10 Interesting Stats from Champions League Quarter-Finals

1 – Barcelona have only kept one clean sheet in their last eight Champions League matches.

4 – English sides have won the last 4 Champions League knockout ties vs French opponents. Chelsea left it late before Demba Ba’s dramatic late winner to see Chelsea reach the semi-finals at the expense of Paris Saint-Germain.

4 – Bayern Munich have reached the semi-finals of the Champions League in four of the past five seasons. The current holders were 4-2 winners over Manchester United on aggregate in the quarter-finals.

4 – Real Madrid have reached the semi-finals for their fourth consecutive season. They have not reached the final in the previous three.

5 – José Mourinho has reached a record 5th consecutive Champions League semi-final. He won the tournament with Internazionale in 2010, then reached three successive semi-finals with Real Madrid, eliminated on each occasion (by Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund) before reaching the final four this season with Chelsea.

7 – Chelsea have reached the semi-finals of the Champions League for the 7th time in 11 seasons.

8 – José Mourinho is the first manager to reach the semi-finals on eight occasions. He has only progressed past this stage before but both times his side have gone on to reach the final they have lifted the trophy.

73 – Manchester United were ahead for just 73 seconds after Patrice Evra’s strike at the Allianz Arena. Little more than a minute later Mario Mandžukić equalised.

141 – Ryan Giggs and Xavi reached 141 Champions League appearances in their quarter-final exits, both one appearance behind record holder Raúl.

2007 – This is the first season since 2007 that Barcelona have not reached the semi-finals.