• Real Sociedad have won their last three league meetings with Sevilla; they have not won four or more against them in a row since 1985 (five).
  • Los txuri-urdin have not lost at home to a side from Andalusia in the Primera since March 2011, 0-2 v Malaga (W5 D4).
  • Only against Espanyol (48) have Real Sociedad won more top-flight games than against Sevilla (44).
  • The Basque side have only lost one of their last 17 home league games (W8 D8), though that was their most recent one (1-2 v Atletico Madrid).
  • Sevilla have won just one of their last 26 away league games (D9 L16); 2-0 against Deportivo in September 2012.
  • Real Sociedad are winless in five league games (D3 L2), their worst record since a run of eight between October and November 2011.
  • Joseba Arrasate’s side have scored 80% of their league goals in the second-half this season, the highest percentage in La Liga.
  • Of all players to have scored two or more La Liga goals this season, Carlos Bacca has needed the fewest touches (71).
  • Juan Cala has been booked in four consecutive league games; the longest run of any player this term.