• Manchester City are only one point shy of their best Champions League outing in 2011/12 (ten points from six games).
  • City have only ever lost one European home game (excluding qualifiers) to a non-English side but that defeat came this season at the Etihad against Bayern.
  • The Citizens have won their last two CL games – they have never managed three consecutive Champions League wins.
  • Sergio Aguero has attempted 20 shots in the Champions League this season, a haul only Cristiano Ronaldo (27), Hulk (26) and Zlatan Ibrahimovic (23) can better.
  • Aguero has scored seven goals in his last seven Champions League appearances.
  • Alvaro Negredo has scored four times in his four Champions League appearances for Manchester City (along with one assist).
  • Viktoria Plzen have conceded eight of their twelve goals against in the second-half, the joint-most of all teams along with Galatasaray.
  • Man City have made four errors leading to a goal in the Champions League this season, more than any other side.
  • Alongside CSKA, Viktoria Plzen have conceded the joint-most goals in the Champions League this season (12).