- Fernando Torres scores a second consecutive home League hat-trick to move to third place in the list over Premier League top scorers. Manchester United’s Ronaldo tops the table with 21 goals. Arsenal’s Adebayor has 19 and Torres 18.
- Real Madrid where knocked out at the last 16 round of the Champions League for the fourth consecutive year.
- Manchester United have now won their last 10 home matches in the Champion League. Only Juventus have done this before them.
- Micheal Ballack scored his 14th Champion League goal last night. This is a record for a German player.
- Manchester United’s Christiano Ronaldo has now scored 30 goals in 30 games this season.
- Chelsea‘s unbeaten home run in all competitions stands at 60 matches after Wednesday’s victory. Their last home defeat was inflicted by Barcelona in the Champions League on 22th February 2006.
- Celtic have lost their last eight away matches in the Champions League.