Ryan Bertrand says Chelsea's 4-1 Super Cup defeat at the hands of Atletico Madrid was a 'one-off'.Radamel Falcao spearheaded the Spanish side's win with a stunning display in what was Chelsea's last match before the international break.
Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao said he dreamt of scoring in the European Super Cup, as they thrashed Chelsea 4-1 on Friday.The Colombian hit three first-half goals against the Blues, setting the tone for an ultimately comprehensive victory at Stade Louis II in Monaco.
Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo says his team never recovered from conceding early in their UEFA Super Cup loss to Atletico Madrid.Europa League winner Atletico demolished their English Premier League opponents in the showcase match at the Stade Louis II, Monaco.
Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata said the UEFA Super Cup gives the Blues a 'special opportunity' to add more silverware to their trophy cabinet.The Blues face Europa League winners Atletico Madrid in Monaco on Friday, a day after being drawn alongside Shakhtar Donetsk, Juventus and FC Nordsjaelland in the Champions League group stage.
Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is eagerly anticipating the UEFA Super Cup clash against his parent club Chelsea on Friday.The Belgium international joined the Blues from Genk in the summer of 2011, and was immediately farmed out on loan to the Spanish capital.
Petr Cech believes Chelsea will face a very dangerous Atletico Madrid side in the UEFA Super Cup final on Friday.The Blues were drawn in the same group as the Spanish outfit in the 2009-10 Champions League campaign three seasons ago, beating them at home and drawing away as the west London side went on to progress as winners.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone believes his team can trouble Champions League holders Chelsea in the UEFA Super Cup on Friday.Chelsea have strengthened their squad by signing Oscar, Eden Hazard, Cesar Azpilicueta and Victor Moses in the close season, but Simeone feels they are by no means better than Atletico.