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. 3 hours ago

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. 3 hours ago

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

16 - Cristiano Ronaldo has scored twice as many goals (16) as Man City's starting XI (8) in the Champions League this season. Lethal. 5 hours ago

17 - @Cristiano Ronaldo is playing his 17th Semi Final in the @ChampionsLeague today, the joint-most with @XabiAlonso. Experienced. 6 hours ago

6 - Man City are currently unbeaten in six Champions League matches (W3 D3), their longest ever such run in the competition. Form. 6 hours ago

64 - Claudio Ranieri is the oldest man to win his first @premierleague title, at 64 years and 195 days. Veteran. 12 hours ago

28 - The number of players who have played for Real Madrid and an English club in the Champions League. Pointless. 14 hours ago

3 - Atletico Madrid have reached the European Cup/Champions League final for the third time (also in 1974 and 2014). Showpiece. 3 May

4 - Pep Guardiola has now been knocked out of the Champions League at the semi-final stage in each of the last four seasons. Exit. 3 May

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    Rugby Union tries scored

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    Rugby League tries scored

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