• Bayern Munich and Viktoria Plzen’s only previous meeting came in the 1971/72 Cup Winners Cup. The Bavarian side won 1-0 away and 6-1 at home.
  • No Czech side has ever scored more than one goal against German opposition in the Champions League (6 games).
  • Bayern Munich have won their last seven Champions League games (19 goals for, 2 against), their best streak in the competition. They are two wins away from equalling the longest run in the Champions League: Barcelona’s nine wins in a row (2002/03).
  • Czech sides have only won two of their last 28 games in the Champions League (8 draws, 18 defeats).
  • Plzen have won only one of their eight games in the Champions League (2 draws, 5 defeats).
  • Plzen’s only clean sheet in the Champions League was away against BATE Borisov in November 2011 (1-0 win).
  • Bayern Munich have completed more passes than any other team in the Champions League this season (1355).
  • Arjen Robben has scored in each of his last 5 Champions League games with Bayern Munich, the first player to do so for the Bavarian club.
  • If Manuel Neuer plays, it will be his 50th game in the Champions League. He has so far kept 18 clean sheets in the competition.
  • Pep Guardiola has lost only two of his 25 Champions League home games as manager.