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1 - Tottenham have kept one clean sheet in their last seven home matches in Europe (including qualifying). Caned.
5 - Harry Kane has now scored five goals in his last four games for Tottenham (all competitions). Hurricane.
0 - Asteras Tripolis have never won an away match in Europe (lost three, drawn four, including qualifying matches). Sickness.
29 - Everton have ended a run of 29 European games without a goalless draw that went back to October 1995 (home, vs Feyenoord). Stalemate.
1 - Lille have won just one of their last 11 home games in Europe (incl. qualifying); drawing five and losing five. Struggle.
1 - This will be the first meeting between Everton and Lille in European competition. Inaugural.
70 - Cristiano Ronaldo is now just one goal away from equalling Raúl's record of 71 Champions League goals. Chase. pic.twitter.com/NGMBlvUxJu
8 - @Podolski10 has scored eight goals in his last 10 Champions League appearances, including six in nine for Arsenal. Aha.
20 - England currently find themselves 20th in the latest FIFA rankings. The last time they were lower was in May 1996 (24). Wannabes.
10 - Ronaldo has now scored in 10 successive matches; he has never recorded a run of 11. Bravo
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85 - Iker Casillas has won more games than any other player in the Champions League history (Xavi Hernandez, 84). Clásico.
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2 - Arsenal's two goals vs Anderlecht were the final two shots of the game. Brinksmanship.
5 - Five of Arsenal's last six Champions League away wins have been by a single goal. Squeak.
3 - Tonight is the first time in their history that Liverpool have lost a European home game by a three goal margin. Humbled.
1 - Arsenal have now kept only clean sheet in their last 10 games in all competitions. Repetitive.
19 - Mario Mandzukic has now scored 19 goals in 23 Champions League appearances. Menace.
0 - There were no shots on target from either team in the first half of Anderlecht vs Arsenal. Underwhelming.
3 - This is the first time Liverpool have conceded 3 goals before half-time in the CL since the 2005 final. Istanbul.
4 - The first 30 minutes of Champions League football tonight brought four goals, compared to 12 in the first half hour on Tuesday. Paced.
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3 - Liverpool have never conceded more than three goals in a Champions League home game (L 1-3 to Barcelona & Chelsea). Warning.
20 - Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 20 goals in 13 appearances for Real Madrid this season. Effective.
70 - Cristiano Ronaldo is only the second player to hit 70+ Champions League goals, after Raul (71). Deadly.
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2 - Between April 2007 and March 2010, English sides lost just two of 22 Champions League games vs Spanish clubs. Memories.
1 - English teams have won only one of their last 11 CL games against Spanish sides (Man Utd 1-0 Sociedad). Eclipsed.
19 - Cristiano Ronaldo has scored two more goals than Liverpool this season. Potent. pic.twitter.com/X1MfpSjhcQ
3 - Liverpool have won all three meetings against Real Madrid, keeping three clean sheets in the process. Sweep.
1 - Arsenal have found the net only once in their last four away games in European competition, including qualifying. Dearth.
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0 - The number of Champions League games Liverpool played (1st season 2001-02) while Steve McManaman was at the club (left 1999). Foxed
5 - Played for both Liverpool & Real Madrid in the Champions League - @themichaelowen @XabiAlonso Morientes @aarbeloa17 & Dudek. Answer.
5 - Name the five players to play for both Liverpool AND Real Madrid in the Champions League. Quiz.
74 - Arjen Robben has scored (5) or assisted (3) a goal every 74 minutes this season for FC Bayern (all comps - 592 minutes). Ruthless.
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40 - Tonight's tally of 40 goals is a record for an eight game night of Champions League football. Flood.
7-0 - Shakhtar equalled the best ever away winning margin in the UCL against BATE tonight (Marseille v Zilina Nov 2010). Magnificent.
44 - Only one day (Oct 1st 1997) has seen more Champions League goals scored than there have been bagged today. Deluge.
44 - Only one day (Oct 1st 1997) has seen more Champions League goals scored than there have been bagged today (37). Bumper.
5 - Luiz Adriano is the second player to score five goals in a Champions League game, after Lionel Messi. Rampant.
813 - Prior to Gervinho's goal, Bayern had not conceded goals for 813 minutes in all competitions. Consolation. #ASRFCB
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4 - The last four penalties @PetrCech has faced in the Champions League have not been scored (excluding shootouts). Wall.
Lots of Opta data to compare the two. RT @GoalUK: It's Messi vs Ronaldo for the Champions League record bit.ly/1Fvf9y6 Rivalry.
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7 - @KJ_Huntelaar scored 7 goals in his last 7 appearances at a @s04 CL home match. Domestic.
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5-0 - On the two occasions that Bayern Munich have been 5-0 up at HT in a CL match, Rudi Garcia has been the opposing manager. Nightmares.
5 - Roma have conceded more goals in the first half against Bayern tonight than they have in seven Serie A games this season (4), Deluge.
6-0 - Shakhtar have racked up the biggest half-time lead in Champions League history, by putting six goals past BATE Borisov. Whirlwind.
1m: 4 - AS Roma have now conceded 4 goals in the opening 30 minutes of play for the first time in a #UCL game. Shock. #ASRFCB
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17 - Arjen Robben (17 goals from 36 games) has equaled Roy Makaay (32 games) as Dutch top scorer for @FCBayernEN in the #UCL. Par.
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2011 - Loïc Rémy has scored in a CL game for the first time since December 6, 2011 (with Marseille against Dortmund). Reunion.
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5 - Neymar has scored in his last five games for Barcelona (7 goals), his best run scoring for the Catalonian side. Samba.
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