• The last competitive encounter between Celtic and Ajax dates back to August 2001 in the Champions League play-offs. Celtic won 3-1 in Holland before losing 1-0 at home.
  • Ajax have won their two Champions League encounters with Scottish sides. It was against Rangers in the 1996/97 campaign (4-1 at home and 1-0 away).
  • Celtic have only suffered 4 defeats in 25 Champions League home games, 3 of these coming against against Barcelona.
  • Celtic have lost their last 4 Champions League games without scoring a single goal. A fifth consecutive defeat would be their worst ever streak in the competition.
  • Celtic have failed to keep a clean sheet in their last 9 Champions League games.
  • Ajax have won only one of their last 10 Champions League games (at home v Manchester City last season).
  • Ajax have not kept any clean sheets in their last 9 Champions League games, conceding 24 goals in the process.
  • Celtic are one of four teams yet to score in the Champions League this season, along with Anderlecht, Austria Vienna and Steaua Bucharest.
  • Celtic have completed the fewest passes in the Champions League this season (404).