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Manchester United FCManchester United FC (First leg: 0-0) Old Trafford - ManchesterTuesday 13 March 2018
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Round of 16, Second leg
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

UEFA Champions League
21/02/2018R16Sevilla FC - Manchester United FC0-0Seville
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Manchester United FC - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

UEFA Super Cup
08/08/2017FReal Madrid CF - Manchester United FC2-1
SkopjeCasemiro 24, Isco 52; R. Lukaku 62
UEFA Europa League
11/05/2017SFManchester United FC - RC Celta de Vigo1-1
agg: 2-1
ManchesterFellaini 17; Roncaglia 85
04/05/2017SFRC Celta de Vigo - Manchester United FC0-1
VigoRashford 67
UEFA Champions League
05/11/2013GSReal Sociedad de Fútbol - Manchester United FC0-0San Sebastian
23/10/2013GSManchester United FC - Real Sociedad de Fútbol1-0
ManchesterIñigo Martínez 2 (og)
UEFA Champions League
05/03/2013R16Manchester United FC - Real Madrid CF1-2
agg: 2-3
ManchesterRamos 48 (og); Modrić 66, Ronaldo 69
13/02/2013R16Real Madrid CF - Manchester United FC1-1MadridRonaldo 30; Welbeck 20
UEFA Europa League
15/03/2012R16Athletic Club - Manchester United FC2-1
agg: 5-3
BilbaoLlorente 23, De Marcos 65; Rooney 80
08/03/2012R16Manchester United FC - Athletic Club2-3
ManchesterRooney 22, 90+2 (P); Llorente 44, De Marcos 71, Muniain 90
UEFA Champions League
28/05/2011FFC Barcelona - Manchester United FC3-1
LondonPedro Rodríguez 27, Messi 54, Villa 69; Rooney 34
07/12/2010GSManchester United FC - Valencia CF1-1ManchesterAnderson 62; Pablo Hernández 32
29/09/2010GSValencia CF - Manchester United FC0-1
ValenciaHernández 85
UEFA Champions League
27/05/2009FFC Barcelona - Manchester United FC2-0
RomeEto'o 10, Messi 70
25/11/2008GSVillarreal CF - Manchester United FC0-0Villarreal
17/09/2008GSManchester United FC - Villarreal CF0-0Manchester
UEFA Champions League
29/04/2008SFManchester United FC - FC Barcelona1-0
agg: 1-0
ManchesterScholes 14
23/04/2008SFFC Barcelona - Manchester United FC0-0Barcelona
UEFA Champions League
22/11/2005GSManchester United FC - Villarreal CF0-0Manchester
14/09/2005GSVillarreal CF - Manchester United FC0-0Villarreal
UEFA Champions League
23/04/2003QFManchester United FC - Real Madrid CF4-3
agg: 5-6
ManchesterVan Nistelrooy 43, Iván Helguera 52 (og), Beckham 71, 85; Ronaldo 12, 50, 59
08/04/2003QFReal Madrid CF - Manchester United FC3-1
MadridLuís Figo 12, Raúl González 28, 49; Van Nistelrooy 52
18/03/2003GS2RC Deportivo La Coruña - Manchester United FC2-0
La CorunaVíctor 32, Lynch 47 (og)
11/12/2002GS2Manchester United FC - RC Deportivo La Coruña2-0
ManchesterVan Nistelrooy 7, 55
UEFA Champions League
10/04/2002QFManchester United FC - RC Deportivo La Coruña3-2
agg: 5-2
ManchesterSolskjær 23, 56, Giggs 69; Blanc 45 (og), Djalminha 90+1
02/04/2002QFRC Deportivo La Coruña - Manchester United FC0-2
La CorunaBeckham 15, Van Nistelrooy 41
17/10/2001GS1Manchester United FC - RC Deportivo La Coruña2-3
ManchesterVan Nistelrooy 7, 40; Sergio González 37, Tristán 39, 60
25/09/2001GS1RC Deportivo La Coruña - Manchester United FC2-1
La CorunaPandiani 86, Naybet 90; Scholes 40
UEFA Champions League
20/02/2001GS2Manchester United FC - Valencia CF1-1ManchesterCole 12; Brown 86 (og)
14/02/2001GS2Valencia CF - Manchester United FC0-0Valencia
UEFA Champions League
19/04/2000QFManchester United FC - Real Madrid CF2-3
agg: 2-3
ManchesterBeckham 64, Scholes 88 (P); Keane 21 (og), Raúl González 50, 52
04/04/2000QFReal Madrid CF - Manchester United FC0-0Madrid
21/03/2000GS2Valencia CF - Manchester United FC0-0Valencia
08/12/1999GS2Manchester United FC - Valencia CF3-0
ManchesterKeane 38, Solskjær 47, Scholes 68
UEFA Champions League
25/11/1998GSFC Barcelona - Manchester United FC3-3BarcelonaAnderson 1, Rivaldo 57, 73; Yorke 25, 68, Cole 53
16/09/1998GSManchester United FC - FC Barcelona3-3ManchesterGiggs 16, Scholes 24, Beckham 63; Anderson 47, Giovanni 59 (P), Luis Enrique 70 (P)
UEFA Champions League
02/11/1994GSFC Barcelona - Manchester United FC4-0
BarcelonaStoichkov 2, 59, Romário 45, Ferrer 88
19/10/1994GSManchester United FC - FC Barcelona2-2ManchesterHughes 19, Sharpe 79; Romário 33, Bakero 49
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
06/11/1991R2Manchester United FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-1
agg: 1-4
ManchesterHughes 4; Schuster 68
23/10/1991R2Club Atlético de Madrid - Manchester United FC3-0
MadridFutre 32, 86, Manolo 88
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
15/05/1991FManchester United FC - FC Barcelona2-1
RotterdamHughes 67, 74; R. Koeman 79
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
21/03/1984QFManchester United FC - FC Barcelona3-0
agg: 3-2
ManchesterRobson 21, 50, Stapleton 51
07/03/1984QFFC Barcelona - Manchester United FC2-0
BarcelonaHogg 35 (og), Rojo 90
29/09/1982R1Valencia CF - Manchester United FC2-1
agg: 2-1
ValenciaSolsona 70 (P), Roberto 75; Robson 45
15/09/1982R1Manchester United FC - Valencia CF0-0Manchester
European Champions Clubs' Cup
15/05/1968SFReal Madrid CF - Manchester United FC3-3
agg: 3-4
MadridPirri 31, Gento 41, Amancio Amaro 45; Zoco 44 (og), Sadler 73, Foulkes 80
24/04/1968SFManchester United FC - Real Madrid CF1-0
ManchesterBest 35
European Champions Clubs' Cup
25/04/1957SFManchester United FC - Real Madrid CF2-2
agg: 3-5
ManchesterTaylor 52, Charlton 85; Kopa 25, Rial 33
11/04/1957SFReal Madrid CF - Manchester United FC3-1
MadridRial 61, Di Stéfano 73, Mateos 83; Taylor 82
06/02/1957QFManchester United FC - Athletic Club3-0
agg: 6-5
ManchesterViollet 42, Taylor 70, Berry 85
16/01/1957QFAthletic Club - Manchester United FC5-3
BilbaoUribe 2, 28, Marcaida 43, Merodio 73, Arteche 78; Taylor 48, Viollet 54, Whelan 85

