Date: 12th March 2020 at 7:30pm
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Liverpool’s exit from the Champions League was unexpected, to say the least, given the Reds recent success at Anfield in European competitions, but one stat from the night stood out above the rest.

As reported by Squawka, Liverpool attempted a whopping 62 crosses against Atletico Madrid as the La Liga giants claimed a 3-2 win against the reigning European champions, the most in any game since the 2016/17 season as well as the most in the modern era of the Champions League.

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The stat underlined a frustrating night for Liverpool fans, yet for rival supporters on social media, it was an enjoyable evening for them as the Reds crashed out of Europe, meaning Jurgen Klopp’s side can now only win the Premier League this season after what looked like a potential treble-winning season.

Here’s what a handful of fans had to say about Liverpool’s crossing stat on Twitter…

Liverpool’s exit from the Champions League means that only Chelsea and Manchester City remain in the competition from England.