• Schalke are unbeaten in their last 13 Champions League games in the group stages (9 wins, 4 draws).
  • Schalke have scored in each of their last 11 Champions League games.
  • Schalke are winless in their two Champions League encounters with Chelsea in the Champions League (1 draw, 1 defeat) and have failed to score in both games.
  • Schalke’s last away Champions League game in London ended in a 2-0 win against Arsenal at the Emirates (October 2012).
  • Schalke have won their two opening games for the first time in a Champions League campaign.
  • Schalke are the only team, along with Barcelona, yet to concede a goal in this season’s Champions League.
  • Chelsea have only won one of their seven away Champions League games in Germany (including the 2012 final v Bayern Munich). It was against Vfb Stuttgart in February 2004 (1-0).
  • Chelsea have only failed to score once in their last 22 Champions League games, against Juventus in November 2012 (0-3).
  • Schalke’s four Champions League goals this season have been scored in the second-half.
  • Julian Draxler has scored two goals and delivered one assist in his two Champions League games this season.
  • Eden Hazard has never scored in the Champions League (13 games).