Sevilla FC - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

UEFA Champions League
21/11/2017GSSevilla FC - Liverpool FC3-3SevilleBen Yedder 51, 60 (P), Pizarro 90+3; Firmino 2, 30, Mané 22
13/09/2017GSLiverpool FC - Sevilla FC2-2LiverpoolFirmino 21, Salah 37; Ben Yedder 5, Correa 72
UEFA Champions League
14/03/2017R16Leicester City FC - Sevilla FC2-0
agg: 3-2
LeicesterMorgan 27, Albrighton 54
22/02/2017R16Sevilla FC - Leicester City FC2-1
SevilleSarabia 25, Correa 62; Vardy 73
UEFA Europa League
18/05/2016FLiverpool FC - Sevilla FC1-3
BaselSturridge 35; Gameiro 46, Coke 64, 70
UEFA Champions League
03/11/2015GSSevilla FC - Manchester City FC1-3
SevilleTrémoulinas 25; Sterling 8, Fernandinho 11, Bony 36
21/10/2015GSManchester City FC - Sevilla FC2-1
ManchesterRami 36 (og), De Bruyne 90+1; Konoplyanka 30
UEFA Champions League
27/11/2007GSSevilla FC - Arsenal FC3-1
SevilleKeita 24, Luís Fabiano 34, Kanouté 89 (P); Eduardo 11
19/09/2007GSArsenal FC - Sevilla FC3-0
LondonFàbregas 27, Van Persie 59, Eduardo 90+2
12/04/2007QFTottenham Hotspur FC - Sevilla FC2-2
agg: 3-4
LondonDefoe 65, Lennon 66; Malbranque 3 (og), Kanouté 8
05/04/2007QFSevilla FC - Tottenham Hotspur FC2-1
SevilleKanouté 19 (P), A. Kerzhakov 36; Keane 2
10/05/2006FMiddlesbrough FC - Sevilla FC0-4
EindhovenLuís Fabiano 27, Maresca 78, 84, Kanouté 89
14/12/2005GSBolton Wanderers FC - Sevilla FC1-1BoltonN'Gotty 66; Adriano 74
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Sevilla FC632160332200145542422

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Match background Only this chapter

Manchester United FC are looking to finish the job against a Sevilla FC side who have never won a round of 16 tie in the UEFA Champions League.

• United, the Group A winners, are at this stage for the first time since 2013/14 and will need to improve on their stuttering recent home form against Spanish visitors as they seek to build on a goalless draw in Spain on 21 February.

• Their Liga opponents finished second in Group E and, with Vincenzo Montella having replaced Eduardo Berizzo as coach in December, will now look to make it through to the quarter-finals at the fourth attempt.

Match background

Manchester United
• This is the English club's tenth round of 16 tie (W6 L3), and their first since facing Olympiacos FC in 2013/14 (0-2 away, 3-0 home). Having lost their first two last-16 contests, United have won all but one of the most recent seven.

• United's record in two-legged ties against Spanish clubs is W6 L7.

Highlights: Sevilla 0-0 Manchester United

• This is United's ninth European match this term and their third against Spanish opposition, their campaign having started with a 2-1 loss to Real Madrid CF in the UEFA Super Cup in Skopje on 8 August. That ended United's 11-game unbeaten run (W8 D3) since a 2-1 reversal at Fenerbahçe SK on matchday four of last season's UEFA Europa League. The defeat in Istanbul had been their fifth in nine European fixtures.

• The Red Devils won all but one of their six Group A games; the sole blemish was their 1-0 matchday five reverse at FC Basel 1893. At home they beat Basel 3-0, SL Benfica 2-0 and PFC CSKA Moskva 2-1

• Those losses to Madrid and Basel are United's only reverses in their last 19 European matches, home and away (W13 D4). The Basel loss ended a seven-game unbeaten European away record (W5 D2) since that setback at Fenerbahçe.

• José Mourinho's side got the better of Spanish opposition in last season's UEFA Europa League semi-finals, winning 1-0 at RC Celta de Vigo in the first leg thanks to a Marcus Rashford free-kick. They went through 2-1 on aggregate with a 1-1 home draw, Marouane Fellaini scoring for United.

• That UEFA Super Cup defeat by Madrid and the first-leg draw means United have now won two of their last 12 matches against Spanish clubs, with five draws and five defeats in that time. The Red Devils have also won five of their last 23 matches with Liga opposition (D10 L8).

• United have played 51 times against Liga clubs, with the record W13 D21 L17. At home their record is W9 D10 L4, although they have lost two of the last four and won only one of the last six.

• United have contested three finals with Spanish sides – all against FC Barcelona. They were 2-1 winners in the 1990/91 European Cup Winners' Cup final in Rotterdam but lost 2-0 in 2008/09 in Rome and 3-1 in London in 2010/11, both in the UEFA Champions League.

• Mourinho's charges completed a clean sweep of European trophies for the club with victory in last season's UEFA Europa League. The win against AFC Ajax in Stockholm added to their European Cup triumphs in 1968, 1999 and 2008 and their 1991 European Cup Winners' Cup success.

• United have won 11 of the 15 UEFA competition ties in which they recorded a first-leg away draw, including the last two, most recently against RSC Anderlecht in last season's UEFA Europa League quarter-final (1-1 away, 2-1 home aet).

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Sevilla's Luis Muriel (left) after being denied by David de Gea

• That total includes nine ties where the first, away, leg finished 0-0; United's aggregate record in that instance is W6 L3 with wins in the last three contests, most recently against Olympique de Marseille in the 2010/11 UEFA Champions League round of 16 (2-1 home).

• United's record in three UEFA penalty shoot-outs is W1 L2:
6-5 v Chelsea FC, 2007/08 UEFA Champions League final
3-4 v FC Torpedo Moskva, 1992/93 UEFA Cup first round
4-5 v Videoton FC, 1984/85 UEFA Cup quarter-finals

• The Spanish side have lost all three of their previous UEFA Champions League round of 16 ties. In 2007/08 they were beaten 3-2 on penalties by Fenerbahçe SK after a 5-5 aggregate draw (2-3 away, 3-2 home); two years later they lost 3-2 over two legs against PFC CSKA Moskva (1-1 away, 1-2 home) and they went down 3-2 to Leicester City FC 12 months ago (2-1 home, 0-2 away).

• The Spanish side's record in away round of 16 games is therefore D1 L2.

• They did beat Denmark's AGF Aarhus 4-0 at home and 2-0 away in the 1957/58 European Champion Clubs' Cup last 16.

• Sevilla have never won in six trips to England (D3 L3), although on their most recent visit they emerged with a 2-2 draw from their trip to Liverpool FC on matchday one this season.

• The Andalusian club did not win away in Group E, and endured their heaviest UEFA Champions League defeat in losing 5-1 at Spartak on matchday three. They concluded with a 1-1 draw at NK Maribor to secure second place in the section.

Manchester United v Spanish opposition: Classic goals featuring Messi, Ronaldo & Beckham

• Sevilla have lost only two of their last 11 away matches in UEFA competition (W3 D6): at Spartak and that 2-0 reverse at Leicester in last season's round of 16 second leg, which completed a 3-2 aggregate loss.

• Their record in two-legged knockout ties against Premier League sides is W1 L1. Aside from last season's defeat by Leicester, they beat Tottenham Hotspur FC 4-3 on aggregate in the quarter-finals of their victorious 2006/07 UEFA Cup campaign (2-1 home, 2-2 away).

• Sevilla have won three of the six UEFA competition ties in which they drew the home first leg, most recently against FC Shakhtar Donetsk in the 2006/07 UEFA Cup round of 16 (2-2 home, 3-2 away aet); they went on to lift the trophy.

• When drawing 0-0 at home first time out, Sevilla have won two and lost one of their three ties, the most recent of which came against 1. FSV Mainz 05 in the 2005/06 UEFA Cup first round (2-0 away); once more the Spanish side went on to take the trophy.

