Barça-Copenhagen: Did you know ...
Champions League action returns to Camp Nou in midweek and there are plenty of statistics and curiosities.
► Barça have played five knockout ties with Danish teams and have never lost.
► The Blaugrana have only played Danish opposition once in the Champions League format
as they beat Brondby 2-0 and 0-2.
► Copenhagen have played against a Spanish league club in six games and have not won
with three draws and three defeats.
► 2006/07 was the last time Copenhagen reached the Champions League and they finished
last in their group with seven points having lost all three away games.
► This season Copenhagen qualified for the group stage of the competition by beating
Rosenborg and then BATE in the preliminary rounds.
► Copenhagen are one of six teams not to have conceded a goal as yet in the group stage
► The Danes have recorded seven consecutive victories in all competitions ahead of the
trip to Camp Nou.
► Daniel Alves is the only player to have appeared in all eleven of Barça's games this
► Of Barça's three summer signings, Adriano is the only one who yet to play in the
Champions League this term.
► FC Barcelona have scored six goals in the Champions League so far with three in the
first half of games and three in the second half.
► Pep Guardiola's team have won penalties in each of their games in the competition
with Lionel Messi missing against Panathinaikos and David Villa converting against Rubin Kazan.
► One year ago, on 20 October, 2009, Barça were surprisingly beaten at home by Rubin
Kazan, 1-2. So far this season the Blaugrana have four points to their name.