TOTTENHAM put in a footballing masterclass at Wembley on Wednesday night time to tear Actual Madrid to shreds.
The La Liga giants have received the Champions League within the final two seasons, in addition to successful three of the final 4 trophies.
On prime of that Los Blancos have not misplaced a single group stage recreation in Europe’s elite competitors since 2012.
Regardless of that, a Dele Alli-inspired Spurs ran riot, scoring 3 times to seize yet one more win within the “Group of Loss of life”.
Their win, to go along with victories for Liverpool, Manchester Metropolis and Manchester United this week pushed the win tally for English golf equipment within the match to 15.
Extremely, regardless of being simply 4 game-weeks into the match, Premier League sides have already received MORE matches than within the entirety of final season’s competitors.
A 12 months in the past, Metropolis and Tottenham had been joined by Arsenal and Leicester for the group phases of the Champions League, as they mixed for simply 14 wins.
Whereas the Foxes and Gunners received 4 of their group video games apiece, Metropolis and Spurs may solely handle two wins every – with the North Londoners eradicated.
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Pep Guardiola’s males then misplaced to Monaco within the last-16 – successful one leg – whereas Arsenal had been totally thumped 10-2 on mixture by Bayern Munich.
Leicester had been the final aspect standing – and so they battle previous Sevilla earlier than dropping to Atletico Madrid on the quarter-final stage.
The sub-par match noticed English sides win simply 43.eight per cent of their 32 video games, a drop off from 2015-16’s 44.1 per cent.
Nonetheless, quick ahead again to the current day and English golf equipment have received an astounding 75 per cent of their video games, with 15 wins in 20 matches.
That’s simply the most effective ratio since data started in 1994-95, with Premier League sides solely successful 50 per cent or extra of their Champions League video games eight instances in that span.
The final time an English aspect received greater than half of their video games mixed was in 2013-14 when Man United reached the final eight and Chelsea reached the semis.
On the finish of game-week 4, Man United, Liverpool, Man Metropolis and Tottenham all sit prime of their group, whereas Chelsea sit second.
As issues stand, all 5 English groups are set to progress to the following spherical, with 26 wins – in 2006-07 and 2007-08 – the win-total to beat.