• Sevilla's penalty shoot-out record in UEFA competition is W5 L1:
5-4 v Athletic Club, 2015/16 UEFA Europa League quarter-finals
4-2 v SL Benfica, 2013/14 UEFA Europa League final
4-3 v Real Betis Balompié, 2013/14 UEFA Europa League round of 16
2-3 v Fenerbahçe SK, 2007/08 UEFA Champions League round of 16
3-1 v RCD Espanyol, 2006/07 UEFA Cup final
4-3 v PAOK FC, 1990/91 UEFA Cup first round

Coach and player links
• Mourinho won seven of his eight fixtures against Sevilla while coach of Real Madrid between 2010 and 2013, losing the other. Madrid scored 23 goals in those eight fixtures, conceding six.

De Gea reacts to wonder save

• Have played in Spain:
David de Gea (Club Atlético de Madrid 2008–11)
Eric Bailly (RCD Espanyol 2013–15, Villarreal CF 2015–16)
Ander Herrera (Real Zaragoza 2008–11, Athletic Club 2011–14)
Juan Mata (Real Madrid Castilla 2006/07, Valencia CF 2007–11)
Zlatan Ibrahimović (FC Barcelona 2009/10)
Alexis Sánchez (FC Barcelona 2011–14)

• Sánchez won all five games against Sevilla while at Barcelona, scoring home (3-2) and away (4-1) in the 2013/14 Liga.

• Both Roque Mesa and Sandro have suffered 4-0 defeats against United already this season. The former made his Swansea debut in a heavy home defeat against Mourinho's side on 19 August; Sandro was a second-half substitute as Everton went down by the same score at Old Trafford on 17 September.

• De Gea did not record a win in four fixtures against Sevilla while at Atlético (D1 L3).

• Bailly's record against Sevilla with Villarreal was W1 L4; he was sent off in Sevilla's 2-1 win in the 2014/15 UEFA Europa League round of 16 second leg (5-2 aggregate).

• Herrera faced Sevilla nine times with Zaragoza and Athletic Club (W5 D1 L3), scoring once.

• Mata scored three goals in nine matches against Sevilla while a Valencia player (W3 D1 L5).

• Ibrahimović got two goals in four games against Sevilla with Barcelona (W2 L2).

• Have played in England:
Steven N'Zonzi (Blackburn Rovers FC 2009–12, Stoke City FC 2012–15)
Jesús Navas (Manchester City FC 2013–17)
Nolito (Manchester City FC 2016/17)
Daniel Carriço (Reading FC 2013)
Sandro Ramírez (Everton FC 2017/18)
Roque Mesa (Swansea City AFC 2017/18)

• N'Zonzi beat United once in nine attempts with Blackburn and Stoke (D2 L6).

• Have played together:
Sergio Romero & Luis Muriel (UC Sampdoria 2015)

• International team-mates:
Ander Herrera, David de Gea, Juan Mata & Nolito, Sergio Rico (Spain)
Sergio Romero, Marcos Rojo & Gabriel Mercado, Nico Pareja, Éver Banega, Joaquín Correa, Guido Pizarro (Argentina)
Paul Pogba & Sébastien Corchia, Steven N'Zonzi (France)

Match facts

Manchester United
UEFA Champions League squad changes
In: Alexis Sánchez
Out: Henrikh Mkhitaryan, James Wilson

• Jesse Lingard will incur a suspension with his next booking.

• United have won 17 of their 20 home games in all competitions this season, drawing two and losing only to Manchester City FC (1-2) in the Premier League on 10 December. The Red Devils have scored in 19 games at Old Trafford, drawing a blank only against Southampton FC on 30 December (0-0).

• Mourinho's side were staring at a third successive away Premier League defeat – having lost 2-0 at Tottenham Hotspur FC on 31 January and 1-0 at Newcastle United FC on 11 February – when they went 2-0 down at Crystal Palace FC on 5 March. However, goals from Chris Smalling, Romelu Lukaku and – in added time – Nemanja Matić extended United's unbeaten run to four games in all competitions.

• That became five (W4 D1) on Saturday when two Marcus Rashford goals ensured a 2-1 defeat of Liverpool FC at Old Trafford.

• The Palace game was the first time since December 2013 that United had come from 2-0 down to win in the Premier League – and the first time a Mourinho side had managed it in the competition (D2 L19).

• Lukaku scored seven goals in his first seven Premier League appearances this season, but managed only four in the next 14 prior to the first leg at Sevilla; he scored in the next two league games.

• Mourinho signed a new contract, running until 2020, in January. Juan Mata's deal has been extended until summer 2019.

• Bailly had been out since 5 November due to an ankle injury but returned as a late substitute on 17 February; he also came on in the 2-1 home win against Chelsea FC eight days later, and started (and scored an own goal) against Liverpool.

• Marouane Fellaini played for the first time since picking up a knee injury on 31 January as a substitute for Rashford on Saturday.

• Ander Herrera, who had been out since 31 January with a muscle problem, has not played since suffering a similar injury in the first leg with Sevilla. Zlatan Ibrahimović (out since 26 December, knee) and Daley Blind (17 January, ankle) have also been sidelined.

• Phil Jones (out since 11 February) and Anthony Martial (out since 25 February) are both carrying knocks.

UEFA Champions League squad changes
In: Guilherme Arana, Roque Mesa, Sandro Ramírez
Out: Ganso, Michael Krohn-Dehli, Borja Lasso, Walter Montoya

• Sergio Escudero, Éver Banega and Gabriel Mercado are all a booking away from a ban.

• Sevilla have lost only one of their last six away games, winning four. They have failed to score in only five of their 22 away matches in all competitions this season, but have kept only six clean sheets.

• The Andalusian club have lost two of their last eight games, home and away, in all competitions – they went down 2-0 at home to Valencia CF on Saturday – winning five.

• Sevilla parted company with coach Eduardo Berizzo on 22 December, appointing Vincenzo Montella as his replacement eight days later. The Italian signed an 18-month contract.

• Sevilla will play Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final at the Estadio Metropolitano, home of Atlético Madrid, on 21 April.

• Up to and including matchday six, Wissam Ben Yedder had scored 13 goals in 18 appearances in all competitions this season; in the 15 games since he has managed four.

• Jesús Navas (out since 25 February) and Lionel Carole, who has not played since 14 January, both have calf complaints.

• Simon Kjær has been out since 14 January due to a back problem, but returned against Málaga CF on 28 February.


