Uefa super cup is the next big competition coming up among europe elites clubs , as champions league winners chelsea faces villarreal the Europa league winners.
Uefa has Announced the date and Venue for the epic game of Champions as both teams will be looking to add the super cup to their trophy cabinet.
Uefa super cup Date
Uefa has fixed the match for Wednesday 11 August which is just three days before the start of both 2021-22 Premier League and LaLiga domestic campaigns.
Venue : Windsor Park (Belfast)
The venue for the super cup have been awarded to the Northern Ireland FA with the game to be staged at Belfast’s Windsor Park stadium.
Recall that chelsea qualified for the super cup , after winning the champions league, where they defeated fellow english side manchester city in the final courstey of a 42nd Kai Havertz strike.
While villarreal booked their place for the show down by winning the europa league against manchester united following a marathon of penalties after normal and extra time.
Chelsea will be looking to end their Uefa super cup drought after loosing out to the trophy on three occasions in against Athletico madrid , Bayern munich and Liverpool respectively .
While villarreal will be hoping to add their second ever european tittle after the europa league triumph .
However for both managers , Thomas Tuchel and Unai Emery will be facing each other for the first time in European competition with both manager hungry for more silverware .
Stay tuned for more updates .