Manchester United host Milan in last 16 of the Europa League on Thursday, and the two sides have been awarded 34 penalties combined this season.
The Red Devils and the Rossoneri meet for a classic tie between two of the European greats this week and one statistic has been highlighted in Italian media this week.
There has been much talk about the Rossoneri’s many penalties in Italy this term, but their opponents from Manchester can also brag about a high number of spot kicks this season.
United and Milan have been awarded 34 penalties in total this season, with Milan having 20 attempts from the spot and United awarded 14 so far.
Manchester United penalties 2020-21: (Penalties/Goals)
Bruno Fernandes – 11/10
Marcus Rashford – 1/1
Anthony Martial – 1/1
Juan Mata – 1/1
Milan penalties 2020-21: (Penalties/Goals)
Franck Kessie – 10/9
Zlatan Ibrahimovic – 7/3
Hakan Calhanoglu – 2/2
Theo Hernandez – 1/1