Our side will host Lokomotiv Moscow on Thursday, 8 March, at 7 p.m. CET in the Wanda Metropolitano. Check out the must-read stats for the match.
-This will be the second time we face Lokomotiv Moscow and the first time we host the Russian side.
-We’ve played Russian teams nine times with a balance of five wins, two draws and two losses.
-We qualified for the Europa League Round of 16 after eliminating FC Copenhagen. On the other hand, Lokomotiv qualified after knocking out Nice.
-Lokomotiv have only lost one of their last nine away matches in the Europa League.
- This is Lokomotiv’s first-ever participation in the UEFA Europa League Round of 16.
- Last season, we beat Rostov, another Russian team, twice: 0-1 and 2-1.
- We’ve won five straight matches in the Wanda Metropolitano.