In football, Chelsea beat Villarreal 6-5 on penalties to lift the UEFA super cup for a second time.
In Belfast around 13,000 fans witnessed the nail-biting contest in Northern Ireland’s where the super cup was played for the first time. Hakeem Zayek fired the blues ahead in the 27th minute sweeping in from 12 yards. However Gerard Mourinho equalized for the spaniards to force extra time which ended in a one-all draw.
Goalkeeper Kappa Aziri Balaga came off the bench to make two shootout saves and seal the blues win. Earlier in May the blues lifted the champions league trophy by beating Manchester city in the final. They now turn to the premier league season with an opening match at home to crystal palace on Saturday.