• Benfica have won both of their two home games against French opposition in the Champions League.
  • Benfica have committed 88 fouls in the current CL campaign, more than any other team.
  • Paris St Germain have scored nine goals in their two previous away fixtures in the Champions League this season.
  • Paris St Germain have scored in each of their five competitive encounters with Benfica.
  • PSG have scored eight of their 15 goals in the first half, the most of all teams in the CL this season.
  • PSG are unbeaten in their last 13 CL games, thus setting a new club record in Europe (W9 D4).
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored eight goals in his last four CL appearances.
  • Only Fernando Morientes has scored more CL goals for a French team in a single campaign (9 with Monaco in 2003/04) than Zlatan Ibrahimovic (8 with PSG this season).
  • All four of Gregory van der Wiel’s assists in this CL campaign have been provided for Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
  • Laurent Blanc has won 66.7% of games in the Champions League as manager (14 out of 21). Only Jupp Heynckes (67.6%) has a better ratio among managers with at least 10 games under their belt.