The Champions Legaue semi-finals get underway in Madrid with a re-run of the 2014 and 2016 finals. Here's a look at some of the latest Opta stats about the blockbuster clash as well as a 3/1 (4.0) selection for the match.
o This is the fourth season in succession that these city rivals face off in the Champions League knockout phase; Atlético are yet to claim victory over Los Blancos during this recent run (D2 L2).
o Since 2010/11, Real Madrid have won 35 of their 41 Champions League games at Santiago Bernabeu (D4 L2). Their two defeats during that time came against Barcelona in April 2011 (0-2) and Schalke in March 2015 (3-4).
o Real Madrid, alongside Juventus, are the only unbeaten team in this season’s Champions League (W7 D3). They have also only lost one of their last 12 knockout games (W8 D3), it was against Wolfsburg in April 2016 (0-2).
o Real Madrid have scored at least two goals in each of their 10 Champions League games this season. However, they have also failed to keep a single clean sheet in those 10 games.
o Atlético Madrid are the lowest scoring team in this season’s Champions League amongst the four semi-finalists (13 goals in 10 games).
o Real Madrid have won all four of their knockout games in this season’s Champions League despite conceding the opening goal in each of them.
o Real Madrid’s last 11 Champions League goals have all been scored from the 47th minute onwards.