• Juventus will qualify to the knock-out stage if they draw against Galatasaray, while the Turkish side must win in order to to go through to the next round.
  • If the Bianconeri draw, they will be the second side to qualify to the CL knock-out stage since 2003/04 (one group stage) winning only one game. The first team were Glasgow Rangers in 2005/06.
  • The Champions League record between Galatasaray and Juventus is perfectly balanced (1 win each and 3 draws).
  • Galatasaray have scored in each of their five previous encounters with Juventus in the Champions League.
  • Didier Drogba has scored (two) or assisted (two) four of last six Galatasaray CL goals.
  • Didier Drogba is the top scoring African in Champions League history (42 goals).
  • Juventus have taken the most corners in the Champions League this season (43), while Galatasaray have had the fewest (14).
  • Juventus have been awarded the most penalties in the CL this season (four) and scored all of them.
  • Carlos Tevez has attempted the most shots of any player yet to score this season in the Champions League (21). He has not scored a goal in his last 13 CL appearances. Last time he found the back of the net was back in April 2009 for Manchester United (against Porto).
  • Arturo Vidal is the third Juventus player to score a hat-trick in the Champions League, after Filippo Inzaghi (twice) and Alessandro Del Piero.