Champions League and Europa League: previews for the four semi-finals

All the facts and figures for the four big ties this week: Real Madrid v Atlético Madrid, Monaco v Juventus, Manchester United v Celta Vigo and Lyon v Ajax

By Martin Laurence for WhoScored?, part of the Guardian Sport Network

There will be no repeat of the 2014 and 2016 Champions League finals, though at least one side from Madrid is sure of a place on the grand stage for the third time in four years. Real Madrid are aiming to make Champions League history and retain their crown, having broken the record for consecutive semi-final appearances (seven) by successfully navigating their way past Bayern Munich, albeit in controversial circumstances.

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