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UEFA Champions League: Liverpool FC - Club Atlético de Madrid Match press kits

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Liverpool FCLiverpool FC (First leg: 0-1) Anfield - LiverpoolWednesday 11 March 2020
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Head to Head

UEFA Champions League
18/02/2020R16Club Atlético de Madrid - Liverpool FC1-0
MadridSaúl Ñíguez 4
UEFA Europa League
29/04/2010SFLiverpool FC - Club Atlético de Madrid2-1
agg: 2-2 ag (aet)
LiverpoolAquilani 44, Benayoun 95 ET; Forlán 102 ET
22/04/2010SFClub Atlético de Madrid - Liverpool FC1-0
MadridForlán 9
UEFA Champions League
04/11/2008GSLiverpool FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-1LiverpoolGerrard 90+5 (P); Maxi Rodríguez 37
22/10/2008GSClub Atlético de Madrid - Liverpool FC1-1MadridSimão 83; Keane 14
Liverpool FC211030120000512245
Club Atlético de Madrid321020110000522154

Liverpool FC - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

UEFA Champions League
07/05/2019SFLiverpool FC - FC Barcelona4-0
agg: 4-3
LiverpoolOrigi 7, 79, Wijnaldum 54, 56
01/05/2019SFFC Barcelona - Liverpool FC3-0
BarcelonaLuis Suárez 26, Messi 75, 82
UEFA Champions League
26/05/2018FReal Madrid CF - Liverpool FC3-1
KyivBenzema 51, Bale 64, 83; Mané 55
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 Europa League
18/05/2016FLiverpool FC - Sevilla FC1-3
BaselSturridge 35; Gameiro 46, Coke 64, 70
05/05/2016SFLiverpool FC - Villarreal CF3-0
agg: 3-1
LiverpoolBruno Soriano 7 (og), Sturridge 63, Lallana 81
28/04/2016SFVillarreal CF - Liverpool FC1-0
VillarrealAdrián López 90+2
UEFA Champions League
04/11/2014GSReal Madrid CF - Liverpool FC1-0
MadridBenzema 27
22/10/2014GSLiverpool FC - Real Madrid CF0-3
LiverpoolRonaldo 23, Benzema 30, 41
UEFA Champions League
10/03/2009R16Liverpool FC - Real Madrid CF4-0
agg: 5-0
LiverpoolTorres 16, Gerrard 28 (P), 47, Dossena 88
25/02/2009R16Real Madrid CF - Liverpool FC0-1
MadridBenayoun 82
UEFA Champions League
06/03/2007R16Liverpool FC - FC Barcelona0-1
agg: 2-2 ag
LiverpoolGudjohnsen 75
21/02/2007R16FC Barcelona - Liverpool FC1-2
BarcelonaDeco 14; Bellamy 43, John Arne Riise 74
UEFA Champions League
23/11/2005GSLiverpool FC - Real Betis Balompié0-0Liverpool
13/09/2005GSReal Betis Balompié - Liverpool FC1-2
SevilleArzu 51; Sinama Pongolle 2, Luis García 14
UEFA Champions League
03/11/2004GSReal Club Deportivo La Coruña - Liverpool FC0-1
La CorunaJorge Andrade 14 (og)
19/10/2004GSLiverpool FC - Real Club Deportivo La Coruña0-0Liverpool
UEFA Champions League
30/10/2002GS1Liverpool FC - Valencia CF0-1
LiverpoolRufete 34
17/09/2002GS1Valencia CF - Liverpool FC2-0
ValenciaAimar 20, Baraja 38
UEFA Champions League
13/03/2002GS2FC Barcelona - Liverpool FC0-0Barcelona
20/11/2001GS2Liverpool FC - FC Barcelona1-3
LiverpoolOwen 27; Kluivert 41, Rochemback 65, Overmars 84
16/05/2001FLiverpool FC - Deportivo Alavés5-4
DortmundBabbel 3, Gerrard 16, McAllister 40 (P), Fowler 72, Geli 116 ET (og); Alonso 26, Javi Moreno 47, 49, Cruyff 88
19/04/2001SFLiverpool FC - FC Barcelona1-0
agg: 1-0
LiverpoolMcAllister 44 (P)
05/04/2001SFFC Barcelona - Liverpool FC0-0Barcelona
08/12/1998R3Liverpool FC - RC Celta de Vigo0-1
agg: 1-4
LiverpoolRevivo 57
24/11/1998R3RC Celta de Vigo - Liverpool FC3-1
VigoMostovoi 50, Karpin 56, Gudelj 90; Owen 35
03/11/1998R2Valencia CF - Liverpool FC2-2
agg: 2-2 ag
ValenciaClaudio López 45, 90+4; McManaman 78, Berger 86
20/10/1998R2Liverpool FC - Valencia CF0-0Liverpool
European Champions Clubs' Cup
02/11/1983R2Athletic Club - Liverpool FC0-1
agg: 0-1
BilbaoRush 66
19/10/1983R2Liverpool FC - Athletic Club0-0Liverpool
European Champions Clubs' Cup
27/05/1981FLiverpool FC - Real Madrid CF1-0
ParisA. Kennedy 81
14/04/1976SFLiverpool FC - FC Barcelona1-1
agg: 2-1
LiverpoolThompson 51; Rexach 52
30/03/1976SFFC Barcelona - Liverpool FC0-1
BarcelonaToshack 13
04/11/1975R2Liverpool FC - Real Sociedad de Fútbol6-0
agg: 9-1
LiverpoolToshack 15, R. Kennedy 30, 74, Fairclough 72, Heighway 76, Neal 79
22/10/1975R2Real Sociedad de Fútbol - Liverpool FC1-3
San SebastianAmas 87; Heighway 18, Callaghan 60, Thompson 83

