- First all English affair Super Cup since 1972.
- Chelsea kick-off 19/20 season against Liverpool.
The European Cup finals mark the end and start of every season, that is the Uefa Europa League and the Uefa Champions League.
UEL final was played in Baku on Wednesday 29th May where Chelsea faced Arsenal. The game ended 4-1 in favor of Chelsea, ensuring the fourth time to feature in the Uefa Super Cup.
Champions League football marked the end of the season on 1st June 2019, the chance of being named King and conqueror of Europe was contested by Liverpool and Tottenham.
The Reds, however, were crowned Champions of Europe after a 2-0 win over Tottenham at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid.
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Wednesday 14th of August Chelsea will battle Liverpool for the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul at the reconstructed Beskitas’ old İnonu Stadium.
This year’s Super Cup occasion will be the first time two English sides will be participating since it began in 1972.
Chelsea has made three Super Cup appearances, their first was against Real Madrid which the Blues won and the following two ended in defeat, a 4-1 loss to Atletico Madrid in 2012, and the following year to Bayern Munich in Prague.
Liverpool will be playing their sixth Super Cup, the Reds have won 1977, 2001 and 2005.
Earlier reported by us Pedro sets new record after UEL cup win.
Wednesday game between Chelsea and Arsenal in Baku ended in 4-1 in favor of the West-London side. Pedro scored in the 59th minutes of second-half making him one of the only five players to score in the finals of both Europa League and Champions League.
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