• Atletico Madrid have won their last two top-flight meetings with Celta; the last time they won three in a row against them was back in 1996.
  • Celta Vigo have won four of their last six La Liga clashes with Atleti on the road (L2), however, with both defeats coming by the odd goal.
  • If Barcelona don’t win their game this weekend, Atletico could become only the second team after Real Madrid (87/88, 68/69, 61/62) to win their opening eight games of a season.
  • Celta Vigo have lost their last two league games and have only picked up one victory all term.
  • Diego Costa has scored Atletico’s last four league goals, three of them thanks to assists from Koke.
  • Luis Enrique’s side have lost a league-high seven points from winning positions this term.
  • Diego Costa has been involved in more fouls than any other striker in La Liga this season (40, 25 won, 15 lost).
  • Toni has averaged more crosses per game than any other player this season (11.5), with Koke second on the list (nine).
  • Diego Simeone’s side have faced just 20 shots on target all season; a league-low.