13 - Liverpool have conceded 29 goals in all competitions this season, 13 of which have come from set pieces. Shaky. 12 hours ago

4 - All four of Liverpool's goals in the Champions League this season have come against Ludogorets. Monopoly. 12 hours ago

2 - Arsenal's last two Champions League clean sheets have both come on November 26th (2013 and 2014). Remember. 12 hours ago

2 - Atletico have progressed from the #UCL group stage in two consecutive seasons for the first time in their history. Experience. 12 hours ago

4 – For the 1st time in @ChampionsLeague history 4 german teams lost on a matchday. Novelty. 12 hours ago

3 - This is only the second matchday in CL history to see 3 hat-tricks scored (Shevchenko, Adriano, Kobiashvili on MD5 in 2005/06). Trio. 12 hours ago

3 - Alexis Sanchez has scored three goals in five CL appearances for Arsenal; the same total he got in 24 games for Barcelona. Comfy. 12 hours ago

4 - The last time all four English teams won on the same Champions League matchday was MD3 in 2011/12. Potential. 12 hours ago

37 - Cristiano Ronaldo has scored more away goals than any other player in the #UCL history (Messi 34). Conqueror. 13 hours ago

12 - Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored in his last 12 CL appearances away from the Bernabeu (11 away games + the 2013/14 final). Rampant. 13 hours ago

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