Squad list Only this chapter

Manchester United FC - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
1David de GeaESP07/11/199027 - --5-30-33-57-
20Sergio RomeroARG22/02/198731 - --2---8-30-
40Joel PereiraPOR28/06/199621 - ----------
45Kieran O'HaraIRL22/04/199621 - ----------
2Victor LindelöfSWE17/07/199423 - --5-12-17-18-
3Eric BaillyCIV12/04/199423 - --2-1012-221
4Phil JonesENG21/02/199226 - ----21-192252
5Marcos RojoARG20/03/199027 - --1-7-5-31-
12Chris SmallingENG22/11/198928 - --7-222352582
17Daley BlindNED09/03/199028 - --615-261531
23Luke ShawENG12/07/199522 - --1-7-2-8-
25Antonio ValenciaECU04/08/198532 - --3-263416536
36Matteo DarmianITA02/12/198928 - --3-5-7-353
6Paul PogbaFRA15/03/199324 - --4-193362616
8Juan MataESP28/04/198829 - --5-2433878316
14Jesse LingardENG15/12/199225*--5-2689-232
16Michael CarrickENG28/07/198136 - ----1-704874
18Ashley YoungENG09/07/198532 - --3-232201434
21Ander HerreraESP14/08/198928 - --6-19-9-404
27Marouane FellainiBEL22/11/198730 - --21133121424
31Nemanja MatićSRB01/08/198829 - --6-301373494
39Scott McTominayENG08/12/199621 - --4-8-4-4-
48Ethan HamiltonENG18/10/199819 - ----------
7Alexis SánchezCHI19/12/198829 - --1-6147126014
9Romelu LukakuBEL13/05/199324 - --742914744021
10Zlatan IbrahimovićSWE03/10/198136 - --1-5-1194813956
11Anthony MartialFRA05/12/199522 - --71269203386
19Marcus RashfordENG31/10/199720 - --7327673227
47Angel GomesENG31/08/200017 - ----------
-José MourinhoPOR26/01/196355 - --7---134-165-
Sevilla FC - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
1Sergio RicoESP01/09/199324 - 2-7-22-21-35-
13David SoriaESP04/04/199324 - ----7---9-
29Samuel PérezESP26/04/199720 - ----------
32Juan SorianoESP23/08/199720 - ----------
2Sébastien CorchiaFRA01/11/199027 - --3-12-3-171
4Simon KjærDEN26/03/198928 - --4116141354
5Clément LengletFRA17/06/199522 - 2-612637191
6Daniel CarriçoPOR04/08/198829 - ----3-4-714
18Sergio EscuderoESP02/09/198928*227-20-191313
21Nicolás ParejaARG19/01/198434 - 2-2-3-202542
25Gabriel MercadoARG18/03/198730*2-6-19-13-15-
26David CarmonaESP11/01/199721 - ----------
33José AmoESP09/04/199819 - ----------
97Guilherme AranaBRA14/04/199720 - ----1-----
10Éver BanegaARG29/06/198829*2-71232283664
11Joaquín CorreaARG13/08/199423 - 2-5118182102
12Johannes GeisGER17/08/199324 - --1-11-1-161
14Guido PizarroARG26/02/199028 - 2-711917191
15Steven N'ZonziFRA15/12/198829 - 2-5-19-181281
16Jesús NavasESP21/11/198532 - 2-6-221522973
17Pablo SarabiaESP11/05/199225 - 1-7-266151161
22Franco VázquezITA22/02/198929 - --4-2139-101
27CurroESP03/01/199622 - ----------
31Alejandro PozoESP22/02/199919 - ----------
35Yan BriceCMR26/08/199720 - ----------
51RoqueESP07/06/198928 - ----2-----
9Wissam Ben YedderFRA12/08/199027 - 22661961181310
20Luis MurielCOL16/04/199126 - --5-2265-113
24NolitoESP15/10/198631 - 2-4-213191275
30Carlos FernándezESP22/05/199621 - ----------
99Sandro RamírezESP09/07/199522 - --1-4-71132
-Vincenzo MontellaITA18/06/197443 - --1---2-37-

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Head coach Only this chapter

José Mourinho

Date of birth: 26 January 1963
Nationality: Portuguese
Coaching career: SL Benfica, UD Leiria, FC Porto, Chelsea FC (twice), FC Internazionale Milano, Real Madrid CF, Manchester United FC

• A former teacher, Mourinho had spells working at Sporting Clube de Portugal, Porto and FC Barcelona as a coaching assistant in the 1990s.

• As coach, had a nine-game stay at Benfica and a highly successful tenure at Leiria before really making his mark after arriving at Porto in January 2002. In his first full season, 2002/03, Porto won the UEFA Cup and a domestic double. The next year they retained their league title and claimed the UEFA Champions League with a 3-0 defeat of AS Monaco FC in Gelsenkirchen.

• Joined Chelsea in 2004 and led the club to the League Cup and their first league championship for 50 years in his first season. Followed up with the league title again in 2006, and both the League Cup and FA Cup in 2007 but left the club that September.

• Joined Inter in June 2008 and in his first campaign retained the Scudetto, a feat the Nerazzurri repeated in 2009/10 when they also added the Coppa Italia and the UEFA Champions League title, their first European crown since 1965.

• Victory at the Santiago Bernabéu was Mourinho's last act as Inter coach before he joined Madrid. His first season featured the club's first Copa del Rey victory in 18 years and his second brought the Liga title; also led Madrid to three successive UEFA Champions League semi-finals before returning to Chelsea at the start of June 2013.

• Won a third Premier League title with the London club in 2015, also adding the English League Cup. Left in December 2015 and appointed Manchester United manager the following summer, leading the club to the League Cup and the UEFA Europa League in his first season in charge.


Vincenzo Montella

Date of birth: 18 June 1974
Nationality: Italian
Playing career: Empoli FC, Genoa CFC, UC Sampdoria (twice), AS Roma, Fulham FC (loan)
Coaching career: AS Roma (caretaker), Calcio Catania, ACF Fiorentina, UC Sampdoria, AC Milan, Sevilla FC

• A quick and opportunistic striker, Montella played for Roma from 1999 to 2009, scoring 84 goals in 192 Serie A games and winning the 2001 Scudetto and the 2007 Coppa Italia. He managed three goals in 20 caps for Italy, appearing in the UEFA EURO 2000 final and at the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

• Made his name at Empoli, scoring 17 league goals in the 1994/95 Serie C1 campaign. Moved to Genoa, scoring 21 Serie B goals before joining city rivals Sampdoria in 1996. In three years in Serie A with the Blucerchiati, Montella registered 54 goals to earn a switch to Roma.

• After 18 goals during his first season in the Italian capital, he fell behind Gabriel Batistuta and Marco Delvecchio in Fabio Capello's plans. However the Aeroplanino – 'The Little Airplane' in reference to his small stature and trademark goal celebration – finished the season strongly, his 13 goals instrumental as the Giallorossi won their third Scudetto, the first since 1983.

• With the exception of two loan spells at Fulham and Sampdoria, Montella continued to play for Roma until his retirement in 2009. Promptly moved into coaching within Roma's youth system, taking charge of the Under-15 side before temporarily stepping up to the first team in February 2011 following Claudio Ranieri's resignation.

• Spent 2011/12 in charge of Catania before three years at Fiorentina, whom he took to the 2014 Coppa Italia final and the semi-finals of the 2014/15 UEFA Europa League. Led Sampdoria between November 2015 and his departure for Milan in June 2016; won the Italian Super Cup that December but dismissed in November 2017 after a slow start to that season. Resurfaced in Spain with Sevilla, succeeding Eduardo Berizzo on 28 December 2017.


Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeDanny Makkelie (NED)
  • Assistant refereesMario Diks (NED) , Hessel Steegstra (NED)
  • Additional assistant refereesKevin Blom (NED) , Kamphuis Jochem (NED)
  • Fourth officialJan de Vries (NED)
  • UEFA DelegateMarkus Stenger (GER)
  • UEFA Referee observerMarc Batta (FRA)


NameDate of birthUEFA Champions League matchesUEFA matches
Danny Makkelie28/01/19831348

Danny Makkelie

Referee since: 2005
First division: 2009
FIFA badge: 2011

Tournaments: 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, 2012 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

2012 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

UEFA Champions League matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
21/10/2014UCLGSChelsea FCNK Maribor6-0London
08/12/2015UCLGSManchester City FCVfL Borussia Mönchengladbach4-2Manchester
28/09/2016UCLGSArsenal FCFC Basel 18932-0London
13/09/2017UCLGSLiverpool FCSevilla FC2-2Liverpool
05/12/2017UCLGSChelsea FCClub Atlético de Madrid1-1London

