• Barcelona have won seven consecutive league games against Valladolid; the last time they didn’t was back in 2007 (1-1 at the Jose Zorrilla).
  • Barcelona have won their last four home league games against Valladolid with an average of four goals per game.
  • Tata Martino’s side could become the first La Liga team to win their opening eight games since Real Madrid in 1987/88 should they win this game.
  • The Catalans have won their last 18 home league games, their best run since 1974 (21).
  • Although they are still to win away from home this season, Valladolid have lost just one of their three games on the road this season and that came at El Madrigal (2-1).
  • Barcelona have won all eight games Lionel Messi has missed over the last three years (21 goals scored, three conceded).
  • Pedro has scored more goals than any other Spanish player in the top five European leagues this season (five).
  • After Lionel Messi (41), Cesc Fabregas has participated in more shots than any other Barcelona player this term (16 chances created, seven shots).
  • Los Pucelanos have only scored two goals against Barcelona over the last five years, with both coming in the 89th minute (Javi Guerra and Victor Perez).
  • Patrick Ebert has assisted Valladolid’s last three league goals, with two of them being netted by Javi Guerra.