Club Atlético de Madrid - Record versus clubs from opponents' country

UEFA Europa League
03/05/2018SFClub Atlético de Madrid - Arsenal FC1-0
agg: 2-1
MadridDiego Costa 45+2
26/04/2018SFArsenal FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-1LondonLacazette 61; Griezmann 82
UEFA Champions League
05/12/2017GSChelsea FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-1LondonSavić 75 (og); Saúl Ñíguez 56
27/09/2017GSClub Atlético de Madrid - Chelsea FC1-2
MadridGriezmann 40 (P); Morata 60, Batshuayi 90+3
UEFA Champions League
18/04/2017QFLeicester City FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-1
agg: 1-2
LeicesterVardy 61; Saúl Ñíguez 26
12/04/2017QFClub Atlético de Madrid - Leicester City FC1-0
MadridGriezmann 28 (P)
UEFA Champions League
30/04/2014SFChelsea FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-3
agg: 1-3
LondonTorres 36; Adrián López 44, Diego Costa 60 (P), Arda Turan 72
22/04/2014SFClub Atlético de Madrid - Chelsea FC0-0Madrid
UEFA Super Cup
31/08/2012FChelsea FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-4
MonacoCahill 75; Falcao 6, 19, 45, Miranda 60
UEFA Europa League
12/05/2010FClub Atlético de Madrid - Fulham FC2-1
HamburgForlán 32, 116 ET; Davies 37
UEFA Champions League
03/11/2009GSClub Atlético de Madrid - Chelsea FC2-2MadridAgüero 66, 90+1; Drogba 82, 88
21/10/2009GSChelsea FC - Club Atlético de Madrid4-0
LondonKalou 41, 52, Lampard 69, Perea 90+1 (og)
21/02/2008R3Club Atlético de Madrid - Bolton Wanderers FC0-0
agg: 0-1
14/02/2008R3Bolton Wanderers FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-0
BoltonDiouf 74
17/03/1998QFAston Villa FC - Club Atlético de Madrid2-1
agg: 2-2 ag
BirminghamTaylor 72, Collymore 73; Caminero 28
03/03/1998QFClub Atlético de Madrid - Aston Villa FC1-0
MadridVieri 42 (P)
30/09/1997R1Leicester City FC - Club Atlético de Madrid0-2
agg: 1-4
LeicesterJuninho 70, José Mari 75
16/09/1997R1Club Atlético de Madrid - Leicester City FC2-1
MadridJuninho 69, Vieri 72 (P); Marshall 11
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
06/11/1974R2Club Atlético de Madrid - Derby County FC2-2
agg: 4-4 (aet, 6-7 pens)
MadridAragonés 4, 75; Rioch 54, Hector 63
23/10/1974R2Derby County FC - Club Atlético de Madrid2-2DerbyNish 15, Rioch 85 (P); Ayala 13, Aragonés 77 (P)
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
15/05/1963FTottenham Hotspur - Club Atlético de Madrid5-1
RotterdamGreaves 16, 77, White 35, Dyson 67, 85; Collar 47 (P)
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
15/11/1961R1Club Atlético de Madrid - Leicester City FC2-0
agg: 3-1
MadridCollar 60 (P), Jones 75
25/10/1961R1Leicester City FC - Club Atlético de Madrid1-1LeicesterKeyworth 56; Jorge Mendonça 89
Liverpool FC18675197574202411512145145
Club Atlético de Madrid1485113274320130121264033

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Match background Only this chapter

UEFA Champions League holders Liverpool face another first-leg deficit against Spanish visitors as Atlético Madrid once again come to Anfield defending a 1-0 lead.

• Atlético's Saúl Ñíguez scored the only goal of the first leg after four minutes at the Estadio Metropolitano, giving the Spanish side a narrow advantage to take to Anfield. Liverpool will not need to look far for inspiration, however, with their last home UEFA Champions League knockout match ending in a memorable comeback victory against Barcelona (0-3 a, 4-0 h).

• Atlético, however, have their own grounds for optimism having won their only previous knockout tie against Liverpool after a 1-0 home win in the first leg, Los Colchoneros going through after extra time in the semi-finals of their victorious UEFA Europa League campaign ten years ago.

• This contest brings together two sides with formidable recent knockout records in European football. Liverpool have reached the last two UEFA Champions League finals and are unbeaten in two-legged knockout ties under Jürgen Klopp; Atlético were UEFA Champions League runners-up in 2014 and 2016 and won the UEFA Europa League for the third time two seasons ago.

Previous meetings
• The first leg was the teams' first fixture since that 2009/10 UEFA Europa League semi-final, a tie Atlético won on away goals. Diego Forlán got the only goal of the first game, Alberto Aquilani levelling the tie a minute before half-time in Liverpool. With no further goals the match went to extra time, Yossi Benayoun putting Liverpool in front on aggregate in the 95th minute only for Forlán to supply the decisive moment seven minutes later.

• Atlético went on to beat another English club, Fulham, in the final in Hamburg, Forlán getting both goals in a 2-1 win.

• The sides met for the first time in the 2008/09 UEFA Champions League group stage with both games ending 1-1, Simão scoring in the 83rd minute at the Vicente Calderón after Robbie Keane had given Liverpool a 14th-minute lead. At Anfield, a Steven Gerrard penalty five minutes into added time earned the home side a point, Maxi Rodríguez having put Atlético in front in the 37th minute.

• Liverpool went on to top Group D with 14 points and Atlético finished as runners-up on 12. Los Rojiblancos were knocked out by Porto on away goals in the last 16, while the Reds lost to Chelsea in the quarter-finals.

Form guide

• Liverpool won Group E with 13 points, one ahead of Napoli who were 2-0 victors against the holders on Matchday 1. The Reds won their next three matches, at home against Salzburg (4-3) and away (4-1) and home (2-1) against Genk, before being held 1-1 by Napoli at Anfield on Matchday 5. A 2-0 success at Salzburg in their final fixture proved enough to secure progress in first place.

• Last season, Jürgen Klopp's team beat Bayern München 3-1 away in the second leg of their round of 16 tie, going through by the same aggregate score, before ousting Porto 6-1 over two legs in the quarter-finals (2-0 h, 4-1 a). The journey looked to be over when the Reds went down 3-0 at Barcelona in the semi-final first leg, but two goals apiece from Georginio Wijnaldum and Divock Origi sealed a rousing second-leg turnaround, before Mohamed Salah and Origi secured the club's sixth European Cup with a 2-0 final defeat of Tottenham at the Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid – Atlético's home ground.

• Those results mean Liverpool have won their last 11 two-legged European ties, qualifying included. Their last defeat was on penalties in the 2014/15 UEFA Europa League round of 32 against Beşiktaş (1-0 home, 0-1 away). They have not lost a two-legged knockout phase tie in the UEFA Champions League since Chelsea beat them 7-5 on aggregate in the 2008/09 quarter-finals.

• The remarkable comeback win against Barcelona in 2018/19 made it four wins out of four against Spanish clubs in two-legged European Cup knockout ties for Liverpool, whose overall aggregate record in knockout ties with Liga sides is W9 L2.

• The first-leg defeat at Atlético means Liverpool have won only two of their last 11 fixtures against Spanish clubs (D2 L7) – a sequence that also includes 3-1 losses under Klopp in the 2016 UEFA Europa League final to Sevilla and the 2018 UEFA Champions League final to Real Madrid.

• The Merseysiders have won only six of their 18 games against Spanish visitors at Anfield (D7 L5), although they have been victorious in four of the last six.

• Liverpool have won nine of their last 13 European fixtures (D2 L2).

• Premier League runners-up in 2018/19, this is Liverpool's third successive appearance in the round of 16 and eighth overall; their record is W6 L1. The sole defeat came against Benfica as holders in 2005/06.

• Defeat at Atlético ended the Reds' eight-match unbeaten run in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 (W6 D2); they had kept seven consecutive clean sheets before conceding at Bayern last season. Their previous defeat was a 1-0 loss at home to Barcelona in the 2006/07 second leg; they won that tie on away goals having triumphed 2-1 in Spain.

• Liverpool are unbeaten in 25 European home games (W18 D7), since a 3-0 loss to Real Madrid on 22 October 2014.

• The Reds kept clean sheets in all three home knockout games last season and two of their three in 2017/18.

• Liverpool have already claimed European silverware this term, beating Chelsea 5-4 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul. They also won the FIFA Club World Cup in December, overcoming Flamengo 1-0 after extra time in the final.

• Liverpool have won 14 of the 28 UEFA competition ties in which they lost the away first leg, including that success against Barcelona last season. They have emerged triumphant from nine of the 12 ties in which they lost the first leg 1-0 away, most recently against Villarreal in the 2015/16 UEFA Europa League semi-finals (3-0 h), although all three aggregate defeats the Reds have suffered when losing 1-0 away in the first game have come in the last six such ties, the most recent reverse occurring against Braga in the 2010/11 UEFA Europa League round of 16 (0-0 h).

