• Celta Vigo have never lost against Villarreal in a home game in La Liga (W6 D1), scoring at least one goal in all seven games.
  • The Galician side have lost just one of their last six league games (3W D2), though that was last week against Athletic (3-2).
  • Villarreal are unbeaten in the league this season (W3 D1), scoring 2.5 goals per game on average.
  • The Yellow Submarine have equalled their record points haul after four top-flight games; they also had 10 at this stage in 2008/09.
  • Gio has been directly involved in half of Villarreal’s league goals this season (three goals, two assists).
  • Marcelino has won both of his two previous top-flight meetings with Celta Vigo as a manager (both during his spell at Recreativo).
  • Of all players to have scored three or more goals this season, Charles has the lowest shot conversion rate (23%).
  • Villarreal have already beaten their biggest goal haul after four games of a La Liga season by three goals this term (10, they had seven at this stage in 1998/99 and 2010/11).