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
28/07/2011UEL3QRClub Atlético de MadridStrømsgodset IF2-1Madrid
09/08/2012UEL3QRNK Slaven KoprivnicaAthletic Club2-1Koprivnica
22/11/2012UELGSNewcastle United FCCS Marítimo1-1Newcastle
12/12/2013UELGSReal Betis BalompiéHNK Rijeka0-0Seville
21/10/2014UCLGSChelsea FCNK Maribor6-0London
18/06/2015U21GS-FTEnglandPortugal0-1Uherske Hradiste
08/12/2015UCLGSManchester City FCVfL Borussia Mönchengladbach4-2Manchester
28/09/2016UCLGSArsenal FCFC Basel 18932-0London
16/02/2017UELR32Villarreal CFAS Roma0-4Villarreal
13/09/2017UCLGSLiverpool FCSevilla FC2-2Liverpool
05/12/2017UCLGSChelsea FCClub Atlético de Madrid1-1London

Last updated 12/03/2018 03:02CET

Fixtures and results Only this chapter

Manchester United FCFixtures and results
08/08/2017SCUPReal Madrid CF (A)L 1-2R. Lukaku 62
13/08/2017LeagueWest Ham United FC (H)W 4-0R. Lukaku 33, 52, Martial 87, Pogba 90
19/08/2017LeagueSwansea City AFC (A)W 4-0Bailly 45, R. Lukaku 80, Pogba 82, Martial 84
26/08/2017LeagueLeicester City FC (H)W 2-0Rashford 70, Fellaini 82
09/09/2017LeagueStoke City FC (A)D 2-2Rashford 45+1, R. Lukaku 57
12/09/2017UCLFC Basel 1893 (H)W 3-0Fellaini 35, R. Lukaku 53, Rashford 84
17/09/2017LeagueEverton FC (H)W 4-0A. Valencia 4, Mkhitaryan 83, R. Lukaku 89, Martial 90+2 (P)
20/09/2017CupBurton Albion FC (H)W 4-1Rashford 5, 17, Lingard 36, Martial 60
23/09/2017LeagueSouthampton FC (A)W 1-0R. Lukaku 20
27/09/2017UCLPFC CSKA Moskva (A)W 4-1R. Lukaku 4, 27, Martial 19 (P), Mkhitaryan 57
30/09/2017LeagueCrystal Palace FC (H)W 4-0Juan Mata 3, Fellaini 35, 49, R. Lukaku 86
14/10/2017LeagueLiverpool FC (A)D 0-0
18/10/2017UCLSL Benfica (A)W 1-0Rashford 64
21/10/2017LeagueHuddersfield Town FC (A)L 1-2Rashford 78
24/10/2017CupSwansea City AFC (A)W 2-0Lingard 21, 59
28/10/2017LeagueTottenham Hotspur FC (H)W 1-0Martial 81
31/10/2017UCLSL Benfica (H)W 2-0Svilar 45 (og), Blind 78 (P)
05/11/2017LeagueChelsea FC (A)L 0-1
18/11/2017LeagueNewcastle United FC (H)W 4-1Martial 37, Smalling 45+1, Pogba 54, R. Lukaku 70
22/11/2017UCLFC Basel 1893 (A)L 0-1
25/11/2017LeagueBrighton & Hove Albion FC (H)W 1-0Dunk 66 (og)
28/11/2017LeagueWatford FC (A)W 4-2Young 19, 25, Martial 32, Lingard 86
02/12/2017LeagueArsenal FC (A)W 3-1A. Valencia 4, Lingard 11, 63
05/12/2017UCLPFC CSKA Moskva (H)W 2-1R. Lukaku 64, Rashford 66
10/12/2017LeagueManchester City FC (H)L 1-2Rashford 45+2
13/12/2017LeagueAFC Bournemouth (H)W 1-0R. Lukaku 25
17/12/2017LeagueWest Bromwich Albion FC (A)W 2-1R. Lukaku 27, Lingard 35
20/12/2017CupBristol City FC (A)L 1-2Ibrahimović 58
23/12/2017LeagueLeicester City FC (A)D 2-2Juan Mata 40, 60
26/12/2017LeagueBurnley FC (H)D 2-2Lingard 53, 90+1
30/12/2017LeagueSouthampton FC (H)D 0-0
01/01/2018LeagueEverton FC (A)W 2-0Martial 57, Lingard 81
05/01/2018CupDerby County FC (H)W 2-0Lingard 84, R. Lukaku 90
15/01/2018LeagueStoke City FC (H)W 3-0A. Valencia 9, Martial 38, R. Lukaku 72
20/01/2018LeagueBurnley FC (A)W 1-0Martial 54
26/01/2018CupYeovil Town FC (A)W 4-0Rashford 41, Ander Herrera 61, Lingard 89, R. Lukaku 90+3
31/01/2018LeagueTottenham Hotspur FC (A)L 0-2
03/02/2018LeagueHuddersfield Town FC (H)W 2-0R. Lukaku 55, Alexis Sánchez 68
11/02/2018LeagueNewcastle United FC (A)L 0-1
17/02/2018CupHuddersfield Town FC (A)W 2-0R. Lukaku 3, 55
21/02/2018UCLSevilla FC (A)D 0-0
25/02/2018LeagueChelsea FC (H)W 2-1R. Lukaku 39, Lingard 75
05/03/2018LeagueCrystal Palace FC (A)W 3-2Smalling 55, R. Lukaku 76, Matić 90+1
10/03/2018LeagueLiverpool FC (H)W 2-1Rashford 14, 24
13/03/2018UCLSevilla FC (H)
17/03/2018CupBrighton & Hove Albion FC (H)
31/03/2018LeagueSwansea City AFC (H)
07/04/2018LeagueManchester City FC (A)
15/04/2018LeagueWest Bromwich Albion FC (H)
21/04/2018LeagueAFC Bournemouth (A)
29/04/2018LeagueArsenal FC (H)
05/05/2018LeagueBrighton & Hove Albion FC (A)
13/05/2018LeagueWatford FC (H)
1Manchester City FC302631852081
2Manchester United FC302055582365
3Tottenham Hotspur FC301875592561
4Liverpool FC301794683460
5Chelsea FC301758522756
6Arsenal FC3014610554148
7Burnley FC3011109272643
8Leicester City FC30101010454340
9Everton FC3010713354937
10Watford FC3010614395036
11Brighton & Hove Albion FC3081012284034
12AFC Bournemouth308913354833
13Newcastle United FC308814304032
14Swansea City AFC308715254231
15Huddersfield Town FC308715255031
16West Ham United FC307914365730
17Southampton FC3051312294428
18Crystal Palace FC306915284827
19Stoke City FC306915285627
20West Bromwich Albion FC3031116234720
Sevilla FCFixtures and results
16/08/2017UCLİstanbul Başakşehir (A)W 2-1Escudero 16, Ben Yedder 84
19/08/2017LeagueRCD Espanyol (H)D 1-1Lenglet 26
22/08/2017UCLİstanbul Başakşehir (H)D 2-2Escudero 52, Ben Yedder 75
27/08/2017LeagueGetafe CF (A)W 1-0Ganso 83
09/09/2017LeagueSD Eibar (H)W 3-0Ganso 46, Ben Yedder 76, Nolito 90+2
13/09/2017UCLLiverpool FC (A)D 2-2Ben Yedder 5, Correa 72
17/09/2017LeagueGirona FC (A)W 1-0Muriel 69
20/09/2017LeagueUD Las Palmas (H)W 1-0Jesús Navas 83
23/09/2017LeagueClub Atlético de Madrid (A)L 0-2
26/09/2017UCLNK Maribor (H)W 3-0Ben Yedder 27, 38, 83 (P)
30/09/2017LeagueMálaga CF (H)W 2-0Banega 68 (P), Muriel 70
14/10/2017LeagueAthletic Club (A)L 0-1
17/10/2017UCLFC Spartak Moskva (A)L 1-5Kjær 30
21/10/2017LeagueValencia CF (A)L 0-4
24/10/2017CupCartagena FS (A)W 3-0Sarabia 25, Correa 35, Muriel 51
28/10/2017LeagueCD Leganés (H)W 2-1Ben Yedder 20, Sarabia 54
01/11/2017UCLFC Spartak Moskva (H)W 2-1Lenglet 30, Banega 59
04/11/2017LeagueFC Barcelona (A)L 1-2Pizarro 59
18/11/2017LeagueRC Celta de Vigo (H)W 2-1Muriel 36, Nolito 48
21/11/2017UCLLiverpool FC (H)D 3-3Ben Yedder 51, 60 (P), Pizarro 90+3
26/11/2017LeagueVillarreal CF (A)W 3-2Lenglet 56, Vázquez 57, Banega 78 (P)
29/11/2017CupCartagena FS (H)W 4-0Ben Yedder 3, 6, Ganso 42, Correa 66
02/12/2017LeagueRC Deportivo La Coruña (H)W 2-0Ben Yedder 45+1, Krohn-Dehli 78
06/12/2017UCLNK Maribor (A)D 1-1Ganso 75
09/12/2017LeagueReal Madrid CF (A)L 0-5
15/12/2017LeagueLevante UD (H)D 0-0
20/12/2017LeagueReal Sociedad de Fútbol (A)L 1-3Ben Yedder 44
03/01/2018CupCádiz CF (A)W 2-0Nolito 9, Jesús Navas 23
06/01/2018LeagueReal Betis Balompié (H)L 3-5Ben Yedder 13, Kjær 40, Lenglet 67
11/01/2018CupCádiz CF (H)W 2-1Ben Yedder 31, Correa 54
14/01/2018LeagueDeportivo Alavés (A)L 0-1
17/01/2018CupClub Atlético de Madrid (A)W 2-1Jesús Navas 80, Correa 88
20/01/2018LeagueRCD Espanyol (A)W 3-0Vázquez 15, Sarabia 34, Muriel 90
23/01/2018CupClub Atlético de Madrid (H)W 3-1Escudero 1, Banega 48 (P), Sarabia 79
28/01/2018LeagueGetafe CF (H)D 1-1Muriel 72
31/01/2018CupCD Leganés (A)D 1-1Muriel 21
03/02/2018LeagueSD Eibar (A)L 1-5Sarabia 21 (P)
07/02/2018CupCD Leganés (H)W 2-0Correa 15, Vázquez 89
11/02/2018LeagueGirona FC (H)W 1-0Sarabia 46
17/02/2018LeagueUD Las Palmas (A)W 2-1Ben Yedder 35, Sarabia 50
21/02/2018UCLManchester United FC (H)D 0-0
25/02/2018LeagueClub Atlético de Madrid (H)L 2-5Sarabia 85, Nolito 89
28/02/2018LeagueMálaga CF (A)W 1-0Correa 15
03/03/2018LeagueAthletic Club (H)W 2-0Muriel 27, Vázquez 32
10/03/2018LeagueValencia CF (H)L 0-2
13/03/2018UCLManchester United FC (A)
18/03/2018LeagueCD Leganés (A)
31/03/2018LeagueFC Barcelona (H)
08/04/2018LeagueRC Celta de Vigo (A)
15/04/2018LeagueVillarreal CF (H)
18/04/2018LeagueRC Deportivo La Coruña (A)
21/04/2018CupFC Barcelona
29/04/2018LeagueLevante UD (A)
06/05/2018LeagueReal Sociedad de Fútbol (H)
09/05/2018LeagueReal Madrid CF (H)
13/05/2018LeagueReal Betis Balompié (A)
20/05/2018LeagueDeportivo Alavés (H)
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2Club Atlético de Madrid281972481264
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4Valencia CF281756543056
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7Girona FC281279403643
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9SD Eibar2811611354139
10RC Celta de Vigo2811512454238
11Getafe CF289910332636
12Athletic Club288119293135
13RCD Espanyol288119263435
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15CD Leganés289613233433
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18UD Las Palmas285518205720
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Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Manchester United FC

