Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage of the Supercopa de Espana final clash between Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid.

The two rivals go head to head once again in the showpiece of the revamped competition in Saudi Arabia after battling to a goalless draw in the Spanish capital in September.

Zinedine Zidane‘s Real Madrid cruised to a 3-1 victory over Valencia in the semi-finals, while Atletico overcame Barcelona 3-2 in an eventful tie thanks to Angel Correa’s late winner.


Who will claim bragging rights at Jeddah‘s King Abdullah Sports City Stadium? Kick off is at 6pm GMT.

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119 mins: Correa shoots from a tight angle on the right and Courtois parries. Close again!


118 mins: The free-kick hits the wall and a low cross from the right is almost deflected in by Mendy, but Courtois saves and Atleti have a corner…


117 mins: Now Atleti have a free-kick in a very dangerous position…

RED CARD!


115 mins: free-kick to Madrid, scrambled clear at the far post after Modric chips it in… Atleti break and Morata is through, but is hacked down by Valverde. Straight red for the Uruguayan…


114 mins: Valverde’s cross from the right is headed away…


112 mins: Ramos comes across to clear up as Atleti get the ball into the area at the other end. Not long left now and this could go to penalties…

YELLOW CARD


111 mins: Carvajal booked for a foul on Savic and Atleti will be happy to get the ball away…


110 mins: Double chance for Madrid as Mariano cuts back for Modric and his curler is parried by Oblak and the striker sees an effort saved from the rebound…


109 mins: Thomas intercepts Valverde for a Real Madrid corner on the right, but it comes to nothing and the Rojiblancos clear up field…


107 mins: Thomas curls it in, Courtois misses, Ramos heads and Morata hooks it back towards goal. Courtois gets a touch with his foot and it goes out for another corner, which is cleared…


106 mins: Trippier’s cross deflected out by Mendy for a corner to Atleti on the right…


The second period of extra time is under way…

HALF TIME


HALF TIME (IN EXTRA TIME) | Real Madrid 0-0 Atletico Madrid


105 mins + 1: Modric sends in a curling ball to the far post. Varane and Ramos are up for it, but can’t get on the end of the Croatian’s centre…


105 mins: Saul takes down Carvajal. Free-kick to Madrid on the right. Modric will take this one, with Kroos no longer on the pitch…

SUBS


103 mins: Kroos goes off now and is replaced by Vinicius Junior…


102 mins: Modric crosses from the right, Mariano heads wide. The striker’s effort lacked power, anyway…

SUBS


101 mins: Atletico make their fourth change. They are allowed to because it’s extra time. Santiago Arias replaces Joao Felix…


100 mins: Kroos tries a long-range effort from the left side, but it’s over the bar…


99 mins: Madrid with lots of the ball around the Atleti area, but Los Blancos aren’t really getting anywhere…

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Prediction: Real Madrid 2-1 Atletico Madrid

Atletico’s 3-2 comeback win over Barcelona arguably makes them the team to beat in Jeddah, but Real’s 3-1 stroll over Valencia means Los Blancos should be well rested – and that could make the difference as the match wears on.

Team news

Real Madrid XI: Courtois, Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Mendy, Casemiro, Valverde, Modric, Isco, Kroos, Jovic

Subs: Areola, Militao, Marcelo, James, Mariano, Vinicius Jr, Rodrygo

Atletico Madrid XI: Oblak, Trippier, Gimenez, Felipe, Lodi, Correa, Herrera, Thomas, Saul, Joao Felix, Morata

Subs: Adan, Arias, Savic, Hermoso, Llorente, Vitolo, Riquelme

How to follow: The match is not available to watch live in the United Kingdom, but Ben Hayward will be bringing you all the action on our LIVE blog.​

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