• This will be the first ever top-flight meeting between Almeria and Elche.
  • Almeria won three of their last four home clashes with Elche in the Segunda, scoring exactly two goals in each win.
  • Two of the three goals scored by Rodri, the joint-top scorer in La Liga, this season have been assisted by Suso.
  • Francisco’s side have lost a league-high five points from winning positions so far this term.
  • Elche have not won an away game in La Liga since 1988, when they won 1-0 at Murcia in the third gameweek of the campaign.
  • The side from Elche have conceded exactly three goals in five of their last six top-flight away games.
  • Coro, who is the only Elche player to have netted this term, scored his last two top-flight goals prior to this season against Almeria.
  • Almeria have already lost five points with goals conceded in the last 10 minutes this season, more than any other side.
  • Three of Almeria’s four goals this term have arrived between the 30th and 40th minutes.