Espanyol held Atletico 0-0 Saturday, illustrating the latter’s contrasting domestic and European fortunes.
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Atletico Madrid can make club history at Bayern Munich Tuesday as the Spaniards look for a record sixth group stage win with both teams through to the last 16 .Only five teams have achieved the feat of winning all six Champions League group stage games: Real (twice, 2011-12, 2014-15), AC Milan (1992-93), Paris Saint-Germain (1994-95), Spartak Moscow (1995-96) and Barcelona (2002-03).Bayern also have a score to settle after September's defeat in Madrid and semifinal exit last season at the hands of Atletico and Antoine Griezmann. Atletico lost last season's final to neighbors Real in Milan on penalties having squeezed past Bayern in the semis.Having won the Bundesliga title for each of the last four seasons – a German league record – Bayern find themselves in the unusual position of second in Germany's top flight, three points adrift of league leaders RB Leipzig.
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