The Champions League: 14 Things You May Not Know

The UEFA Champions League 2013-14 will resume action with the round of 16 on February 18th. As with every edition of the tournament, there are some mouth watering clashes for football fans to look forward to.  Manchester City vs Barcelona, Arsenal vs Bayern Munich are just two such games. Manchester United take on Olympiakos, while Real Madrid play Schalke 04 in maybe slightly low pressure ties for those two European heavyweights. However, have you ever wondered about what some interesting facts about this competition might be?

The following infographic by Super Betting tells us some stats surrounding this prestigious tournament that, organised by the UEFA, began in 1992. It replaced the  European Cup, which had run since 1955, adding a group stage to the competition and allowing multiple entrants from certain countries. Here are 14 things you may not know about the Champions League, club footballs most coveted prize!!!

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