Vinicius Junior
Vinicius Junior scored the opening goal for Real Madrid in the first half before going off with cramp in extra time

Real Madrid are through to the Spanish Super Cup final after beating rivals Barcelona in extra-time.

Federico Valverde slotted in the winner after Ansu Fati’s late equaliser forced extra time in Saudi Arabia.

In an end-to-end El Clasico, Real took the lead three times, with Barca coming back twice before Valverde eventually made it 3-2.

Real striker Karim Benzema scored and assisted in normal time, but Luuk de Jong and Fati levelled.

Atletico Madrid take on Athletic Bilbao on Thursday, 13 January in the other semi-final, with the winner taking on Real Madrid in Sunday’s final in Riyadh.

More to follow.



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