Scotland play their 7th and 8th games of the 2016 EURO qualifying campaign against Georgia and Germany this coming week.

With just five points separating 4th and 1st place, Group D has certainly lived up to expectations as one of the most exciting in European Qualifying so far. Here are the numbers that tell the group’s story:

14World Cup winners in the current Germany squad

3.33 – Goals per game score by Poland. Prolific.

100% - Scotland’s Group D record at home.

30,002 – capacity of Gibraltar’s temporary home Estadio Algarve. It could fit the entire population of Gibraltar – with 1 seat to spare!

4 – points salvaged by the Republic of Ireland through last minute goals against Georgia, Germany and Poland. It’s not over til it’s over.

15,414 - miles travelled by Georgia during the qualifying campaign. Air Miles.

4 – goals scored by Shaun Maloney during qualifying.

2170 – passes attempted by Germany in their last three qualifiers. 91% were completed.

242 – how long it took in seconds for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski to score a hat-trick in Poland’s 4-0 win over Georgia in June.

17 – age of Gibraltar midfielder Jayce Olivero. Prospect.
114 –  Scottish Premiership games played by Georgia’s Zurab Khizanishvili during spells with Dundee and Rangers

140 – international appearances made by Republic of Ireland striker Robbie Keane. The most caps of any player in the Group D squads.

5 – games in which Scotland have completed more passes than their opposition.