Barcelona face Atletico Madrid in Jeddah

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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid ended in favour of Los Blancos as they won 4-1 on penalties. I think the prize for the best player makes ideal sense because Valverde won the game in this promotion.

Ramos' winning penalty preserved Zidane's flawless record in finals as manager of Madrid - he has remarkably lifted nine trophies in as many showpiece fixtures.

Sergio Ramos tucked away the winning spot-kick to ensure Real Madrid clinched their first trophy of the season, with La Liga and the Champions League next in their sights.

The Uruguayan global was shown a red card deep in extra time because he had deliberately eliminated Morata when the Atletico striker went cleanly through the goal. "I'm happy to win the trophy, but I'm left feeling bad about that".

Surprisingly, Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone failed to blame Federico Valverde for his tackle on Morata claiming that he would have done the same as well. "We always want to win, although this one wasn't easy. At half-time we didn't know".

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"We brought [Courtois] here because we believe he's the best goalkeeper in the world, and he has been", Perez said. Both teams had chances.

"We struggled and we have to work hard now to keep on moving forward. If you look at his touch, which I saw on the screen, I think it goes a long way from Alvaro (Morata), but Fede has done that and we've done well".

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez described manager Zinedine Zidane as "a blessing from heaven" after he guided the club to the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia on Sunday. We won today, we have to enjoy it, we are happy. "New people have come in who have given the team intensity and we're on a good path".

"We have to travel, rest and then we play again".

Sevilla also still have a ton to play for this season as they are still alive in the league title race, are through to the Round of 32 in the Copa del Rey and are through to the knockout stages of the Europa League.

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