Manchester City vs CSKA Moscow - 10 Vital Statistics


10. CSKA Moscow have never won a European match in England, having drawn three times and lost once. Manchester City are favourites to win at 1.18.

9. City have only lost one home game to a non-English side in Europe (Bayern Munich). CSKA can be backed at 18.00 to win.

Here are the goals from City’s defeat to Bayern:

 

 

8. The Manchester club have only won two consecutive Champions League games once before. Having won their last game, a draw is available at 7.25.

 

7. Only Zlatan Ibrahimovic (17) and Cristiano Ronaldo (16) have attempted more shots than Sergio Aguero’s 15 in this year’s competition. The Argentinian striker is 3.80 to open the scoring.

 

6. Aguero has bagged five goals in his previous six Champions League appearances – he is 4.00 to score at least twice.

 

5. Moscow have conceded five first half goals in the current campaign, more than any other side in the competition. City are priced at 1.28 to score before half time.

 

4. Alvaro Negredo has only started three of his 10 Champions League appearances. The Spaniard, who scored against Bayern Munich earlier in the group stages, is 2.00 to find the net at any time.

 

3. Costel Pantilimon replaced Joe Hart in the Manchester City goal last weekend against Norwich and managed to keep a clean sheet. Manuel Pellegrini’s side are 1.75 to win without conceding a goal.

 

2. Last week’s clash between the sides in Russia ended in a 2-1 City win. A repeat of that winning scoreline for the home side can be backed at 9.00.

 

1. Zoran Tosic opened the scoring for CSKA in that game. The midfielder is available at 22.00 as first goal scorer.