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The 2017 DFL-Supercup was the eighth 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 5 August 2017.[5]

2017 DFL-Supercup
German Supercup
2017 DFL-Supercup programme.jpg
Match programme cover
EventDFL-Supercup
Bayern Munich won 5–4 on penalties
Date5 August 2017 (2017-08-05)
VenueSignal Iduna Park, Dortmund
Man of the MatchJoshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich)[1]
RefereeFelix Zwayer (Berlin)[2]
Attendance81,360[3]
WeatherPartly cloudy
16 °C (61 °F)
82% humidity[4]
2016
2018

The DFL-Supercup featured Borussia Dortmund, the winners of the 2016–17 DFB-Pokal, and Bayern Munich, the winners of the 2016–17 Bundesliga and holders of the competition.[6]

Bayern Munich won the DFL-Supercup 5–4 on penalties following a 2–2 draw after 90 minutes for their sixth title.[1]

Contents

TeamsEdit

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)
Borussia Dortmund 2016–17 DFB-Pokal winners 8 (1989, 1995, 1996, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016)
Bayern MunichTH 2016–17 Bundesliga champions 10 (1987, 1989, 1990, 1994, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

BackgroundEdit

Bayern Munich were the reigning champions, having beaten Borussia Dortmund 2–0 in the 2016 edition.[7]

Both teams have won the competition five times, a joint record. The match was Dortmund's second consecutive and ninth overall appearance, with a record of five wins and three losses prior. The match was Bayern's record sixth consecutive and record eleventh overall appearance, with a record of five wins and five losses prior. This was the record sixth super cup between Dortmund and Bayern, having previously met in 1989, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2016. Of these, Dortmund have won three (in 1989, 2013, and 2014), while Bayern have won twice (in 2012 and 2016).[8]

This was the first competitive match for Peter Bosz as head coach of Borussia Dortmund, moving from Ajax in the summer to replace Thomas Tuchel.[9]

MatchEdit

SummaryEdit

Christian Pulisic opened the scoring for Borussia Dortmund in the 12th minute when he ran in on goal and shot low with his right foot past the advancing Sven Ulreich. Robert Lewandowski made it 1–1 in the 18th minute when he finished with his right foot from close range after a low cross from the right by Joshua Kimmich. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang made it 2–1 in the 71st minute when he clipped the ball over the advancing Sven Ulreich from the right of the penalty area with his right foot.[10]

With two minutes to go the ball deflected into the net off Roman Bürki from close range after an initial shot from Joshua Kimmich hit Marc Bartra and came back to hit Bürki before going into the net. In the penalty shoot-out, Joshua Kimmich missed for Bayern Munich and Sebastian Rode missed for Borussia Dortmund. Marc Bartra the took the sixth penalty for Borussia Dortmund where his shot was saved to his right by Sven Ulreich which allowed Bayern Munich to win 5–4 on penalties for their sixth Supercup.[11]

DetailsEdit

Borussia Dortmund2–2Bayern Munich
Report
Penalties
4–5
Attendance: 81,360
Referee: Felix Zwayer (Berlin)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Borussia Dortmund
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bayern Munich
GK 38   Roman Bürki
RB 26   Łukasz Piszczek
CB 25   Sokratis Papastathopoulos (c)   17'
CB 5   Marc Bartra
LB 2   Dan-Axel Zagadou   53'   77'
DM 8   Nuri Şahin
CM 27   Gonzalo Castro
CM 19   Mahmoud Dahoud   46'
RW 7   Ousmane Dembélé
CF 17   Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
LW 22   Christian Pulisic   90'
Substitutes:
GK 1   Roman Weidenfeller
DF 4   Neven Subotić
DF 36   Ömer Toprak
MF 18   Sebastian Rode   86'   46'
MF 30   Felix Passlack   90+3'   77'
FW 14   Alexander Isak
FW 20   Maximilian Philipp   90'
Manager:
  Peter Bosz
 
GK 26   Sven Ulreich
RB 32   Joshua Kimmich
CB 8   Javi Martínez   60'
CB 5   Mats Hummels
LB 13   Rafinha
DM 19   Sebastian Rudy
CM 24   Corentin Tolisso   84'
CM 23   Arturo Vidal   74'
RW 25   Thomas Müller (c)   67'
CF 9   Robert Lewandowski   69'
LW 7   Franck Ribéry
Substitutes:
GK 36   Christian Früchtl
DF 4   Niklas Süle   60'
DF 34   Marco Friedl
MF 29   Kingsley Coman   67'
MF 33   Timothy Tillman
MF 35   Renato Sanches   84'
FW 41   Miloš Pantović
Manager:
  Carlo Ancelotti

Man of the Match:
Joshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich)[1]

Assistant referees:[2]
Thorsten Schiffner (Konstanz)
Christian Gittelmann (Gauersheim)
Fourth official:[2]
Sascha Stegemann (Niederkassel)
Video assistant referee:[2]
Tobias Stieler (Hamburg)

Match rules[12]

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

StatisticsEdit

Statistic[13] Borussia Dortmund Bayern Munich
Goals scored 2 2
Total shots 9 16
Shots on target 4 5
Saves 4 2
Ball possession 48% 52%
Corner kicks 3 4
Fouls committed 16 14
Offsides 3 8
Yellow cards 4 2
Red cards 0 0

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Bayern Munich beat Dortmund on penalties to retain Supercup". Bundesliga. Deutsche Fußball Liga. 5 August 2017. Retrieved 5 August 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d "BVB gegen Bayern: Zwayer leitet Supercup, Stieler ist Video-Assistent" [BVB against Bayern: Zwayer heads Supercup, Stieler is video assistant]. DFB.de (in German). German Football Association. 3 August 2017. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Deutscher Supercup, 2017, Finale" [German Supercup, 2017, Final]. DFB.de (in German). German Football Association. 5 August 2017. Retrieved 5 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Weather History for Dortmund, DE". Weather Underground. The Weather Company. 5 August 2017. Retrieved 5 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Bundesliga reveals dates for your diary 2017/18". Bundesliga. DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH. 2 December 2016. Retrieved 29 April 2017.
  6. ^ "Supercup 2017 am 5. August in Dortmund" [2017 Supercup on 5 August in Dortmund]. Bundesliga. DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH. 2 June 2017. Retrieved 14 June 2017.
  7. ^ "Borussia Dortmund 0-2 Bayern Munich: Vidal & Muller give Ancelotti's men win". Goal.com. Perform Group. 14 August 2016. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
  8. ^ "(West) Germany - List of Super/League Cup Finals". RSSSF.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 25 August 2016. Archived from the original on 10 August 2011. Retrieved 10 May 2016.
  9. ^ "Ajax coach Peter Bosz succeeds Thomas Tuchel at Borussia Dortmund". Bundesliga. DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH. 6 June 2017. Retrieved 14 June 2017.
  10. ^ "Bayern Munich 2-2 Borussia Dortmund (5-4 on penalties): Bundesliga holders win German Super Cup after dramatic late equaliser by Joshua Kimmich". Mail Online. Daily Mail. 5 August 2017. Retrieved 24 August 2017.
  11. ^ "Bayern edge Dortmund on penalties to win German Super Cup". ESPN FC. ESPN Inc. 5 August 2017. Retrieved 24 August 2017.
  12. ^ "Ligaverband: Ligastatut" [League Association: League Regulations] (PDF). DFB.de (in German). German Football Association. p. 241. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
  13. ^ "Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayern Munich - Football Match Stats - August 5, 2017". ESPN FC. ESPN Inc. 5 August 2017. Retrieved 5 August 2017.

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