• Manchester City already have twice as many points (six) as they managed in the 2012-13 Champions League group games, from half the games.
  • City have only lost one European home game (excluding qualifiers) to a non-English side but that came in their last match at the Etihad (v Bayern).
  • If Manchester City win this it will only be the second time they’ve won two consecutive Champions League games.
  • CSKA Moscow have never won a European away game in England (D3 L1).
  • Sergio Aguero has attempted 15 shots in the Champions League this season, only Zlatan Ibrahimovic (17) and Cristiano Ronaldo (16) have had more.
  • Aguero has scored five goals in his last six Champions League appearances.
  • Alvaro Negredo has started only three times in his 10 Champions League appearances.
  • CSKA have conceded more first half goals (five) than any other team this season.
  • Man City have made four errors leading to a goal in the Champions League this season, more than any other side.