Real Madrid 3-1 Liverpool: Vinicius Junior strikes twice.
Player of the Match: Vinícius Júnior (Real Madrid)
“His actions always created danger. Both his control and finish on the 1st goal were perfect and his second goal too.”
Gines Melendez, UEFA Technical Observer.
• This is the 1st time Vinícius Junior has scored2 goals in a game for Real Madrid.
• It is now 7 consecutive matches between Real Madrid & Liverpool in UEFA competition in which the team scoring the 1st goal has gone on to win.
• Real Madrid have scored 2 or more goals in 8 of their last 9 UEFA Champions League home games.
• Mohamed Salah has scored in 4 successive games in the competition for the 1st time.
• 17 of Liverpool’s last 18 goals in all competitions have been scored in the 2nd half.