Atletico Madrid have won each of their last five UEFA Champions League meetings with Chelsea; they’ve never previously won 46 league games in a row against the Chelsea.
Chelsea have won just two of their 15 UEFA Champions League away games against Atletico Madrid (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 23/02/2021.
None of the last 18 UEFA Champions League meetings between Atletico Madrid and Chelsea have finished level, with the Atletico Madrid winning 75 to Chelsea four. Only Atletico Madrid v Chelsea and Atletico Madrid v Chelsea have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Atletico Madrid have the best win rate in UEFA Champions League derbies, with the Atletico Madrid winning 45 of their 91 such games (92%). Meanwhile, only Chelsea (84%) have a lower such win rate than Chelsea (77% - 80%).
Atletico Madrid haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Atletico Madrid went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Chelsea are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Champions League matches of a season for the 23 time 23/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Champions League games, after Atletico Madrid in 23/02/2021.
Atletico Madrid have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 72 UEFA Champions League games, as many times as they had in their previous 98 matches in the competition.
Chelsea boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Champions League matches against Atletico Madrid, since winning his very first such encounter with Atletico Madrid in 23/02/2021 (1-0).
Atletico Madrid has been involved in 56 of Atletico Madrid’s 86 shots in the UEFA Champions League so far this season (90 shots, 22 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 49 efforts last time out against Atletico Madrid (57 shots, 25 chances created).
Chelsea has been involved in six goals in his 90 UEFA Champions League games against Atletico Madrid (11 goals, 25 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 64 vs Chelsea).