• Liverpool's record in five UEFA penalty shoot-outs is W4 L1:
4-2 v Roma, 1983/84 European Champion Clubs' Cup final
3-2 v AC Milan, 2004/05 UEFA Champions League final
4-1 v Chelsea, 2006/07 UEFA Champions League semi-final
4-5 v Beşiktaş, 2014/15 UEFA Europa League round of 32
5-4 v Chelsea, 2019 UEFA Super Cup

• Atlético finished with ten points in this season's group stage, six behind Juventus. Having fought back from two goals down to draw with Juve on Matchday 1, Atlético then won 2-0 at Lokomotiv Moskva and 1-0 at home to Bayer Leverkusen only to lose 2-1 in Germany and 1-0 at Juve; a 2-0 defeat of Lokomotiv in Madrid on Matchday 6 nevertheless earned second place.

• Second in Spain in 2018/19, this is Atlético's tenth UEFA Champions League campaign and their eighth appearance in the knockout stages.

• Atleti also finished second in their section in 2018/19 and bowed out in the round of 16 after succumbing to a Juventus fightback (2-0 h, 0-3 a).

• The Spanish side have still won four of their six round of 16 ties, losing only the first – on away goals against Porto in 2008/09 – and the last. Their most recent win was a 4-2 aggregate defeat of Leverkusen in 2016/17 (4-2 a, 0-0 h).

• Last season's 3-0 second-leg loss at Juventus means Atlético have won only one of their last nine away matches in the UEFA Champions League knockout rounds (D2 L6).

• Atlético have lost five of their last 14 European away games, winning four, although four of those defeats have come in their last six matches (W1 D1).

• Despite defeats on Matchdays 4 and 5 this season, Atlético have lost only five of their last 29 matches in continental competition (W18 D6).

• Atlético's last meetings with an English club came in the 2017/18 UEFA Europa League semi-final, when they beat Arsenal 2-1 on aggregate (1-1 a, 1-0 h). They have been victorious in eight of their ten two-legged knockout contests against English teams, including the last four; only Derby County (1974/75 UEFA Cup) and Bolton Wanderers (2007/08 UEFA Cup) have eliminated them. Atlético have won all six previous ties in which they hosted English opposition in the first leg.

• Atlético have won just twice in 13 away games against English clubs, losing four times. The Madrid side have drawn 1-1 on each of their last three visits to England and are unbeaten in the last four.

• The Rojiblancos have reached two UEFA Champions League and three UEFA Europa League finals in the last ten seasons.

• Atlético have won 30 of the 38 UEFA competition ties in which they have prevailed in the home first leg – last season's defeat by Juventus ended a run of 19 successive aggregate victories after a home win in the first game. When the home first leg has finished 1-0, Atlético's aggregate record is W8 L3, with victories in the last five such ties, most recently against Leicester in the 2016/17 quarter-finals (1-1 a) and in all three against English opposition.

• Atlético's record in six UEFA penalty shoot-outs is W2 L4:
6-7 v Derby, 1974/75 UEFA Cup second round
1-3 v Fiorentina, 1989/90 UEFA Cup first round
1-3 v Villarreal, 2004 UEFA Intertoto Cup final
3-2 v Bayer Leverkusen, 2014/15 UEFA Champions League round of 16
8-7 v PSV Eindhoven, 2015/16 UEFA Champions League round of 16
3-5 v Real Madrid, 2015/16 UEFA Champions League final

Links and trivia
• Have played in England:
Kieran Trippier (Manchester City 1999–2011, Barnsley 2010–11 (loan), Burnley 2011–15, Tottenham 2015–19)
Stefan Savić (Manchester City 2011–12)
Álvaro Morata (Chelsea 2017–18)
Diego Costa (Chelsea 2014–17)

• Trippier played 90 minutes as Spurs lost 2-0 to Liverpool in last season's UEFA Champions League final at Atlético's Estadio Metropolitano.

• Have played in Spain:
Fabinho (Real Madrid 2012/13)
Adrián (Real Betis 1998–2013, Alcalá 2008 (loan), Utrera 2009 (loan))

• Have played together:
James Milner & Stefan Savić (Manchester City 2011–12)
Fabinho & Thomas Lemar (Monaco 2015–18)

• International team-mates:
Jordan Henderson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joe Gomez, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Adam Lallana & Kieran Trippier (England)
Alisson Becker, Roberto Firmino, Fabinho & Renan Lodi (Brazil)
Dejan Lovren & Šime Vrsaljko (Croatia)
Divock Origi & Yannick Carrasco (Belgium)

Latest news

UEFA Champions League squad changes
In: Takumi Minamino (Salzburg)
Out: Sepp van den Berg

• James Milner made his 50th appearance in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final, at Atlético.

• Liverpool's 44-match, 14-month unbeaten run in the Premier League was ended by a 3-0 defeat at Watford on 29 February, a result that also halted their winning league run at a record-equalling 18, level with Manchester City. It was their 28th league game of the season, and only the second they had failed to win, the other a 1-1 draw at Manchester United on 20 October. The Reds have won all but two of their last 38 league matches.

• Defeat at Watford was Liverpool's first league loss since a 2-1 reverse at eventual champions Manchester City on 3 January 2019.

• It also ended the Reds' run of scoring in 36 successive league matches, level with Manchester United (36 games, December 2007–November 2008) and fewer only than Arsenal (55 games, May 2001–November 2002).

• On Saturday, the Reds came from a goal down to beat Bournemouth 2-1 at Anfield, Mohamed Salah marking his 100th Premier League appearance for the club with his 70th goal. 

• Sadio Mané scored the decisive goal at the weekend, the third time the Senegalese international has got the winner in his last four league appearances.

• Liverpool have now won their last 22 Premier League matches at Anfield, surpassing the overall English top-flight record of 21 successive home wins that they had themselves set between January and December 1972.

• Liverpool had kept ten clean sheets in 11 league fixtures before the 3-2 win at home to West Ham on 24 February; the loss at Watford and win against Bournemouth mean they have conceded six goals in their last three Premier League matches, as many as in the previous 15 combined.

• The Watford game was the first time Liverpool had conceded more than once in consecutive games in the Premier League since December 2016.

• Jürgen Klopp's side bowed out of the FA Cup with a 2-0 loss at Chelsea in the last 16 on 3 March, the first time they had lost two games in a row since January 2019.

• That made it three successive away defeats for Liverpool for the first time since November 2014 under Brendan Rodgers. It was also the first time they had conceded two or more goals in three successive games since May–August 2016.

• Liverpool have lost three of their last five games in all competitions, as many as in their previous 47 combined.

• Klopp's team claimed the FIFA Club World Cup for the first time in December, Roberto Firmino scoring an extra-time winner in a 1-0 final defeat of Brazilian side Flamengo on 21 December. Firmino had also scored the decisive goal as Mexican side Monterrey were beaten 2-1 in the semi-final three days earlier.

• Alisson Becker has missed Liverpool's last two games with a hip problem. Andy Robertson sat out the Bournemouth game with a minor injury.

• Jordan Henderson suffered a hamstring injury in the first leg at Atlético and has not played since.

• Xherdan Shaqiri has been out since 11 January due to a calf injury.

• Naby Keïta missed the losses at Watford and Chelsea with a hip problem; he was an unused substitute against Bournemouth.

• On 7 January, Mané was named CAF African Player of the Year, succeeding Mohamed Salah who won the prize in both 2017 and 2018.

• Alisson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Virgil van Dijk, Robertson and Mané were all voted into the Fans' Team of the Year for 2019.

