• This is the first competitive meeting between these two teams.
  • CSKA Moscow have failed to score in four of their six Champions League games against English sides. Their only win against English opposition came in October 2006 against Arsenal.
  • CSKA have won 3 of their last 12 Champions League games (3 draws, 6 defeats).
  • The Moscow side have only kept one clean sheet in their last 14 home games in the Champions League.
  • Manchester City have won four of their 14 Champions League games (4 draws, 6 defeats) and only one of their last eight (v Viktoria Plzen).
  • Manchester City have lost five of their seven away games in the Champions League (2 wins).
  • Manchester City’s four Champions League goals this season have been scored in the second-half.