Bad-boy Stefan Savic did not commit any fouls during Champions League battle

STEFAN Savic did not commit any fouls across two matches against Manchester City despite multiple moments of madness from Atletico 'bad boy' in his team's 1-0 aggregate defeat.

In the closing minute's of Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg in Madrid Savic tried to throw Phil Foden off the pitch, he headbutted Raheem Sterling and pulled Jack Grealish's hair.



Despite the trio of offenses – against the side he played for 21 times during the 2011-12 season – Savic collected just a yellow card for his crimes.

It was the 31-year-old's first in this year's competition.

The Montenegrin international has amassed 81 yellow cards and 6 red cards during his 412 career to date.

Savic was last sent-off in the second leg of Atletico Madrid's last-16 3-0 aggretate Champions League defeat to Chelsea in March 2021.

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While Savic's actions saw him make many of the post-match headlines, he was not the only Atletico player to cause controversy, with Sime Vrsaljko appearing to throw gloves at a group of City players.

Pundit Rio Ferdinand stated Atletico Madrid should be "embarrassed" by their "antics" after their 1-0 aggregate loss to Man City.

Appearing on BT Sport he added that Savic was "acting the fool"

Man City will return to the Spanish capital next month for the second leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-final encouter with Real Madrid on 4 May.

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