• Van Dijk was named UEFA Men's Player of the Year for 2018/19 in Monaco on 29 August; the Dutchman also collected the Defender of the Season award, with Alisson taking the Goalkeeper's prize.

UEFA Champions League squad changes
In: Yannick Carrasco (Dalian Professional, loan)
Out: Sergio Camello, Mikel Carro (Castellón, loan), Iván Montoro, Alberto Salido (Arenas Getxo, loan), Óscar Castro

• Álvaro Morata made his 50th appearance in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final, on Matchday 6. Jan Oblak will reach the same mark when he next features.

• Stefan Savić played his 50th game in UEFA club competition in the first leg.

• Atlético are unbeaten in their last six matches in all competitions (W3 D3), having not won in the previous five (D2 L3). They drew 2-2 at home to Sevilla on Saturday.

• That result extended Atlético's winless run before UEFA Champions League matches this season to eight games (D7 L1); they have drawn their last seven Liga games before a European fixture.

• Atlético have drawn 12 of their 27 league games in 2019/20, their highest ever total at this stage of a season.

• Atlético suffered a 2-1 extra-time elimination at third division side Cultural Leonesa in the last 32 of the Copa del Rey on 23 January.

• Thomas Lemar has not played since being substituted at half-time in the first leg against Liverpool due to a thigh problem.

• Héctor Herrera has not played since the goalless draw at home to Leganés on 26 January, although he was an unused substitute on Saturday.

• Diego Costa returned as a substitute in the first leg against Liverpool having been out since hernia surgery on 21 November. He also came on as a substitute in the 1-1 draw at Espanyol on 1 March and against Sevilla.

• José María Giménez, who has not played since the Spanish Super Cup defeat by Real Madrid on 9 January, has been sidelined by thigh and knee problems; he was an unused substitute against Sevilla.

• Kieran Trippier (hip, out since 9 January) and João Félix (muscle, 26 January) made their returns from injury in Atlético's 3-1 home win against Villarreal on 23 February. Félix was a scorer in both that game and the draw against Sevilla.

Official UEFA Champions League Man of the Match award introduced
UEFA will give out an official Man of the Match award after every UEFA Champions League knockout stage game to recognise the top performers in Europe's top club competition. UEFA Technical Observers at each UEFA Champions League game from the round of 16 on will decide who deserves the Man of the Match, with an official award being handed to the successful players after full-time in recognition of their roles in decisive moments, tactical maturity, creativity and inspiration, exceptional skill and fair play.


Squad list Only this chapter

Liverpool FC - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
1Alisson BeckerBRA02/10/199227 - --5-20-30-41-
13AdriánESP03/01/198733 - --2-11-2-7-
22Andy LonerganENG19/10/198336 - ----------
62Caoimhin KelleherIRL23/11/199821 - ----------
78Vitezslav JarosCZE23/07/200118 - ----------
4Virgil van DijkNED08/07/199128 - --7-294312596
6Dejan LovrenCRO05/07/198930 - --319-342745
12Joe GomezENG23/05/199722*--6-19-20-24-
26Andy RobertsonSCO11/03/199426*--71281251261
32Joël MatipCMR08/08/199128 - --1-81412644
46Adam LewisENG08/11/199920 - ----------
66Trent Alexander-ArnoldENG07/10/199821 - --6-292271302
76Neco WilliamsWAL13/04/200118 - ----------
3FabinhoBRA23/10/199326 - --6-201422564
5Georginio WijnaldumNED11/11/199029 - --712833147115
7James MilnerENG04/01/198634 - --7-1825041069
8Naby KeïtaGUI10/02/199525 - --4191154335
14Jordan HendersonENG17/06/199029 - --5-253311512
15Alex Oxlade-ChamberlainENG15/08/199326 - --43213409439
20Adam LallanaENG10/05/198831 - ----1519-243
23Xherdan ShaqiriSUI10/10/199128 - --1-61313507
48Curtis JonesENG30/01/200119 - ----2-----
55Herbie KaneENG23/11/199821 - ----------
67Harvey ElliottENG04/04/200316 - ----1-----
70Yasser LarouciFRA01/01/200119 - ----------
9Roberto FirminoBRA02/10/199128 - --7-29832144816
10Sadio ManéSEN10/04/199227*--72261431165324
11Mohamed SalahEGY15/06/199227 - --74261647228631
18Takumi MinaminoJPN16/01/199525 - ----3-623911
27Divock OrigiBEL18/04/199524 - --5-223133346
-Jürgen KloppGER16/06/196752*--7---68-100-
Club Atlético de Madrid - Squad list
Current seasonAll-time
1Antonio AdánESP13/05/198732 - ----1-4-8-
13Jan OblakSVN07/01/199327 - --7-27-49-60-
27Diego CondeESP28/10/199821 - ----------
37Alex dos SantosESP15/01/199921 - ----------
51Jose SaldañaESP09/05/200118 - ----------
52Álex FernándezESP04/12/200118 - ----------
2José María GiménezURU20/01/199525 - --3-11-302382
4Santiago AriasCOL13/01/199228 - --2-7-161291
12Renan LodiBRA08/04/199821 - --7-2317-7-
15Stefan SavićMNE08/01/199129 - --2114-291501
18FelipeBRA16/05/198930 - --61211313334
22Mario HermosoESP18/06/199524 - --5-14-5-5-
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Head coach Only this chapter

Jürgen Klopp

Date of birth: 16 June 1967
Nationality: German
Playing career: Glatten, Ergenzingen, Pforzheim, Eintracht Frankfurt, Viktoria Sindlingen, Rot-Weiss Frankfurt, Mainz
Coaching career: Mainz, Borussia Dortmund, Liverpool

• Having spent his early career in the lower leagues and failed to break into Eintracht's first team, Klopp turned professional with Mainz, starting off as a striker before becoming a no-nonsense defender. Never played in the top flight but made 325 second-division appearances from 1990 to 2001, setting a club record by scoring 52 goals.

• 'Kloppo' was appointed Mainz's caretaker coach on 28 February 2001, helping the club avoid relegation to the third tier. Duly won a permanent contract and built Mainz into one of the strongest clubs in the 2. Bundesliga; narrowly missed out on promotion in 2002 and 2003 before taking Mainz into the top flight for the first time in 2004 and kept them there until 2007, taking them into the 2005/06 UEFA Cup via the UEFA Fair Play ranking.

• After another promotion near-miss in 2007/08 Klopp left for Dortmund. Took them to sixth in his first season, led them into the UEFA Europa League the next year and then, with a squad full of exciting young talent, oversaw league title wins in 2010/11 and 2011/12, adding the German Cup in the latter campaign with a 5-2 final victory against Bayern München.

• Earned even greater admiration in 2012/13 as he steered Dortmund all the way to the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley, where they lost to Bayern. Dortmund reached more domestic cup finals in 2014 and 2015, losing to Bayern and Wolfsburg respectively, Klopp departing after the latter defeat.

• Succeeded Brendan Rodgers as Liverpool manager in October 2015 and reached the finals of the English League Cup and UEFA Europa League – helped by a quarter-final defeat of Dortmund – in his first season. Lost both, and there was more final disappointment in 2017/18, which ended in UEFA Champions League defeat by Real Madrid in Kyiv. Although Liverpool lost out to Manchester City in the 2018/19 Premier League, finishing second despite collecting 97 points and losing only once, solace came with victory against Tottenham in the UEFA Champions League final in Madrid. The Reds kicked off the following season by claiming the UEFA Super Cup on penalties at Chelsea's expense.


