sport news Man Utd v : Juan Mata expecting Super Cup win

By Alex Martin For Mailonline

Published: 09:54 BST, 3 August 2017 | Updated: 09:54 BST, 3 August 2017

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star Juan Mata is determined to make it third time lucky in the UEFA Super Cup final against after twice tasting defeat during his Chelsea career.

The Europa League winners will face their Champions League counterparts in Skopje, Macedonia on August 8 in what will constitute the Spaniard's third appearance in the annual showpiece.

But having suffered defeat with the Blues in matches against Atletico Madrid in 2012 and Bayern Munich a year later, Mata is yet to lift the season-opening trophy; something he believes will change on his third attempt.

Juan Mata celebrates with a clenched fist after scoring the winning goal against Sampdoria

Juan Mata celebrates with a clenched fist after scoring the winning goal against Sampdoria

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