Thibaut Courtois saved Jose Gaya’s poorly-struck spot kick to provide Real Madrid a 4-3 penalty shootout win over Valencia after the groups had completed stage at 1-1 after further time of their Spanish Super Cup semi-final in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday.
Karim Benzema gave holders Real Madrid the lead from the spot within the first half after he was fouled inside the world by Eray Comert however Valencia got here again into the sport and deservedly equalised by a Samuel Lino volley from a Toni Lato cross straight after halftime.
Vinicius Jr might have gained it for Real Madrid in further time however his shut vary shot was saved by Giorgi Mamardashvili.
Real Madrid will face the winner of Thursday’s semi-final between Real Betis and Barcelona within the ultimate in Riyadh on Sunday.
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