Players of both teams are filled with high expectations for the Uefa Super cup clash Chelsea’s Mateo Kovacic won the Super Cup twice while at Real Madrid and is eager to bring it back to Stamford Bridge.
Champions League and Europa League winners meet in UEFA Super Cup: Chelsea vs Villarreal
“This club is about winning, about winning titles,” he said. “We are here to do that and tomorrow we have the first opportunity to lift a trophy. We will do everything to be on our highest level, to compete against a great opponent, and to win our first game of the season.
“Chelsea is a club that is used to winning trophies, and that every year is competing for some trophies, and this young team has shown that in the last year we can achieve great things, and I’m sure we’re not going to stop there.
“We are a young team that is hungry for titles, that wants to win titles, and we need to concentrate for tomorrow to lift our first one of this season.”
Villarreal midfielder Manu Trigueros:
“We have had a complicated pre-season with everything that happened to us, but we are ready. This is the team available to play, with players that will guarantee the best possible match. We are playing against a really good team, but we are eager and excited to play a good match and hopefully win the trophy.”