• The record between Juventus and Galatasaray is perfectly balanced (1 win each and 2 draws).
  • There has been no away win in the four competitive encounters between Juventus and Galatasaray.
  • Juventus have scored exactly two goals in each of their three home games against Turkish opposition in Europe (2 wins, 1 draw).
  • Galatasaray have never won in Italy in European competition (4 draws, 6 defeats).
  • Juventus have lost only two of their last 22 home games in the Champions League (14 wins, 6 draws), both of them against Bayern Munich.
  • Galatasaray have not kept a clean sheet in their last 13 away games in the Champions League.
  • Galatasaray conceded the most goals (6) and the most shots on target (12) on the opening matchday of this season's Champions League.
  • Juventus had the most shots on the first matchday of this season's Champions League: 27 (1 goal). They also made the most touches in the opposition box (40).
  • They also made the most crosses: 49. That's 15 more than any other side (Marseille with 34).
  • Galatasaray had the oldest players on the opening matchday with an average age of 28 years and 9 months. Then followed AC Milan (28 years, 6 months) and Juventus (28 years, 3 months).
  • The attacking duo of Galatasaray (Yilmaz and Drogba) didn't get a single shot on target on the opening matchday despite a combined 123 minutes on the pitch.