  • UEFA Super Cup - Final
    Matchday 1 (08/08/2017)
    Real Madrid CF 2-1 Manchester United FC
    1-0 Casemiro 24, 2-0 Isco 52, 2-1 R. Lukaku 62
    De Gea, Lindelöf, Pogba, R. Lukaku, Smalling, Lingard (46 Rashford), Ander Herrera (56 Fellaini), Mkhitaryan, A. Valencia, Matić, Darmian
  • UEFA Champions League - Group stage
    Group A - Group Standings
    Manchester United FC650112315
    FC Basel 1893640211512
    PFC CSKA Moskva63038109
    SL Benfica60061140
    Matchday 1 (12/09/2017)
    Manchester United FC 3-0 FC Basel 1893
    1-0 Fellaini 35, 2-0 R. Lukaku 53, 3-0 Rashford 84
    De Gea, Lindelöf, Pogba (19 Fellaini), Juan Mata (77 Rashford), R. Lukaku, Martial (69 Lingard), Smalling, Blind, Young, Mkhitaryan, Matić
  • Matchday 2 (27/09/2017)
    PFC CSKA Moskva 1-4 Manchester United FC
    0-1 R. Lukaku 4, 0-2 Martial 19 (P) , 0-3 R. Lukaku 27, 0-4 Mkhitaryan 57, 1-4 Kuchaev 90
    De Gea, Lindelöf, Bailly, R. Lukaku, Martial (72 Rashford), Smalling, Blind, Young (67 Darmian), Ander Herrera, Mkhitaryan (60 Lingard), Matić
  • Matchday 3 (18/10/2017)
    SL Benfica 0-1 Manchester United FC
    0-1 Rashford 64
    De Gea, Lindelöf, Juan Mata (83 Lingard), R. Lukaku, Smalling, Blind, Rashford (76 Martial), Ander Herrera, Mkhitaryan (92 McTominay), A. Valencia, Matić
  • Matchday 4 (31/10/2017)
    Manchester United FC 2-0 SL Benfica
    1-0 Svilar 45 (og) , 2-0 Blind 78 (P)
    De Gea, Bailly, Juan Mata (68 Ander Herrera), R. Lukaku, Martial (75 Rashford), Smalling, Lingard (46 Mkhitaryan), Blind, Matić, Darmian, McTominay
  • Matchday 5 (22/11/2017)
    FC Basel 1893 1-0 Manchester United FC
    1-0 M. Lang 89
    Romero, Rojo, Pogba (66 Matić), R. Lukaku, Martial (74 Ibrahimović), Smalling, Lingard (63 Rashford), Blind, Ander Herrera, Fellaini, Darmian
  • Matchday 6 (05/12/2017)
    Manchester United FC 2-1 PFC CSKA Moskva
    0-1 Vitinho 45, 1-1 R. Lukaku 64, 2-1 Rashford 66
    Romero, Lindelöf, Pogba, Juan Mata, R. Lukaku (74 Martial), Smalling, Blind, Rashford, Ander Herrera (67 McTominay), Shaw, A. Valencia (72 Tuanzebe)
  • Round of 16
    Matchday 7 (21/02/2018)
    Sevilla FC 0-0 Manchester United FC
    De Gea, Lindelöf, Alexis Sánchez (75 Rashford), Juan Mata (80 Martial), R. Lukaku, Smalling, Young, Ander Herrera (17 Pogba), A. Valencia, Matić, McTominay
  • Matchday 8 (13/03/2018)
    Manchester United FC-Sevilla FC

