UEFA Champions League 2021/22: Villarreal vs Atalanta – stats gallery


Villarreal hosted Atalanta at the Estadio de la Cerámica on Matchday 1 of the 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League group stage. The visitors took the lead early on through Freuler, before the Europa League 20-21 winner equalized through Trigueros before the end of the first half. Substitute Arnaut Danjuma put the home team ahead before Robin Gosens equalized to make it 2-2. It was an interesting start to Group F with a draw between these two teams and Young Boys beating Manchester United.

We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including;

* shot maps

* xT (expected threat)

* pass networks

* xG timelines

* defensive duels

* average positions and much more!

We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals;

Which Atalanta player attempted the most number of shots? Which Villarreal player had the highest XG rate?

To navigate the stats gallery simply click on the numbers to move through the pages.

At the end of the gallery, you’ll be able to download the full PDF stats report.

UCL Stats Gallery: Villareal vs Atalanta