Real Madrid lift club's eighth Spanish Super Cup

On August 24 2008, Real Madrid captured the club's eighth Spanish Super Cup crown after overcoming Valencia. Los Blancos came off second best in a 3-2 first-leg defeat, but Ruud van Nistelrooy's brace at Mestalla was enough to allow the team to stage a comeback at the Santiago Bernabéu.

Real Madrid lift club's eighth Spanish Super Cup

On August 24 2008, Real Madrid captured the club's eighth Spanish Super Cup crown after overcoming Valencia. Los Blancos came off second best in a 3-2 first-leg defeat, but Ruud van Nistelrooy's brace at Mestalla was enough to allow the team to stage a comeback at the Santiago Bernabéu.