• Austria Vienna and Atletico Madrid’s only previous encounter was in the first round of the 1970/71 European Cup. The Spanish side won both games (2-0 at home and 2-1 in Austria).
  • Qualifiers excluded, Austria Vienna have only won 4 of their last 26 games in European competition (7 draws, 15 defeats).
  • Atletico Madrid have only lost 2 of their 12 games away from home in the Champions League (4 wins, 6 draws).
  • The teams from Vienna are still winless in the Champions League in 14 games (Rapid + Austria).
  • Austrian teams have lost nine of their last 10 Champions League games, drawing the other one.
  • Atletico Madrid have failed to keep a clean sheet in their last seven Champions League games.
  • Atletico Madrid have won their last two Champions League games, which is as many victories as in their previous 13 games in the competition.
  • This is the third time Atletico have won their first two games of a Champions League campaign. They have never opened up with three straight victories.
  • Austria Vienna’s games have so far produced only one goal (0 for, 1 conceded), the lowest tally in the Champions League this season.
  • Four of Atletico Madrid’s five Champions League goals this season have been scored from set-pieces.
  • Arda Turan has scored two goals and delivered one assist in his two Champions League games this season.