UEFA Champions League
Understanding Champions League Teams Stats
Teams in the UEFA Champions League Group Stage gain three points for winning, zero for drawing and none for losing. Common Champions League teams stats are in game summaries or in the Group Stage table. Every soccer fixture or matchup includes possession, goals for and against, shots, and goal difference
Goal difference can be especially crucial in the Champions League Knockout Stage race. It’s the second tiebreaker used when teams gain the same number of points at the end of the Group Stage.
Plenty of other soccer team stats can help provide insight for betting. Be sure to understand suspensions due to yellow and red card accumulation. Clean sheets, ATS, SU and O/U performance are also helpful for soccer betting. Check out the latest Champions League news and betting analysis.
2022/23 Champions League Season Overview
The 2022-23 Champions League season will be remembered as a historic one for Manchester City. They clinched their first-ever Champions League title by defeating Inter 1-0. This victory marked the crowning achievement of a season that saw them achieve the treble, adding the Champions League to their Premier League and FA Cup triumphs.
Other Standouts in the Past Season Include:
Seven standout players from Manchester City lead the way in the team of the season. Erling Haaland, who scored an impressive 12 goals, headlines the list. Rodri, who scored the decisive goal in the final, also earns a well-deserved spot. The Citizens’ dominance extends to include Bernardo Silva, Kevin de Bruyne, John Stones, Ruben Dias, and Kyle Walker.
Inter, the finalists of the competition, contribute two essential players to the team of the season: fullbacks Federico Dimarco and Alessandro Bastoni. These players played pivotal roles in Inter’s journey to the final.
This team, as the semifinalists, are represented by striker Vinicius Junior and goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. Although they couldn’t prevent the team’s elimination, their individual performances stood out.
Player of the Season
Rodri, the hero of the final, rightfully earned the title of Player of the Season.
Best Young Player
Lastly, the award for the best young player of the Champions League goes to Napoli star Khvicha Kvaratskhelia, who made his mark as his club reached the quarterfinals.
Of course, there are many teams who do not make it through to the next Champions League season; below is a list of those who did not make it.