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2011 UEFA Super Cup

2011 UEFA Super Cup
Date 26 August 2011
Venue Stade Louis II, Monaco
Man of the Match Andrés Iniesta (Barcelona)
Referee Björn Kuipers (Netherlands)[1]
Attendance 18,048[2]
Weather Clear night
27 °C (81 °F)
67% humidity[3]

The 2011 UEFA Super Cup was the 36th European football governing body UEFA: the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League. It took place at the Stade Louis II in Monaco on 26 August 2011.[4][5] It was contested by the 2010–11 UEFA Champions League winners Barcelona of Spain and the 2010–11 UEFA Europa League winners Porto of Portugal.[6] Barcelona won the title defeating Porto 2–0.[7][8]


  • Venue 1
  • Teams 2
  • Match 3
    • Details 3.1
    • Statistics 3.2
  • References 4
  • External links 5


The Stade Louis II in Monaco has been the venue for the UEFA Super Cup every year since 1998. Built in 1985, the stadium is also the home of AS Monaco, who play in the French league system.


Team Qualification Previous participation (bold indicates winners)
Barcelona 2010–11 UEFA Champions League winners 1979, 1982, 1989, 1992, 1997, 2006, 2009
Porto 2010–11 UEFA Europa League winners 1987, 2003, 2004



26 August 2011
20:45 CEST
Barcelona 2–0 Porto
Messi Goal 39'
Fàbregas Goal 88'
Stade Louis II, Monaco
Attendance: 18,048[2]
Referee: Björn Kuipers (Netherlands)[1]
GK 1 Víctor Valdés
RB 2 Dani Alves
CB 14 Javier Mascherano
CB 22 Éric Abidal
LB 21 Adriano Substituted off 63'
DM 15 Seydou Keita
CM 6 Xavi (c)
CM 8 Andrés Iniesta Booked 51'
SS 10 Lionel Messi
RF 17 Pedro Substituted off 80'
LF 7 David Villa Substituted off 61'
GK 36 Oier Olazábal
DF 24 Andreu Fontàs
MF 4 Cesc Fàbregas Substituted in 80'
MF 11 Thiago Alcântara
MF 16 Sergio Busquets Substituted in 63'
MF 28 Jonathan dos Santos
FW 9 Alexis Sánchez Substituted in 61'
Pep Guardiola
GK 1 Helton (c)
RB 21 Cristian Săpunaru
CB 14 Rolando Yellow cardYellow cardRed card 65', 86'
CB 30 Nicolás Otamendi
LB 13 Jorge Fucile
DM 23 Souza Substituted off 77'
CM 6 Fredy Guarín Yellow cardRed card 82', 90'
CM 8 João Moutinho
RW 12 Hulk
LW 10 Cristian Rodríguez Booked 30' Substituted off 69'
CF 11 Kléber Substituted off 77'
GK 31 Rafael Bracalli
DF 4 Maicon
MF 7 Fernando Belluschi Substituted in 77'
MF 25 Fernando Substituted in 77'
MF 35 Steven Defour
FW 17 Silvestre Varela Substituted in 69'
FW 20 Djalma
Vítor Pereira

Man of the Match:
Andrés Iniesta (Barcelona)[10]

Assistant referees:
Erwin Zeinstra (Netherlands)[2]
Berry Simons (Netherlands)[2]
Fourth official:
Bas Nijhuis (Netherlands)[2]
Additional assistant referees:
Richard Liesveld (Netherlands)[2]
Danny Makkelie (Netherlands)[2]

Match rules[11]

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.



  1. ^ a b "Referee Kuipers appointed for UEFA Super Cup". (Union of European Football Associations). 24 August 2011. Retrieved 24 August 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h "Full Time Report". Union of European Football Associations. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Tactical Line-ups". Union of European Football Associations. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 27 August 2011. 
  4. ^ "Rahmenterminkalender 2011/2012". (in German). Deutscher Fussball-Bund. 24 November 2010. Retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  5. ^ "Calendrier Général des Compétitions 2011/2012". (in French). Ligue de Football Professionnel. 31 March 2011. Archived from the original on 25 May 2011. Retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  6. ^ "Barcelona and Porto to contest Super Cup". 29 May 2011. 
  7. ^ "Cesc seals Super Cup win for Barca". ESPN Soccernet. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 30 August 2011. 
  8. ^ "Cesc Fábregas scores first Barcelona goal in Uefa Super Cup triumph". Guardian. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 30 August 2011. 
  9. ^ "Actual formation". Union of European Football Associations. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 7 June 2012. 
  10. ^ Ashby, Kevin (26 August 2011). "Barcelona breeze to fourth UEFA Super Cup". (Union of European Football Associations). Retrieved 28 August 2010. It would have been 3-0 had Helton not denied man of the match Iniesta in added time, leaving Porto to ponder a third UEFA Super Cup defeat since 2003. 
  11. ^ "Regulations of the UEFA Super Cup 2011". 
  12. ^ a b c "Team statistics". Union of European Football Associations. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 20 May 2012. 

External links

  • 2011 UEFA Super Cup,
  • UEFA Super Cup History: 2011,
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