Stats Atlético Madrid 0-1 AC Milan, Champions League 2021/2022


A deserved victory after waiting for 2920 days. At Wanda Metropolitano, the Rossoneri collected three fantastic points, a result that had been missing for eight years in the Champions League and, above all, keeps them in the running for qualify for the last 16. Here are all Statistics to get out of tonight’s thrilling match in Madrid:

1- After losing their last three games against Atlético Madrid, AC Milan won their first game against the Spanish side in the Champions League, also keeping their clean sheet.

2- Before AC Milan, the last Italian team to win away against Atlético Madrid in a European competition was Parma in the UEFA Cup in April 1999 (3-1).

3- Junior Messias scored with his very first shot for AC Milan. Before Messias, the last Brazilian AC Milan player to score a Champions League goal was Kaká, who also scored against Atlético Madrid.

4- Junior Messias’ goal at 86’26 “is AC Milan’s last Champions League goal since Mario Balotelli scored at 93’10” against Ajax in October 2013.

5- AC Milan kept their clean sheet against a Spanish side in the Champions League for the first time since April 2006, when they did against Barcelona. They also won a Champions League match against a Spanish team for the first time since February 2013, when they beat Barcelona 2-0.

6- After two draws and five losses, AC Milan won a Champions League match for the first time since November 2013, when they beat Celtic.

7- AC Milan conceded just two shots in the first 45 minutes. The last time they gave less opposition effort to goal (one) in the first half of a Champions League game was in December 2007, against Celtic.


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