* BRENDAN RODGERS’ only official international appearances came with Northern Ireland in a European Under-16 Championship tie against the-then East Germany in 1988/89, drawing 0-0 at home and losing 3-1 away.
* OSCAR WENDT was on the subs’ bench when FC Copenhagen lost 1-0 at Parkhead in the 2006/07 Champions League group stage, playing 90 minutes in the Danish side’s 3-1 success in the return fixture.* KOLO TOURE made his European debut as a substitute in Arsenal 2-0 home win against Borussia Dortmund in September 2002. He scored his first Champions League goal against Bayern Münich in the Gunners’ 3-1 away defeat in the 2004/05 round of 16.* SCOTT SINCLAIR made his only Champions League appearance for Manchester City in a 1-0 defeat at Dortmund in the 2012/13 group stage.
• CHRISTOPH KRAMER appeared as a 92nd-minute substitute in Germany’s 3-2 victory at Hampden Park in a 2016 qualifier against a Scotland side including Scott Brown and James Forrest.* GLADBACH vice-president Rainer Bonhof was Scotland’s Under-21 coach between 2002 and 2005.