2 - Number of defeats by English clubs in opening round of Champions League fixtures: 2004-05 to 2013-14: 2 2014-15: 2 Slump. 5 hours ago

2 - Between 04-05 & 13-14 English sides in the CL lost just two opening group games in total, as many as there have been this week. Slump. 6 hours ago

10 - Bayern's last 10 Champions League goals have come against teams from the Premier League. Nemesis. 6 hours ago

5 - Porto have scored five goals in a Champions League game for the first time since March 1994. Rare. 7 hours ago

5 - Roma have scored five goals in a Champions League game for the first time. Imperial. 7 hours ago

31 - All 31 of David Silva's passes in the first half vs Bayern reached a team-mate. Precision. 7 hours ago

2 - Gervinho has scored as many goals in one Champions League game for Roma as he did in 11 matches for Arsenal. Contrast. 7 hours ago

7 – Britt Assombalonga has now scored seven goals in his last six Championship games for Nottingham Forest. Update. 7 hours ago

6 – Britt Assombalonga has scored six goals in his last six Championship games for Nottingham Forest. Lethal. 8 hours ago

16 - Chelsea have now scored in each of their last 16 Champions League home games. Usual. 8 hours ago

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