• These two nations have met 14 times previously, with Germany winning eight to Northern Ireland's two (D4).
  • Germany have won the last four meetings between the sides, scoring 14 goals and conceding just two in that run; prior to that run Germany were winless in five against Northern Ireland (D3, L2).
  • Germany beat Northern Ireland 4-1 in Belfast in their last encounter, a friendly back in June 2005. David Healy was the lone scorer for the Green and Whites, whilst the last German to get on the scoresheet was Lukas Podolski.
  • Northern Ireland's last victory against Germany dates back to 16 November 1983. They won 1-0 in Hamburg thanks to a goal by Norman Whiteside.
  • This will be the second meeting between Germany and Northern Ireland in a major international tournament; the sides drew 2-2 in the group stage at the 1958 World Cup.
  • Although this is Northern Ireland's first EURO, the two sides have met four times previously in qualifying for the tournament, winning twice each.
  • Northern Ireland's two wins over West Germany in qualifying for the 1984 EURO remains the only occasion that a team has beaten Die Mannschaft home and away in a qualifying campaign.
  • Northern Ireland have only lost one of their last 14 internationals (0-1 v Poland in their EURO 2016 opener), winning seven and drawing six along the way.
  • Northern Ireland have never conceded more than one goal in their last 15 internationals. The last time their nets were rattled more than once was in November 2014 against Romania (0-2).
  • Seven of Northern Ireland's last 10 goals in competitive games have come from set-pieces (4 from corners, 3 from indirect free-kicks).
  • Northern Ireland went from two shots (0 on target) in their EURO 2016 opener against Poland to 13 shots (7 on target) in their second outing against Ukraine.
  • The last time Germany failed to make it out of the group stages of a major tournament was at EURO 2004. Since then, they've made the last four at every single major competition.
  • Germany have won 12 of their last 15 games at major tournaments, drawing two and losing one (1-2 v Italy in the EURO 2012 semi-finals).
  • However Germany have only won one of their four competitive games at the Parc des Princes (D1 L2), it was against USA at World Cup 1998. Their only previous EURO game in PSG's home stadium ended in a 1-0 defeat against Spain on 20 June 1984.
  • Meanwhile, Northern Ireland's last visit to the Parc des Princes ended in a goalless draw against France in February 1986.
  • Central defender Gareth McAuley has had the most shots for Northern Ireland over the first two games at EURO 2016 (3 attempts, 1 goal).
  • Thomas Müller hasn't scored or assisted a single goal in seven games at the EURO (he's only had one shot on target in 180 minutes at EURO 2016). He has 10 goals and six assists in 13 World Cup games.