Most of the loose ball duels were contested in the defensive third. Alberto Moreno won four out of his five duels. Yeremi Pino won three loose ball duels.
Manchester United had a less xG than Villarreal but still, they were able to beat the Spanish team. Two second-half goals sealed the victory for the Red Devils.
If you want to download the stats report in PDF format you can do so here: UEFA Champions League 2021/22 Stats: Manchester United vs Villarreal