Diego Simeone

Date of birth: 28 April 1970
Nationality: Argentinian
Playing career: Vélez Sarsfield, Pisa, Sevilla, Atlético Madrid (twice), Internazionale Milano, Lazio, Racing Club
Coaching career: Racing Club (twice), Estudiantes, River Plate, San Lorenzo, Catania, Atlético Madrid

• Launched career as a combative midfielder with Vélez Sarsfield and was a full Argentinian international at 18, making debut in a July 1988 friendly against Australia; went on to play in three FIFA World Cups and retired as Argentina's most-capped player (106 appearances, 11 goals). Moved to Italy in 1990 to join Pisa; two years later he left for Sevilla, where he played under Argentina's 1986 World Cup-winning coach Carlos Bilardo and – for one season – alongside Diego Maradona.

• Joined Atlético in 1994 and won the Spanish domestic double in his second season, his first major club honours to add to two Copa América titles (1991 and 1993) plus the 1992 FIFA Confederations Cup with Argentina.

• Enjoyed further success after returning to Italy, winning the UEFA Cup with Inter, plus a Serie A and Coppa Italia double in his debut campaign with Lazio (1999/2000). After four years in Rome, he returned to Madrid for a second spell with Atlético before ending his playing career in Argentina with Racing Club.

• Started coaching career with Racing Club and won Argentinian titles with Estudiantes (2006 Apertura) and River Plate (2008 Clausura); brief spells at San Lorenzo, Italian club Catania and Racing (again) preceded his appointment in December 2011 at Atlético.

• Led Atlético to victory in the 2012 UEFA Europa League final against Athletic Club and to a Copa del Rey final triumph over Real Madrid in 2013. A year later, Atlético held off Barcelona and Madrid to win their first league title since 1996, although they lost to Madrid in the UEFA Champions League final. Took Atlético to another UEFA Champions League final in 2016, which they again lost to Madrid, but collected more silverware two years later with another UEFA Europa League triumph and followed up by finally getting the better of Madrid in Europe with victory in the UEFA Super Cup.


Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeDanny Makkelie (NED)
  • Assistant refereesMario Diks (NED) , Hessel Steegstra (NED)
  • Video Assistant RefereeJochem Kamphuis (NED)
  • Fourth officialAllard Lindhout (NED)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeKevin Blom (NED)
  • UEFA DelegateCharles Schaack (LUX)
  • UEFA Referee observerLucilio Batista (POR)


NameDate of birthUEFA Champions League matchesUEFA matches
Danny Makkelie28/01/19832668

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
13/03/2018UCLR16Manchester United FCSevilla FC1-2Manchester
04/04/2018UCLQFFC BarcelonaAS Roma4-1Barcelona
05/03/2019UCLR16Borussia DortmundTottenham Hotspur0-1Dortmund
17/04/2019UCLQFFC PortoLiverpool FC1-4Porto
18/09/2019UCLGSClub Atlético de MadridJuventus2-2Madrid
10/12/2019UCLGSFC SalzburgLiverpool FC0-2Salzburg

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
13/03/2018UCLR16Manchester United FCSevilla FC1-2Manchester
04/04/2018UCLQFFC BarcelonaAS Roma4-1Barcelona
05/03/2019UCLR16Borussia DortmundTottenham Hotspur0-1Dortmund
17/04/2019UCLQFFC PortoLiverpool FC1-4Porto
09/05/2019UELSFValencia CFArsenal FC2-4Valencia
18/09/2019UCLGSClub Atlético de MadridJuventus2-2Madrid
10/12/2019UCLGSFC SalzburgLiverpool FC0-2Salzburg

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Fixtures and results Only this chapter

