• Atletico have only won two of their last eight meetings with Almeria in the top-flight (D5 L1), both in the Vicente Calderon.
  • The side from Almeria have drawn five different games against the Red-and-Whites in La Liga, more than against any other side in their top-flight history.
  • Atleti have won their opening three league games this season; they have not won their first four since the historic double winning campaign of 1995/96.
  • Almeria have scored exactly two goals in each of their three games this season but have yet to pick up a victory (D2 L1).
  • Diego Simeone’s side have the best shot conversion rate in La Liga this term (30%).
  • Raul Garcia is the only player in Atletico’s squad that has scored a top-flight goal against Almeria whilst wearing the Atleti shirt.
  • Almeria have lost a league-high seven points from games in which they have scored the first goal this term.
  • David Villa has hit the post the same number of times that he has hit the target in La Liga this term (three).
  • Almeria have conceded a league-high 57% of their goals in the final 15 minutes of games this season.