• The last five league meetings between Betis (W3) and Valencia (W2) have all been decided by the odd goal.
  • Pepe Mel’s side have gone four league games without a win (D2 L2) and against Celta last time out ended a run of 10 games unbeaten on home soil (W5 D5).
  • Los Che have lost six consecutive league games in Seville, though only two of those came at the Villamarín.
  • The last time that Real Betis had scored fewer goals after three game-weeks of a season than they have this term, they were relegated (none in 08/09).
  • Ruben Castro has needed fewer touches to score a goal than any other player in La Liga this term (five).
  • Valencia have conceded a joint-high two headed goals already this term.
  • Eight of the last nine Real Betis goals against Valencia in La Liga have been scored after the half-time interval.
  • The game against Valencia was the only home game in which Real Betis did not see a single player booked last season.
  • Real Betis and Valencia are the only two teams in La Liga who haven’t benefited from a goal from a midfielder this season.
  • Nosa has put a league-high five headed shots off target this season.