UEFA Champions League

Atletico vs Liverpool 2021-22 UEFA Champions League, Group Stage

  • 20': Antoine Griezmann
  • 34': Antoine Griezmann
  • Red Card 52': Antoine Griezmann
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2 - 3
  • 8': Mohamed Salah
  • 13': Naby Keita
  • 78': Mohamed Salah (P)

Mohamed Salah double helps Liverpool edge Atletico as Antoine Griezmann sent off

Liverpool secured a thrilling 3-2 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday at the Wanda Metropolitano.

Match Commentary

  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 8': Goal! Atletico Madrid 0, Liverpool 1. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andrew Robertson with a cross.
  • 13': Goal! Atletico Madrid 0, Liverpool 2. Naby Keïta (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.
  • 20': Goal! Atletico Madrid 1, Liverpool 2. Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) left footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Koke following a corner.
  • 34': Goal! Atletico Madrid 2, Liverpool 2. Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by João Félix.
  • 45': Substitution, Atletico Madrid. José Giménez replaces Geoffrey Kondogbia.
  • 45': Substitution, Liverpool. Fabinho replaces Naby Keïta.
  • 52': Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) is shown the red card.
  • 59': James Milner (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 62': Substitution, Liverpool. Diogo Jota replaces Sadio Mané.
  • 63': Substitution, Liverpool. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain replaces James Milner.
  • 63': Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card.
  • 78': Goal! Atletico Madrid 2, Liverpool 3. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom left corner.
  • 80': Substitution, Atletico Madrid. Ángel Correa replaces João Félix.
  • 80': Substitution, Atletico Madrid. Marcos Llorente replaces Mario Hermoso.
  • 80': Substitution, Atletico Madrid. Renan Lodi replaces Rodrigo de Paul.
  • 80': Substitution, Atletico Madrid. Luis Suárez replaces Thomas Lemar.
  • 85': Substitution, Liverpool. Joseph Gomez replaces Trent Alexander-Arnold.
  • 90'+2': Substitution, Liverpool. Neco Williams replaces Mohamed Salah.
  • 90'+5': Luis Suárez (Atletico Madrid) is shown the yellow card.
  • 90'+7': Second Half ends, Atletico Madrid 2, Liverpool 3.

Game Information

Competition: UEFA Champions League

Venue: Cívitas Metropolitano
Location: Madrid, Spain
Attendance: 60,725

UEFA Champions League Standings

POS TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Club Brugge 2 +5 6
2 Bayer Leverkusen 2 +1 3
3 Atletico Madrid 2 -1 3
4 FC Porto 2 -5 0
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Statistics

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8 Fouls 9
1 Yellow Cards 2
1 Red Cards 0
3 Offsides 1
2 Corner Kicks 5
3 Saves 3
31.6 POSSESSION 68.4
8 SHOTS 11
5 ON GOAL 6
0.6 On Target % 0.5
0 Penalty Goals 1
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 1
220 Accurate Passes 581
302 Passes 660
0.7 Pass Completion % 0.9
2 Accurate Crosses 6
8 Crosses 16
0.3 Cross % 0.4
57 Long Balls 70
18 Accurate Long Balls 35
0.3 Long Balls % 0.5
1 Blocked Shots 2
7 Effective Tackles 8
17 Tackles 15
0.4 Tackle % 0.5
5 Interceptions 11
19 Effective Clearances 6
19 Clearances 6

Line-Ups

ATL Atletico Madrid (3-1-4-2)

No. Name
13 Jan Oblak (GK)
4 Geoffrey Kondogbia
22 Mario Hermoso
18 Felipe
6 Koke
11 Thomas Lemar
5 Rodrigo De Paul
21 Yannick Carrasco
23 Kieran Trippier
8 Antoine Griezmann
7 João Félix

LIV Liverpool (4-3-3)

No. Name
1 Alisson (GK)
4 Virgil van Dijk
32 Joël Matip
26 Andy Robertson
66 Trent Alexander-Arnold Yellow Card
14 Jordan Henderson
7 James Milner Yellow Card
8 Naby Keita
9 Roberto Firmino
10 Sadio Mané
11 Mohamed Salah

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