The home side’s xG of 3.62 surpassed that of the visitors’ 0.28. Real Madrid had 12 shots on target while the visitors had only three. Real Madrid created more positional attacks while Sheriff were better with their interceptions and clearances given the fact that the game was played mostly in their half. Real Madrid maintained higher possession than their opponents for the entirety of the match. Despite creating multiple chances Madrid failed to convert them into goals.