Messi, Pogba and the Champions League Team of the Week

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The Barcelona superstar scored a phenomenal hat-trick against PSV Eindhoven, while the Manchester United midfielder netted a brace

  1. Wojciech Szczesny | GK | Valencia 0-2 Juventus

    None of the last three penalties Wojciech Szczesny faced in the Champions League resulted in a goal (two saved by him).
  2. Sergi Roberto | RB | Barcelona 4-0 PSV Eindhoven

    Sergi Roberto completed 96% of his passes against PSV (92 passes attempted).
  3. Leonardo Bonucci | CB | Valencia 0-2 Juventus

    Leonardo Bonucci has kept a clean sheet in eight of his last 11 Champions League games in which he played the full 90 minutes.
  4. Abdou Diallo | CB | Club Brugge 0-1 Borussia Dortmund

    Abdou Diallo made nine recoveries against Club Brugge, more than any other Borussia Dortmund player.
  5. Nicolas Tagliafico | LB | Ajax 3-0 AEK Athens

    Nicolas Tagliafico is the first Ajax defender to score two goals in a Champions League game since Frank de Boer in 1995.
  6. Paul Pogba | CM | Young Boys 0-3 Manchester United

    Paul Pogba has become the first Manchester United midfielder to score a brace in the Champions League since Anderson in May 2011.
  7. Toni Kroos | CM | Real Madrid 3-0 Roma

    Toni Kroos created the joint-most chances (five), attempted the most passes (87) and completed the most crosses (four) of all players in the Real Madrid-Roma match.
  8. Lionel Messi | RW | Barcelona 4-0 PSV Eindhoven

    Lionel Messi has scored more hat-tricks than any other player in Champions League/European Cup history (eight).
  9. Nabil Fekir | CAM | Man City 1-2 Lyon

    Nabil Fekir has been involved in seven goals in his last nine games for Lyon in all competitions (four goals, three assists).
  10. Isco | LW | Real Madrid 3-0 Roma

    Isco scored his first direct free-kick goal in the Champions League with his first attempt in the competition.
  11. Michal Krmencik | ST | Viktoria Plzen 2-2 CSKA Moscow

    Michal Krmencik became the first Czech player to score a brace in a Champions League game since Pavel Nedved in September 2003.