Planning a Football Trip to Europe Summer 2018? This post has details of Super Cups in Belgium, Germany, Holland and Poland
The Belgian Super Cup is a Belgian club competition played on a single match at the league champion venue since 2004 and formerly at the Stade Roi Baudouin, between the winner of the reigning Belgian Pro League and holders of Belgian Cup.
Located in Brussels, Stade Roi Baudouin (French), Koning Boudewijnstadion in Dutch or King Baudouin Stadium in English, is the largest stadium of Belgium and the stadium where the Belgian national team play most of their home matches.
The 2018 Belgium Super Cup will be played between Club Brugge and Standard Liege on 22 July 2018
The DFL-Supercup or German Super Cup is a one-off football match in Germany that features the winners of the Bundesliga championship and the DFB-Pokal. The DFL-Supercup is run by the Deutsche Fußball Liga.
The 2018 Supercup will be played between Bayern Munich the League winners and Eintracht Frankfurt the Cup Winners at the Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt. Commonly known by its original name, Waldstadion, the stadium opened in 1925. The stadium has been upgraded several times since then; the most recent remodelling was its redevelopment as a football-only stadium in preparation for the 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2006 FIFA World Cup. With a capacity of 51,500 spectators for league matches.
The Johan Cruyff Shield, is a football trophy in the Netherlands named after the Dutch football player Johan Cruyff, also often referred to as the Dutch Super Cup. The winner is decided in one match only, played by the winner of the national football league (the Eredivisie) and the winner of the national KNVB Cup. In the event of a team winning both the Eredivisie and the KNVB Cup, the Johan Cruyff Shield will be contested between that team and the runner up in the national league. The match traditionally opens the Dutch football season in August one week before the Eredivisie starts.
The 2018 Johan Cruyff Shield is scheduled to be played in Eindhoven on 5th August 2018 with a time to be decided. Eredivisie winners PSV Eindhoven will play KNVB Cup winners Feyenoord of Rotterdam.
The Polish SuperCup in football is an annually held match between the champion of the Ekstraklasa and the Polish Cup winner. The meeting does not have a regular date, but it is usually in July, before the inauguration of Ekstraklasa – and starts the football season in Poland.
In 2018 the game will be played in Warsaw at the Polish Army Stadium between Legia Warsaw and Arka Gdynia