Paris Saint-Germain vs Bayer Leverkusen – 10 Vital Statistics


Paris Saint-Germain take a 4-0 lead into their Champions League second leg against Leverkusen. Here's Joe Short with the vital pre-match stats... 

10. Paris Saint-Germain take a 4-0 first-leg advantage into their Champions league round-of-16 clash with Leverkusen – the first leg was the ninth time this season they have scored four or more in a game. PSG are 14.00 to win 4-0.

 

9. The French champions have won their last five games and are unbeaten in nine. They are 1.37 to win.

 

8. Leverkusen, meanwhile, drew with Hanover at the weekend to end a four-game losing streak – their worst run since March 2012. A draw is priced at 5.00.

 

7. The German club have scored just nine goals in Europe this season compared to PSG’s 20. The home side are 3.50 to win with a 0-2 handicap.

 

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6. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored 10 of PSG’s 20 Champions League goals this campaign, including two in Leverkusen. The Sweden international is 3.45 match favourite to score first.

 

5. PSG have kept clean sheets in four of their last five wins. They are 2.30 to win without conceding on Wednesday.

 

4. Striker Ezequiel Lavezzi scored twice for PSG at Bastia on Saturday. The Argentine now has five goals in 2014 compared to just five in the whole of last year. Lavezzi is 2.50 to score.

 

3. Leverkusen top scorer, Simon Rolfes, has three goals from seven European appearances this season but has failed to net in each of his last four Champions League outings. The midfielder is 7.50 to score.

 

2. Gregory van der Wiel and Thiago Motta both have four assists in the Champions League, two behind assist leader Wayne Rooney. Van der Wiel is 11.00 to score himself.

 

1. Ibrahimovic has scored 10 of his 21 shots on target in Europe this season, a conversion rate of 47%. The forward is 12.00 to net a hat-trick.