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Atletico Madrid are set to host Manchester United in the Champions League last 16 first leg on February 23, 2022.
The Atleti are currently in 4th place in the La Liga table. Meanwhile, Ralf Rangnick’s United are in 4th place in the Premier League table.
The Spanish team finished in 2nd place in the Champions League group stage, having two wins, one draw, and three defeats. The Red Devils entered the next stage as the leaders of Group F, having three wins, two draws, and one loss.
This will be the first Champions League meeting between the clubs.
Atletico Madrid’s titles in the competition: 0
Manchester United’s titles in the competition: 3 (Most recent: 2007/08)
Our starting XI 👊 pic.twitter.com/YXZzptC6am
— Atlético de Madrid (@atletienglish) February 23, 2022
🚨 The #UCL team news is in, Reds!
Here’s how we’ll line up in Madrid… 🇪🇸#MUFC
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) February 23, 2022
Atletico Madrid – 40% win
Draw – 15%
Man Utd – 45% win