new managers, Pep Guardiola and José Mourinho, renewed a rivalry they shared in Spain as managers of Barcelona and Real Madrid respectively.[14] Guardiola had twice won the trophy in his management career, with Barcelona in 2009 and 2011. Mourinho had competed for the trophy only once in 2003 when his Porto entered as UEFA Cup holders and were defeated by Milan. Since then Mourinho had twice won the Champions League but on each occasion left his club immediately afterwards and therefore did not lead them in to the Super Cup.[15]

TicketingEdit

The international ticket sales phase for the general public ran from 14 June to 5 July 2013. Tickets were available in three price categories: €130, €90, and €50.[16] UEFA also launched a charity ticket auction, with all proceeds going to the Centre for Access to Football in Europe.[17] The two clubs were allocated tickets where fans could apply.

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Bayern Munich  2–2 (a.e.t.)  Chelsea
Ribéry   47'
Martínez   120+1'
Report Torres   8'
Hazard   93'
Penalties
Alaba  
Kroos  
Lahm  
Ribéry  
Shaqiri  
5–4   David Luiz
  Oscar
  Lampard
  Cole
  Lukaku
Attendance: 17,686[3]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bayern Munich[4]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chelsea[4]
GK 1   Manuel Neuer
RB 13   Rafinha   56'
CB 17   Jérôme Boateng   84'
CB 4   Dante
LB 27   David Alaba
DM 21   Philipp Lahm (c)
RM 10   Arjen Robben   96'
CM 25   Thomas Müller   71'
CM 39   Toni Kroos
LM 7   Franck Ribéry   23'
CF 9   Mario Mandžukić
Substitutes:
GK 22   Tom Starke
DF 5   Daniel Van Buyten
DF 26   Diego Contento
MF 8   Javi Martínez   56'
MF 19   Mario Götze   71'
MF 11   Xherdan Shaqiri   96'
FW 14   Claudio Pizarro
Manager:
  Pep Guardiola
 
GK 1   Petr Čech
RB 2   Branislav Ivanović   120'
CB 24   Gary Cahill   41'
CB 4   David Luiz   66'
LB 3   Ashley Cole   118'
CM 7   Ramires   64'   85'
CM 8   Frank Lampard (c)
RW 14   André Schürrle   87'
AM 11   Oscar
LW 17   Eden Hazard   113'
CF 9   Fernando Torres   90'   98'
Substitutes:
GK 23   Mark Schwarzer
DF 26   John Terry   113'
DF 28   César Azpilicueta
MF 5   Michael Essien
MF 12   John Obi Mikel   87'
MF 10   Juan Mata
FW 18   Romelu Lukaku   99'   98'
Manager:
  José Mourinho

Man of the Match:
Franck Ribéry (Bayern Munich)[1]

Assistant referees:
Mathias Klasenius (Sweden)
Daniel Wärnmark (Sweden)
Fourth official:
Stefan Wittberg (Sweden)
Additional assistant referees:
Stefan Johannesson (Sweden)
Markus Strömbergsson (Sweden)

Match rules[18]

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.

StatisticsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b James, Andy (31 August 2013). "Man of the match Ribéry 'over the moon'". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Referee appointed for UEFA Super Cup in Prague". UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 26 August 2013. Retrieved 29 August 2013.
  3. ^ a b "Full Time Report" (pdf). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  4. ^ a b c "Tactical lineups" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2013.
  5. ^ "Bayern tackle Chelsea in Prague Super Cup". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 26 May 2013.
  6. ^ a b "Wembley, Amsterdam ArenA, Prague get 2013 finals". UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 16 June 2011.
  7. ^ "UEFA EURO 2020, UEFA Super Cup decisions". UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 30 June 2012. Retrieved 18 March 2013.
  8. ^ "2013 Super Cup: As it happened". BBC Sport. 31 August 2013. Retrieved 13 September 2013.
  9. ^ "Philipp Lahm eyes Super Cup win". ESPN. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  10. ^ Victorious Bayern Munich players console Romelu Lukaku after decisive penalty in UEFA Super Cup
  11. ^ Josef, Ladislav (17 June 2011). "Prague celebrates 2013 Super Cup honour". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. Retrieved 23 June 2011.
  12. ^ "Venue guide: Prague". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations.
  13. ^ "Mourinho and Guardiola eye Super Cup glory". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  14. ^ "Super Cup gives Chelsea chance to signal their intent". Guardian. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  15. ^ "Press pack" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 29 August 2013. Retrieved 30 August 2013.
  16. ^ "UEFA Super Cup tickets go on sale". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 14 June 2013.
  17. ^ "UEFA Super Cup charity ticket auction". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 29 July 2013.
  18. ^ "Regulations of the UEFA Super Cup 2013" (PDF). Nyon: Union of European Football Associations. March 2013. Retrieved 1 May 2013.
  19. ^ a b c d "Team statistics" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 30 August 2013. Retrieved 15 August 2018.

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