Liverpool FCFixtures and results
09/08/2019LeagueNorwich City FC (H)W 4-1Hanley 7 (og), Salah 19, Van Dijk 28, Origi 42
14/08/2019SCUPChelsea FC (H)D 2-2 (aet, 5-4 pens) Mané 48, 95 ET
17/08/2019LeagueSouthampton FC (A)W 2-1Mané 45+1, Firmino 71
24/08/2019LeagueArsenal FC (H)W 3-1Matip 41, Salah 49 (P), 58
31/08/2019LeagueBurnley FC (A)W 3-0Wood 33 (og), Mané 37, Firmino 80
14/09/2019LeagueNewcastle United FC (H)W 3-1Mané 28, 40, Salah 72
17/09/2019UCLSSC Napoli (A)L 0-2
22/09/2019LeagueChelsea FC (A)W 2-1Alexander-Arnold 14, Firmino 30
25/09/2019CupMilton Keynes Dons FC (A)W 2-0Milner 41, Hoever 69
28/09/2019LeagueSheffield United FC (A)W 1-0Wijnaldum 70
02/10/2019UCLFC Salzburg (H)W 4-3Mané 9, Robertson 25, Salah 36, 69
05/10/2019LeagueLeicester City FC (H)W 2-1Mané 40, Milner 90+5 (P)
20/10/2019LeagueManchester United FC (A)D 1-1Lallana 85
23/10/2019UCLKRC Genk (A)W 4-1Oxlade-Chamberlain 2, 57, Mané 77, Salah 87
27/10/2019LeagueTottenham Hotspur (H)W 2-1Henderson 52, Salah 75 (P)
30/10/2019CupArsenal FC (H)D 5-5 (aet, 5-4 pens) Mustafi 6 (og), Milner 43 (P), Oxlade-Chamberlain 58, Origi 62, 90+4
02/11/2019LeagueAston Villa FC (A)W 2-1Robertson 87, Mané 90+4
05/11/2019UCLKRC Genk (H)W 2-1Wijnaldum 14, Oxlade-Chamberlain 53
10/11/2019LeagueManchester City FC (H)W 3-1Fabinho 6, Salah 13, Mané 51
23/11/2019LeagueCrystal Palace FC (A)W 2-1Mané 49, Firmino 85
27/11/2019UCLSSC Napoli (H)D 1-1Lovren 65
30/11/2019LeagueBrighton & Hove Albion FC (H)W 2-1Van Dijk 18, 24
04/12/2019LeagueEverton FC (H)W 5-2Origi 6, 31, Shaqiri 17, Mané 45, Wijnaldum 90
07/12/2019LeagueAFC Bournemouth (A)W 3-0Oxlade-Chamberlain 35, Keïta 44, Salah 54
10/12/2019UCLFC Salzburg (A)W 2-0Keïta 57, Salah 58
14/12/2019LeagueWatford FC (H)W 2-0Salah 38, 90
17/12/2019CupAston Villa FC (A)L 0-5
26/12/2019LeagueLeicester City FC (A)W 4-0Firmino 31, 74, Milner 71 (P), Alexander-Arnold 78
29/12/2019LeagueWolverhampton Wanderers FC (H)W 1-0Mané 42
02/01/2020LeagueSheffield United FC (H)W 2-0Salah 4, Mané 64
05/01/2020CupEverton FC (H)W 1-0Jones 71
11/01/2020LeagueTottenham Hotspur (A)W 1-0Firmino 37
19/01/2020LeagueManchester United FC (H)W 2-0Van Dijk 14, Salah 90+3
23/01/2020LeagueWolverhampton Wanderers FC (A)W 2-1Henderson 8, Firmino 84
26/01/2020CupShrewsbury Town FC (A)D 2-2Jones 15, Love 46 (og)
29/01/2020LeagueWest Ham United FC (A)W 2-0Salah 35 (P), Oxlade-Chamberlain 52
01/02/2020LeagueSouthampton FC (H)W 4-0Oxlade-Chamberlain 47, Henderson 60, Salah 71, 90
04/02/2020CupShrewsbury Town FC (H)W 1-0Williams 75 (og)
15/02/2020LeagueNorwich City FC (A)W 1-0Mané 78
18/02/2020UCLClub Atlético de Madrid (A)L 0-1
24/02/2020LeagueWest Ham United FC (H)W 3-2Wijnaldum 9, Salah 68, Mané 81
29/02/2020LeagueWatford FC (A)L 0-3
03/03/2020CupChelsea FC (A)L 0-2
07/03/2020LeagueAFC Bournemouth (H)W 2-1Salah 24, Mané 33
11/03/2020UCLClub Atlético de Madrid (H)
16/03/2020LeagueEverton FC (A)
21/03/2020LeagueCrystal Palace FC (H)
05/04/2020LeagueManchester City FC (A)
12/04/2020LeagueAston Villa FC (H)
20/04/2020LeagueBrighton & Hove Albion FC (A)
25/04/2020LeagueBurnley FC (H)
02/05/2020LeagueArsenal FC (A)
09/05/2020LeagueChelsea FC (H)
17/05/2020LeagueNewcastle United FC (A)
1Liverpool FC292711662182
2Manchester City FC281837683157
3Leicester City FC291658582853
4Chelsea FC291469513948
5Manchester United FC291298443045
6Wolverhampton Wanderers FC2910136413443
7Sheffield United FC2811107302543
8Tottenham Hotspur2911810474041
9Arsenal FC289136403640
10Burnley FC2911612344039
11Crystal Palace FC2910910263239
12Everton FC2910712374637
13Newcastle United FC299812254135
14Southampton FC2910415355234
15Brighton & Hove Albion FC2961112324029
16West Ham United FC297616355027
17Watford FC296914274427
18AFC Bournemouth297616294727
19Aston Villa FC287417345625
20Norwich City FC295618255221
Club Atlético de MadridFixtures and results
18/08/2019LeagueGetafe CF (H)W 1-0Morata 23
25/08/2019LeagueCD Leganés (A)W 1-0Vitolo 71
01/09/2019LeagueSD Eibar (H)W 3-2João Félix 27, Vitolo 52, Thomas 90
14/09/2019LeagueReal Sociedad de Fútbol (A)L 0-2
18/09/2019UCLJuventus (H)D 2-2Savić 70, Herrera 90
21/09/2019LeagueRC Celta de Vigo (H)D 0-0
25/09/2019LeagueRCD Mallorca (A)W 2-0Diego Costa 26, João Félix 64
28/09/2019LeagueReal Madrid CF (H)D 0-0
01/10/2019UCLFC Lokomotiv Moskva (A)W 2-0João Félix 48, Thomas 58
06/10/2019LeagueReal Valladolid CF (A)D 0-0
19/10/2019LeagueValencia CF (H)D 1-1Diego Costa 36 (P)
22/10/2019UCLBayer 04 Leverkusen (H)W 1-0Morata 78
26/10/2019LeagueAthletic Club (H)W 2-0Saúl Ñíguez 28, Morata 64
29/10/2019LeagueDeportivo Alavés (A)D 1-1Morata 70
02/11/2019LeagueSevilla FC (A)D 1-1Morata 60
06/11/2019UCLBayer 04 Leverkusen (A)L 1-2Morata 90+4
10/11/2019LeagueRCD Espanyol (H)W 3-1Correa 45+1, Morata 58, Koke 90+1
23/11/2019LeagueGranada CF (A)D 1-1Renan Lodi 60
26/11/2019UCLJuventus (A)L 0-1
01/12/2019LeagueFC Barcelona (H)L 0-1
06/12/2019LeagueVillarreal CF (A)D 0-0
11/12/2019UCLFC Lokomotiv Moskva (H)W 2-0João Félix 17 (P), Felipe 54
14/12/2019LeagueCA Osasuna (H)W 2-0Morata 67, Saúl Ñíguez 75
22/12/2019LeagueReal Betis Balompié (A)W 2-1Correa 58, Morata 84
04/01/2020LeagueLevante UD (H)W 2-1Correa 13, Felipe 18
18/01/2020LeagueSD Eibar (A)L 0-2
26/01/2020LeagueCD Leganés (H)D 0-0
01/02/2020LeagueReal Madrid CF (A)L 0-1
08/02/2020LeagueGranada CF (H)W 1-0Correa 6
14/02/2020LeagueValencia CF (A)D 2-2Llorente 15, Thomas 43
18/02/2020UCLLiverpool FC (H)W 1-0Saúl Ñíguez 4
23/02/2020LeagueVillarreal CF (H)W 3-1Correa 40, Koke 64, João Félix 74
01/03/2020LeagueRCD Espanyol (A)D 1-1Saúl Ñíguez 46
07/03/2020LeagueSevilla FC (H)D 2-2Morata 32 (P), João Félix 36
11/03/2020UCLLiverpool FC (A)
15/03/2020LeagueAthletic Club (A)
20/03/2020LeagueCA Osasuna (A)
05/04/2020LeagueReal Valladolid CF (H)
12/04/2020LeagueLevante UD (A)
22/04/2020LeagueDeportivo Alavés (H)
26/04/2020LeagueFC Barcelona (A)
03/05/2020LeagueRCD Mallorca (H)
10/05/2020LeagueRC Celta de Vigo (A)
13/05/2020LeagueReal Betis Balompié (H)
17/05/2020LeagueGetafe CF (A)
24/05/2020LeagueReal Sociedad de Fútbol (H)
1FC Barcelona271845633158
2Real Madrid CF271683491956
3Sevilla FC271386392947
4Getafe CF271377372546
5Club Atlético de Madrid2711124312145
6Real Sociedad de Fútbol261349433243
7Valencia CF271197383942
8Villarreal CF2711511443838
9Granada CF2711511333238
10Athletic Club279108292337
11CA Osasuna278109343834
12Real Betis Balompié278910384333
13Levante UD2710314324033
14Deportivo Alavés278811293732
15Real Valladolid CF2761110233329
16SD Eibar267613263927
17RC Celta de Vigo2751111223426
18RCD Mallorca277416284425
19CD Leganés275814213923
20RCD Espanyol274815234620

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Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Liverpool FC

