Learn about the most prominent numbers of the European Champions League after 3 rounds
The curtain came down on the third round of the group stage of the current edition of the 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League, on Wednesday evening, with great goals and exciting events.
Perhaps the most prominent confrontations of the third round of the Champions League are Chelsea against Milan, which ended with a 3-0 victory for the Blues, Real Madrid against Shakhtar, which the royal settled in favor of 2-1, and Manchester City against Copenhagen, during which City won 5-0.
And there have been 3 rounds of the group stage in the Champions League so far, which have witnessed many statistics and distinguished numbers, which we review as follows, according to the official website of the European Football Association “UEFA”.
48 matches were played in 8 groups during the first 3 rounds of the Champions League, with the participating clubs in the group stage scoring 139 goals so far.
The average score per game was 2.90 goals, while players scored a goal every 31 minutes as a goal average in the first two rounds of the European competition.
5 clubs succeeded in achieving the full mark by winning the first 3 matches this season: Napoli in Group A, Club Brugge in Group B, Bayern Munich in Group C, Real Madrid in Group F, and Manchester City in Group G.
Napoli leads the list of clubs with the most goals scored with 13 goals in the first 3 matches, ahead of Manchester City, the runner-up, with 11 goals.
Only two teams managed to keep a clean sheet in the first 3 rounds of the Champions League: Bayern Munich and Club Brugge of Belgium.
The Czech Viktoria Plzen team is considered the weakest on the defensive level, having conceded 12 goals in the competition so far.
Manchester City striker Erling Haaland is the top scorer in the Champions League so far, with 5 goals.
The Portuguese Joao Cancelo, Manchester City’s English player, tops the list of players who have created the most goals in the Champions League with 4 assists.