• Almeria’s biggest ever top-flight win was at the Sanchez Pizjuan (1-4), with Unai Emery in the dugout.
  • There has never been a top-flight draw between Sevilla (W5) and Almeria (W3).
  • Indalo’s side are the only top-flight team yet to record a victory this season, either scoring two goals or none in each one to date.
  • The side from Nervion have conceded one goal fewer than their previous home game in every clash at the Sanchez Pizjuan this season. For this to continue, they must keep a clean sheet here.
  • Only one of Sevilla’s 10 La Liga goals against Almeria has been scored by a Spanish player; Rodri’s last minute winner that secured a Champions League place in 2009/10.
  • Ivan Rakitic (three goals, two assists), Kevin Gameiro (three goals, one assist) and Carlos Bacca (two goals) have participated in 10 of Sevilla’s 11 league goals this season between them.
  • On the other hand, Rodri (four goals), Soriano (two goals) and Verza (two goals, two assists) have participated in all 10 Almeria goals this season.
  • Francisco has started fewer players than any other La Liga manager this season (13), whilst Unai Emery has used a joint-high 22.
  • The Sevilla manager has never tasted defeat against his former side (W5 D1), winning all three home games and scoring three times as many as his sides have conceded (15-5).