  • UEFA Super Cup - Final
    Matchday 1 (14/08/2019)
    Liverpool FC 2-2 Chelsea FC
    0-1 Giroud 36, 1-1 Mané 48, 2-1 Mané 95 ET, 2-2 Jorginho 101 (P) ET
    Firmino 1-0 , Jorginho 1-1 , Fabinho 2-1 , Barkley 2-2 , Origi 3-2 , Mount 3-3 , Alexander-Arnold 4-3 , Emerson 4-4 , Salah 5-4 , Abraham 5-4 (missed)
    Adrián, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Milner (64 Wijnaldum), Mané (13 Origi), Salah, Gomez, Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain (46 Firmino), Robertson (1 Alexander-Arnold), Matip
  • UEFA Champions League - Group stage
    Group E - Group Standings
    Liverpool FC641113813
    SSC Napoli633011412
    FC Salzburg621316137
    KRC Genk60155201
    Matchday 1 (17/09/2019)
    SSC Napoli 2-0 Liverpool FC
    1-0 Mertens 82 (P) , 2-0 Llorente 90+2
    Adrián, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Milner (66 Wijnaldum), Firmino, Mané, Salah, Henderson (87 Shaqiri), Robertson, Matip, Alexander-Arnold
  • Matchday 2 (02/10/2019)
    Liverpool FC 4-3 FC Salzburg
    1-0 Mané 9, 2-0 Robertson 25, 3-0 Salah 36, 3-1 Hwang 39, 3-2 Minamino 56, 3-3 Haaland 60, 4-3 Salah 69
    Adrián, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Wijnaldum (64 Origi), Firmino, Mané, Salah (91 Keïta), Gomez, Henderson (62 Milner), Robertson, Alexander-Arnold
  • Matchday 3 (23/10/2019)
    KRC Genk 1-4 Liverpool FC
    0-1 Oxlade-Chamberlain 2, 0-2 Oxlade-Chamberlain 57, 0-3 Mané 77, 0-4 Salah 87, 1-4 Odey 88
    Alisson Becker, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Lovren, Milner, Keïta, Firmino (80 Origi), Mané, Salah, Oxlade-Chamberlain (73 Wijnaldum), Robertson (63 Gomez)
  • Matchday 4 (05/11/2019)
    Liverpool FC 2-1 KRC Genk
    1-0 Wijnaldum 14, 1-1 Samatta 41, 2-1 Oxlade-Chamberlain 53
    Alisson Becker, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Wijnaldum, Milner, Keïta (74 Robertson), Salah, Gomez, Oxlade-Chamberlain (75 Mané), Origi (89 Firmino), Alexander-Arnold
  • Matchday 5 (27/11/2019)
    Liverpool FC 1-1 SSC Napoli
    0-1 Mertens 21, 1-1 Lovren 65
    Alisson Becker, Fabinho (19 Wijnaldum), Van Dijk, Lovren, Milner (78 Alexander-Arnold), Firmino, Mané, Salah, Gomez (57 Oxlade-Chamberlain), Henderson, Robertson
  • Matchday 6 (10/12/2019)
    FC Salzburg 0-2 Liverpool FC
    0-1 Keïta 57, 0-2 Salah 58
    Alisson Becker, Van Dijk, Wijnaldum, Lovren (53 Gomez), Keïta (87 Origi), Firmino (75 Milner), Mané, Salah, Henderson, Robertson, Alexander-Arnold
  • Round of 16
    Matchday 7 (18/02/2020)
    Club Atlético de Madrid 1-0 Liverpool FC
    1-0 Saúl Ñíguez 4
    Alisson Becker, Fabinho, Van Dijk, Wijnaldum, Firmino, Mané (46 Origi), Salah (72 Oxlade-Chamberlain), Gomez, Henderson (80 Milner), Robertson, Alexander-Arnold
  • Matchday 8 (11/03/2020)
    Liverpool FC-Club Atlético de Madrid

Club Atlético de Madrid

  • UEFA Champions League - Group stage
    Group D - Group Standings
    Club Atlético de Madrid63128510
    Bayer 04 Leverkusen6204596
    FC Lokomotiv Moskva61054113
    Matchday 1 (18/09/2019)
    Club Atlético de Madrid 2-2 Juventus
    0-1 Cuadrado 48, 0-2 Matuidi 65, 1-2 Savić 70, 2-2 Herrera 90
    Oblak, Giménez, Thomas (76 Herrera), Koke, João Félix, Saúl Ñíguez, Lemar (60 Correa), Renan Lodi (76 Vitolo), Savić, Diego Costa, Trippier
  • Matchday 2 (01/10/2019)
    FC Lokomotiv Moskva 0-2 Club Atlético de Madrid
    0-1 João Félix 48, 0-2 Thomas 58
    Oblak, Giménez, Arias, Thomas, Koke (87 Correa), João Félix (84 Hermoso), Saúl Ñíguez, Morata, Renan Lodi, Felipe, Diego Costa (77 Lemar)
  • Matchday 3 (22/10/2019)
    Club Atlético de Madrid 1-0 Bayer 04 Leverkusen
    1-0 Morata 78
    Oblak, Giménez (15 Hermoso), Thomas, Koke (70 Morata), Saúl Ñíguez, Correa (62 Lemar), Renan Lodi, Herrera, Felipe, Diego Costa, Trippier
  • Matchday 4 (06/11/2019)
    Bayer 04 Leverkusen 2-1 Club Atlético de Madrid
    1-0 Thomas 41 (og) , 2-0 Volland 55, 2-1 Morata 90+4
    Oblak, Arias, Thomas, Koke, Saúl Ñíguez, Morata, Correa (70 Herrera), Renan Lodi (52 Lemar), Felipe, Diego Costa (61 Vitolo), Hermoso
  • Matchday 5 (26/11/2019)
    Juventus 1-0 Club Atlético de Madrid
    1-0 Dybala 45+2
    Oblak, Thomas, Koke, Saúl Ñíguez, Morata, Renan Lodi (64 Lemar), Herrera (60 Correa), Felipe, Vitolo (53 João Félix), Hermoso, Trippier
  • Matchday 6 (11/12/2019)
    Club Atlético de Madrid 2-0 FC Lokomotiv Moskva
    1-0 João Félix 17 (P) , 2-0 Felipe 54
    Oblak, Thomas, Koke (73 Lemar), João Félix (81 Llorente), Saúl Ñíguez, Morata, Correa (68 Herrera), Renan Lodi, Felipe, Hermoso, Trippier
  • Round of 16
    Matchday 7 (18/02/2020)
    Club Atlético de Madrid 1-0 Liverpool FC
    1-0 Saúl Ñíguez 4
    Oblak, Thomas, Koke, Saúl Ñíguez, Morata (70 Vitolo), Correa (77 Diego Costa), Lemar (46 Llorente), Renan Lodi, Savić, Felipe, Vrsaljko
  • Matchday 8 (11/03/2020)
    Liverpool FC-Club Atlético de Madrid

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Competition facts Only this chapter

UEFA Champions League: Did you know?

Overall records
• In 2016/17 Real Madrid became the first team to successfully defend the UEFA Champions League trophy, with AC 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.

• Real Madrid then made it three wins in a row in 2017/18, becoming the fourth club to win three or more successive titles in European Cup history, and the first to do it twice.

• Only two teams have ever won the UEFA Champions League on home soil: Borussia Dortmund (1997, final in Munich) and Juventus (1996, final in Rome), while 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.

Knockout stage
• Real Madrid have qualified for the UEFA Champions League knockout phase a record 24 times, including 23 in succession. They have also played a competition-high 97 knockout phase matches – ahead of Bayern München (92) and Barcelona (91).

• Teams have overturned a first-leg deficit to go through 48 times, including six in 2018/19 – a competition record for a single season.

• Before last season, only twice – Ajax's defeat of Panathinaikos in the 1995/96 semi-finals and Internazionale's victory against Bayern in the 2010/11 round of 16 – had a side progressed after a home first-leg loss. However, Ajax again (against Real Madrid) and Manchester United (against Paris Saint-Germain) both achieved the feat in the 2018/19 round of 16 before Tottenham (against Ajax) did likewise in the semi-finals.

• The biggest losing margin a side has overhauled was achieved by 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 Deportivo La Coruña in the 2003/04 quarter-finals, when they went down 4-1 at AC Milan but won 4-0 at home; Roma equalled that margin in the 2017/18 quarter-finals, turning round a 4-1 first-leg loss at Barcelona with a 3-0 home success, while in the 2018/19 semi-finals Liverpool lost 3-0 in the first leg at Barcelona but went through after a 4-0 home victory.

