4 - Villarreal have been eliminated from each of their four major European semi-finals. Goodbye. 43 minutes ago

3 - Liverpool are the third English team to reach a Europa League final, following Fulham in 2010 and Chelsea in 2013. Hello. 44 minutes ago

4 - Daniel Sturridge has scored in four of his last five appearances for Liverpool at Anfield in all competitions (four goals). Homely. 1 hours ago

12 - Villarreal are unbeaten in 12 European games (W9 D3), keeping seven clean sheets in that time. Force. 3 hours ago

7 - Liverpool have won their last seven home second leg ties in European semi-finals, conceding just one goal in that time. Omens. 3 hours ago

29 - Arsenal have shipped a league-high 29.4% of their goals from outside the box in the PL this season, Spurs a league-low 3.6%. Range. 8 hours ago

3 – Real v Atletico will be the 3rd time the CL final has been played twice, after Liverpool v Milan and Barcelona v Man Utd. Rivals. 4 May

10 - Real Madrid have kept a clean sheet for the 10th time this CL season, equalling the CL record set by Arsenal in 2005-06. Wall. 4 May

3 – Real Madrid’s progression means three of the last four Champions League finals have been between teams from the same nation. Familiar. 4 May

16 - Cristiano Ronaldo has scored twice as many goals (16) as Man City's starting XI (8) in the Champions League this season. Lethal. 4 May

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    Football goals scored

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    Wickets taken

  • 7,324

    Rugby Union tries scored

  • 3,549

    Rugby League tries scored

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