Messi during the match against City of last season / FCB-LEA WEIL

Manchester City and FC Barcelona will face each other in the last sixteen of the Champions League, just like they did last season. The English side finished second in their first round group behind defending champions Bayern Munich, and ahead of Roma and CSKA Moscow. Meanwhile, Barça topped their group ahead of fellow qualifiers Paris Saint-Germain, and the eliminated Ajax and APOEL.

Here is a summary of the respective performances by the two sides in their six group matches:

 
WINS 5 2
DRAWS 0 2
DEFEATS 1 2
GOALS FOR
15 9
GOALS FROM HEADERS
1 0
GOALS INSIDE THE AREA 13 7
GOALS OUTSIDE THE AREA 2 2
GOALS AGAINST 5 8
SHOTS ON TARGET
33 24
SHOTS OFF TARGET
37 33
SHOTS ONTO WOODWORK
2 1
PASS ATTEMPTS
4,181 3,267
COMPLETED PASSES
3,862 2,905
AVERAGE POSSESSION
63% 51%
CORNERS
33 31
CROSSES 110 104
PENALTIES
0 2
FOULS AGAINST
76 65
FOULS COMMITTED
57 84
YELLOW CARDS
8 15
RED CARDS
1 2

*Source: www.uefa.com