Football Amazing Facts - 179

Football is the world’s most popular game which combines strength, speed, and skills. Even if you are a hardcore fan of Football, there are certainly some things you don’t know about this amazing sport.
1. Kevin De Bruyne has been directly involved in 150 goals in Europe's top five leagues, scoring 53 goals and assisting a further 97 for Chelsea, Werder Bremen, Wolfsburg and Manchester City.

2. RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann (32 years, 211 days) is the youngest person to take charge of a UEFA Champions League knockout match, overtaking Domenico Tedesco (33y 161d) who oversaw FC Schalke’s last 16 tie with Manchester City last season.

3. Jose Mourinho has won 81 of his 149 UEFA Champions League matches – indeed, of the three coaches to have taken charge of 150 games in the competition (Ancelotti, Ferguson & Wenger), only Ancelotti (84) can boast more wins than Mourinho through his first 150 games. 

4. Giovanni Reyna's assist for Erling Haaland in Dortmund's win over PSG last week Tuesday was only the 2nd time a teenager has assisted another teenager for a goal in UEFA Champions League KO stage history, after Kanu's assist for Kiki Musampa in March 1996 for Ajax vs Dortmund. 

5. Since the start of 2018-19, no side has lost more UEFA Champions League matches away from home than Liverpool (six - level with Crvena Zvezda).

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