UEFA Champions League: Facts you should know about the semi-finalists


Semi-final matches for the 2018/19 UEFA Champions League are barely 3 days away so we need you to stay updated.

Here are few facts on the contenders, including fixtures and latest results.

Image shows Danny Rose and Fernando Llorente (R) of Tottenham celebrating their qualification at the end of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg against Manchester City (Image source: AFP/Getty Images)

Barcelona vs Liverpool

Barcelona Facts
Latest Match: Deportivo Alavés 0-2 Barcelona (23/04)
Next Fixture: Barcelona v Levante (27/04, 20:45)

Notable fact: Carles Aleñá and Luis Suárez were on target in the second half as Barcelona closed on the Spanish Liga title with victory at Alavés.

Liverpool Facts
Latest Match
: Liverpool 5-0 Huddersfield Town (26/04)
Next Fixture: Barcelona v Liverpool (01/05, 21:00, UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg)

Naby Keita (15 seconds) scored Liverpool’s quickest ever Premier League goal.

Mohamed Salah is now the top scorer in the division with 21 goals.

Tottenham v Hotspur v Ajax

Tottenham Facts
Latest Match
: Tottenham 0-1 West Ham (27/04)
Next Fixture: Tottenham v Ajax (30/04, 21:00, UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg)

Defeat by West Ham was Spurs’ first loss at their new stadium, having won their first four fixtures without conceding a goal.

Latest Match: Ajax 4-2 Vitesse (23/04)
Next Fixture
: Tottenham v Ajax (30/04, 21:00, UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg)

Ajax are the first team ever to win at Juventus and Real Madrid in the same season in UEFA club competition.