Sevilla FC

  • UEFA Champions League - Play-off
    İstanbul Başakşehir 1-2 Sevilla FC
    0-1 Escudero 16, 1-1 Elia 64, 1-2 Ben Yedder 84
    Rico, Lenglet, Montoya (63 Nolito), Ben Yedder (86 Krohn-Dehli), Banega, Correa (83 Jesús Navas), Pizarro, N'Zonzi, Escudero, Pareja, Mercado
  • (22/08/2017)
    Sevilla FC 2-2 İstanbul Başakşehir (agg: 4-3)
    0-1 Elia 17, 1-1 Escudero 52, 2-1 Ben Yedder 75, 2-2 Višća 83
    Rico, Lenglet, Ben Yedder, Banega (92 Sarabia), Correa (72 Nolito), Pizarro, N'Zonzi, Jesús Navas (85 Montoya), Escudero, Pareja, Mercado
  • Group stage
    Group E - Group Standings
    Liverpool FC633023612
    Sevilla FC623112129
    FC Spartak Moskva61329136
    NK Maribor60333163
    Matchday 1 (13/09/2017)
    Liverpool FC 2-2 Sevilla FC
    0-1 Ben Yedder 5, 1-1 Firmino 21, 2-1 Salah 37, 2-2 Correa 72
    Rico, Kjær, Ben Yedder (69 Muriel), Banega, Correa, Pizarro (46 Sarabia), N'Zonzi, Jesús Navas (83 Corchia), Escudero, Pareja, Mercado
  • Matchday 2 (26/09/2017)
    Sevilla FC 3-0 NK Maribor
    1-0 Ben Yedder 27, 2-0 Ben Yedder 38, 3-0 Ben Yedder 83 (P)
    Rico, Corchia, Lenglet, Ben Yedder, Banega (86 Pizarro), Correa, N'Zonzi, Escudero, Pareja, Vázquez (79 Sarabia), Nolito (67 Jesús Navas)
  • Matchday 3 (17/10/2017)
    FC Spartak Moskva 5-1 Sevilla FC
    1-0 Promes 18, 1-1 Kjær 30, 2-1 Melgarejo 58, 3-1 Glushakov 67, 4-1 Luiz Adriano 74, 5-1 Promes 90
    Rico, Kjær, Lenglet, Krohn-Dehli (68 Vázquez), Ben Yedder (82 Muriel), Banega, Pizarro, Sarabia, Escudero, Nolito (76 Jesús Navas), Mercado
  • Matchday 4 (01/11/2017)
    Sevilla FC 2-1 FC Spartak Moskva
    1-0 Lenglet 30, 2-0 Banega 59, 2-1 Zé Luís 78
    Rico, Kjær, Lenglet, Ben Yedder, Banega (77 Krohn-Dehli), Pizarro, N'Zonzi, Sarabia (74 Jesús Navas), Escudero, Nolito, Mercado (83 Corchia)
  • Matchday 5 (21/11/2017)
    Sevilla FC 3-3 Liverpool FC
    0-1 Firmino 2, 0-2 Mané 22, 0-3 Firmino 30, 1-3 Ben Yedder 51, 2-3 Ben Yedder 60 (P) , 3-3 Pizarro 90+3
    Rico, Lenglet, Ben Yedder (81 Correa), Banega, Geis, Pizarro, N'Zonzi (46 Vázquez), Sarabia, Escudero, Nolito (73 Muriel), Mercado
  • Matchday 6 (06/12/2017)
    NK Maribor 1-1 Sevilla FC
    1-0 Tavares 10, 1-1 Ganso 75
    Rico, Kjær, Lenglet, Krohn-Dehli (59 Ganso), Ben Yedder (76 Muriel), Banega, Correa, Pizarro, Sarabia, Escudero, Mercado (70 Jesús Navas)
  • Round of 16
    Matchday 7 (21/02/2018)
    Sevilla FC 0-0 Manchester United FC
    Rico, Lenglet, Banega (89 Pizarro), Correa, N'Zonzi, Jesús Navas, Sarabia, Escudero, Muriel (85 Ramírez), Vázquez, Mercado
  • Matchday 8 (13/03/2018)
    Manchester United FC-Sevilla FC

Last updated 11/03/2018 18:54CET

Competition facts Only this chapter

UEFA Champions League knockout stage: Did you know?

• Teams have overturned a first-leg deficit to go through 41 times, including AS Roma in this season's round of 16. Only twice – AFC Ajax's defeat of Panathinaikos FC in the 1995/96 semi-finals and FC Internazionale Milano's victory against FC Bayern München in the 2010/11 round of 16 – has a side progressed after a home first-leg loss.

• The biggest losing margin a side has overhauled was achieved by FC Barcelona against Paris Saint-Germain in the 2016/17 last 16, when they lost 4-0 away but progressed thanks to a 6-1 home success. That eclipsed the previous record held by RC Deportivo La Coruña in the 2003/04 quarter-finals, when they went down 4-1 at AC Milan but won 4-0 at home.

• Twenty-nine ties have been decided on away goals, including ten where the triumphant team lost the first leg.

• In all, 28 ties have required extra time. Twelve have been settled by extra time alone: five round of 16 encounters, five quarter-finals including Real Madrid CF-FC Bayern München in 2016/17, the 2007/08 semi-final between Chelsea and Liverpool FC, and the 2013/14 final.

• Sixteen ties have gone to penalties, including seven finals – 1996, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2012 and 2016. The first two-legged tie decided on spot kicks was PSV Eindhoven's 4-2 victory over Olympique Lyonnais on 13 April 2005 after a 2-2 aggregate draw, still the only quarter-final to go to penalties.

• The 2015/16 round of 16 tie between Club Atlético de Madrid and PSV was the first to finish goalless after two legs. Thirteen have finished 1-0 on aggregate, most recently Real Madrid CF's defeat of Manchester City FC in the 2015/16 semi-finals.

• Liverpool FC (versus FC Porto) and Bayern (versus Beşiktaş JK) both won 5-0 in the 2017/18 round of 16, equalling the knockout phase record for the biggest first-leg lead – Real Madrid's 6-1 victory at FC Schalke 04 in 2013/14 and Bayern's 5-0 success at Sporting Clube de Portugal in 2008/09, both also in the round of 16. Bayern eventually beat Sporting 12-1 after a 7-1 stroll in the home second leg; that tie also featured more goals (13) over its two legs than any UEFA Champions League knockout tie.

• Bayern hold the record for the largest margin of victory in a UEFA Champions League knockout match having beaten both FC Basel 1893 (2011/12) and FC Shakhtar Donetsk (2014/15) 7-0 in the round of 16 second leg.

• Clarence Seedorf is the only player to lift the European Cup with three clubs (Ajax 1995, Real Madrid 1998, Milan 2003, 2007). Bob Paisley (Liverpool 1977, 1978, 1981) was the first coach to win three times, a feat Carlo Ancelotti (Milan 2003, 2007, Real Madrid 2014) replicated.

• In 2014 Ancelotti also became the fifth coach to win the trophy with two clubs; Ottmar Hitzfeld (Borussia Dortmund 1997, Bayern 2001), Ernst Happel (Feyenoord 1970, Hamburger SV 1983), José Mourinho (FC Porto 2004, Internazionale 2010) and Jupp Heynckes (Real Madrid 1998, Bayern 2013) had previously achieved the feat.

• In 2016/17 Real Madrid became the first team to successfully defend the UEFA Champions League trophy, with Milan (1989, 1990) the previous club to win consecutive European Cups. Milan (1994, 1995), Ajax (1995, 1996), Juventus (1996, 1997) and Manchester United (2008, 2009) have all returned to the UEFA Champions League final as holders only to lose.

• Only two sides have ever won the UEFA Champions League on home soil: Dortmund (1997, final in Munich) and Juventus (1996, final in Rome). Manchester United lost the 2011 final in London and 12 months later Bayern were beaten in the showpiece in their own stadium, the Fußball Arena München.