• Thirty-three ties have been decided on away goals, including 13 where the triumphant team lost the first leg. Bayern and Monaco have benefited from the away goals rule five times – more than any other club – whereas Internazionale have been eliminated by that method a record four times.

• In all, 29 ties have required extra time. Thirteen have been settled by extra time alone: six round of 16 encounters including Porto-Roma in 2018/19, five quarter-finals, the 2007/08 semi-final between Chelsea and Liverpool, and the 2013/14 final between Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid.

• 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 Lyon on 13 April 2005 after a 2-2 aggregate draw, still the only quarter-final to go to penalties. Bayern, Chelsea and Atlético Madrid have all appeared in three shoot-outs, sharing the competition record, with Bayern, Atlético and Liverpool having won the most (two apiece).

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

• Liverpool (versus Porto) and Bayern (versus Beşiktaş) 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 Schalke in 2013/14 and Bayern's 5-0 success at Sporting CP in 2008/09, both also in the round of 16.

• Bayern eventually beat Sporting by a record aggregate margin of 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 until it was equalled by Liverpool's 7-6 aggregate win against Roma in the 2017/18 semi-final.

• Bayern and Manchester City jointly hold the record for the largest margin of victory in a UEFA Champions League knockout match. Bayern beat both Basel (2011/12) and Shakhtar Donetsk (2014/15) 7-0 in the round of 16 second leg, while City beat Schalke by the same scoreline at the same stage of the 2018/19 competition.

• A record five clubs from England participated in the 2017/18 knockout phase. Including 2019/20, England has also provided four clubs on eight other occasions – as has Spain five times and Germany twice. England is the only nation to have provided four quarter-finalists in a season, 2018/19 being the third occasion after 2007/08 and 2008/09.

• There are four clubs from two nations in the round of 16 for only the third time in 2019/20. England and Spain both had four apiece in 2008/09, and there were four each from England and Germany in 2013/14.

• Clarence Seedorf is the only player to have lifted 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 it three times, a feat Carlo Ancelotti (Milan 2003, 2007, Real Madrid 2014) and Zinédine Zidane (2016, 2017, 2018) have 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, Hamburg 1983), José Mourinho (Porto 2004, Internazionale 2010) and Jupp Heynckes (Real Madrid 1998, Bayern 2013) had previously achieved the feat.

Goalscoring records
• Lionel Messi became the first player to score five goals in a match in Barcelona's 7-1 win against Bayer Leverkusen on 7 March 2012, a feat matched by Shakhtar Donetsk's Luiz Adriano at BATE Borisov on 21 October 2014. Fourteen more players, also including Messi, have scored four times in a game, including two Bayern players, Serge Gnabry and Robert Lewandowski, in this season's group fixtures at Tottenham Hotspur and Crvena zvezda respectively, plus Atalanta's Josip Iličić at Valencia in the round of 16 second leg.

• 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 in 2013/14, which Luiz Adriano matched in 2014/15 and Ronaldo himself equalled in 2017/18. Messi got ten goals in 2016/17, as did Lewandowski this season; Zlatan Ibrahimović (2013/14), Ruud van Nistelrooy (2004/05), Filippo Inzaghi, Hernán Crespo (both 2002/03), Lewandowski (2018/19) and Erling Braut Haaland (2019/20) all managed eight.

• Messi's hat-trick against PSV Eindhoven on Matchday 1 of the 2018/19 competition was his eighth in the competition, a mark Ronaldo matched against Atlético Madrid in that season's round of 16 second leg.

Oldest and youngest players
• Lazio goalkeeper Marco Ballotta is the oldest player to compete in the UEFA Champions League having featured against Real Madrid on Matchday 6 in 2007/08 aged 43 years and 252 days. Alessandro Costacurta is the oldest outfield player; the Milan defender was 40 years and 211 days when he played against AEK Athens in 2006/07.

• Francesco Totti is the oldest player to score in the competition, aged 38 years and 59 days, in Roma's 1-1 draw at CSKA Moskva on 25 November 2014. Ryan Giggs (37 years 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 Anderlecht against Steaua Bucureşti on 23 November 1994. He was sent off in the 37th minute.

• Ansu Fati's winner for Barcelona at Inter on Matchday 6 in 2019/20 made him the youngest goalscorer in UEFA Champions League history, at the age of 17 years 40 days. He eclipsed the previous record of Olympiacos's Peter Ofori-Quaye (17 years 195 days) that had lasted since 1 October 1997.


Team facts Only this chapter

Liverpool FC
Nickname: The Reds

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• European Champion Clubs' Cup (6): 1977, 1978, 1981, 1984, (1985), 2005, (2007), (2018), 2019
• UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League (3): 1973, 1976, 2001, (2016)
• UEFA Cup Winners' Cup: (1966)
• UEFA Super Cup (4): 1977, (1978), (1984), 2001, 2005, 2019
• European/South American Cup: (1981), (1984)

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 18 (1990)
FA Cup: 7 (2006)
League Cup: 8 (2012)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
2017/18: runners-up
 did not take part in UEFA competition
2015/16: UEFA Europa League runners-up
2014/15: UEFA Europa League round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2013/14: did not take part in UEFA competition
UEFA Europa League round of 32
did not take part in UEFA competition
UEFA Europa League round of 16
UEFA Europa League semi-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)

UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
11-0: Liverpool v Strømgodset
17/09/74, UEFA Cup Winners' Cup first round first leg

• Biggest away win
Maribor v Liverpool
17/10/17, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Liverpool v Real Madrid
22/10/14, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Ajax v Liverpool
07/12/66, European Champion Clubs' Cup second round first leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final only)
• Biggest home win
8-0: Liverpool v Beşiktaş
06/11/07, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-7: Maribor v Liverpool (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Liverpool v Real Madrid (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
3-0: Barcelona v Liverpool
01/05/19, semi-final first leg


Club Atlético de Madrid
Nickname: Los Colchoneros (The Mattress Makers)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• European Cup/UEFA Champions League: (1974), (2014), (2016)
• UEFA Europa League (3): 2010, 2012, 2018
• UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (1): 1962, (1963), (1986)
• UEFA Super Cup (3): 2010, 2012, 2018
• UEFA Intertoto Cup (1): 2007, (2004)

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 10 (2014)
Spanish Cup: 10 (2013)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless indicated otherwise)
round of 16
2017/18: UEFA Europa League winners (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
UEFA Europa League round of 32
UEFA Europa League winners
UEFA Europa League group stage
2009/10: UEFA Europa League winners (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)

UEFA club competition
• Biggest home win
8-0: Atlético v Drumcondra
17/09/58, European Champion Clubs' Cup preliminary round first leg

• Biggest away win
0-5: Kayseri Erciyesspor v Atlético
04/10/07, UEFA Cup first round second leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Atlético v Porto
08/12/09, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
Tottenham v Atlético
15/05/63, European Cup Winners' Cup final (played in Rotterdam)
4-0 three times, most recently v Dortmund
24/10/18, UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final only)
• Biggest home win
5-0: Atlético v Malmö
22/10/14, group stage

• Biggest away win
1-4: Widzew Łódź v Atlético
25/09/96, group stage
0-3 twice, most recently v Austria Wien
22/10/13, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Atlético v Porto (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0 twice, most recently v Dortmund (see above)



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