UEFA Champions League: Did you know?

• Lionel Messi became the first player to score five goals in a match in FC Barcelona's 7-1 triumph against Bayer 04 Leverkusen on 7 March 2012, a feat reproduced by FC Shakhtar Donetsk's Luiz Adriano at FC BATE Borisov on 21 October 2014. Eleven more players, also including Messi, have scored four times in a game, most recently Cristiano Ronaldo for Real Madrid on matchday six in 2015/16.

• Cristiano Ronaldo set a new record for a UEFA Champions League group stage with 11 goals in 2015/16, eclipsing his own mark of nine goals in 2013/14, which Luiz Adriano matched in 2014/15 and Ronaldo himself equalled in 2017/18. Lionel Messi got ten goals in 2016/17; Zlatan Ibrahimović (2013/14), Ruud van Nistelrooy (2004/05), Filippo Inzaghi and Hernán Crespo (both 2002/03) managed eight.

• Messi's hat-trick against Manchester City FC on matchday three of the 2016/17 competition was his seventh in the competition, a record Ronaldo matched against Club Atlético de Madrid in the 2016/17 semi-finals.

• SS Lazio goalkeeper Marco Ballotta is the oldest player to compete at this level, having been aged 43 years and 252 days when he figured against Madrid on matchday six of the 2007/08 edition.

• Francesco Totti is the oldest player to score in the competition, aged 38 years and 59 days, in AS Roma's 1-1 draw at PFC CSKA Moskva on 25 November 2014. Ryan Giggs (37 years and 290 days) was the previous record holder.

• Celestine Babayaro is the youngest player to have appeared – he was 16 years and 87 days when he started for RSC Anderlecht against FC Steaua Bucureşti on 23 November 1994. He was sent off in the 37th minute.

• Peter Ofori-Quaye is the youngest player to have scored, aged 17 years and 195 days, in Olympiacos FC's 5-1 reverse at Rosenborg BK on 1 October 1997.


Team facts Only this chapter

Manchester United FC
Nickname: The Red Devils

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• European Cup (3): 1968, 1999, 2008, (2009), (2011)
• UEFA Europa League (1): 2017
• UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (1): 1991
• UEFA Super Cup (1): 1991, (1999), (2008), (2017)
• European/South American Cup (1): (1968), 1999

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 20 (2013)
FA Cup: 12 (2016)
League Cup: 5 (2017)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2016/17: UEFA Europa League winners
UEFA Europa League round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
did not take part in UEFA competition
round of 16
UEFA Europa League round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2009/10: quarter-finals
2007/08: winners

UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
10-0: Manchester United v RSC Anderlecht
26/09/56, European Champion Clubs' Cup preliminary round second leg

• Biggest away win
0-6: Shamrock Rovers FC v Manchester United
25/09/57, European Champion Clubs' Cup preliminary round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
2-3: three times, most recently v Athletic Club
08/03/12, UEFA Europa League round of 16 first leg
1-2: Manchester United v Real Madrid CF
05/03/13, UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg
0-1: on seven occasions, most recently v CFR 1907 Cluj
05/12/12, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
5-0: Sporting Clube de Portugal v Manchester United
18/03/64, UEFA Cup Winners' Cup quarter-final second leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final only)
• Biggest home win
7-1: Manchester United v AS Roma
10/04/07, quarter-final second leg

• Biggest away win
0-5: Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Manchester United
27/11/13, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
2-3: twice, most recently v RC Deportivo La Coruña
17/10/01, first group stage
1-2: Manchester United v Real Madrid CF (see above for details)
0-1: on seven occasions, most recently v CFR 1907 Cluj (see above for details)

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0: FC Barcelona v Manchester United
02/11/94, group stage


Sevilla FC
Nickname: Los Hispalenses (from Hispalis, Seville's ancient name), Los Blanquirrojos (white-and-reds)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League (5): 2006, 2007, 2014, 2015, 2016
• UEFA Super Cup (1): 2006, (2007), (2014), (2015), (2016)

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
Spanish title: 1 (1946)
Spanish Cup: 5 (2010)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
 round of 16
2015/16: UEFA Europa League winners (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2014/15: UEFA Europa League winners
UEFA Europa League winners
did not take part in UEFA club competition
UEFA Europa League play-offs
UEFA Europa League round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
round of 16
UEFA Cup group stage
2007/08: round of 16

UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
4-0 on five occasions, most recently v GNK Dinamo Zagreb
02/11/16, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Biggest away win
1-6: FK Mladost Podgorica v Sevilla
09/08/13, UEFA Europa League third qualifying round second leg
0-5: WKS Śląsk Wrocław v Sevilla
29/08/13, UEFA Europa League play-off second leg

• Heaviest home defeat
1-3: Sevilla v Juventus
22/11/16, UEFA Champions League group stage
1-3: Sevilla v Manchester City FC
03/11/15, UEFA Champions League group stage
0-2: Sevilla v Real Betis Balompié
13/03/14, UEFA Europa League round of 16 first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
8-0: Real Madrid CF v Sevilla
23/01/58, European Champion Clubs' Cup quarter-finals first leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final)
• Biggest home win
4-0: Sevilla v GNK Dinamo Zagreb
02/11/16, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-3: SK Slavia Praha v Sevilla
12/12/07, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
1-3: Sevilla v Juventus (see above)
1-3: Sevilla v Manchester City FC (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: FC Spartak Moskva v Sevilla
17/10/17, group stage



The all-time record of the competing clubs in UEFA club competition.

UEFA club competition: These are the official statistics considered valid for communicating official records in UEFA club competition defined as European Champion Clubs' Cup, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, UEFA Cup Winner's Cup UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Intertoto Cup and European/South American Cup. Matches in the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and the 1972 Super Cup are not included as they were not held under UEFA auspices, while the FIFA Club World Cup is excluded.

Match officials

UCL: Total matches officiated in the UEFA Champions League from 1992/93 season, group stage to final only. Matches where the official has acted as the fourth official are not included in these statistics. These are the official statistics considered valid for communicating official records.

UEFA: Total matches officiated in UEFA club competition including all qualifying round matches. Matches where the official has acted as the fourth official are not included in these statistics. These are the official statistics considered valid for communicating official records.


Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Competition stages

  • F: Final
  • GS: Group stage
  • GS1: First group stage
  • GS2: Second group stage
  • 3QR: Third qualifying round
  • R1: First round
  • R2: Second round
  • R3: Third round
  • R4: Fourth round
  • PR: Preliminary round
  • SF: Semi-finals
  • QF: Quarter-finals
  • R16: round of 16
  • QR: Qualifying round
  • R32: Round of 32
  • 1QR: First qualifying round
  • 1st: first leg
  • 2QR: Second qualifying round
  • 2nd: second leg
  • FT: Final tournament
  • PO: Play-off
  • ELITE: Elite round
  • Rep: Replay
  • 3rdPO: Third-place play-off
  • PO - FT: Play-off for Final Tournament
  • GS-FT: Group stage – final tournament

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable
  • f: Match forfeited


  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
  • UCLQ: Current season total UEFA Champions League appearances in the qualifying rounds and play-offs only
  • UCL: Current season total UEFA Champions League appearances from group stage onwards prior to current matchday
  • UCL: Total appearances in the UEFA Champions League from 1992/93 season, group stage to final only
  • UEFA: All-time total appearances in UEFA club competition including qualifying
  • Disclaimer: Although UEFA has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within this document is accurate at the time of publication, no representation or guarantee (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness. Therefore, UEFA assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information contained herein. More information can be found in the competition regulations available on