• Athletic have never won a league game at the Coliseum (D5 L4), scoring only five goals in nine visits.
  • These sides have met once before at the home of the Blues in the 10th gameweek of the season; Getafe won that game 2-0.
  • Luis Garcia’s side have won four consecutive league games; they have never won five in a row in the Primera.
  • This is Athletic Bilbao’s best start to a league campaign since 1994/95, when they had earned one more point (17) after nine games than they have this term (16).
  • Ernesto Valverde has won six of his nine games against Getafe as a La Liga manager, losing the other three.
  • Athletic Bilbao’s substitutes have scored four league goals this season; no side’s replacements have scored more.
  • The Red-and-Whites have conceded just 8% of their league goals in the final 15 minutes this season; a league-low proportion.
  • Mikel Rico has scored two goals this season; he is just one away from equalling his record season goal haul (three in 2011/12 with Granada) having scored in consecutive weeks for the first time in La Liga.
  • Between them, Adrian Colunga (three) and Pedro Leon (three) have scored six of the Madrid side’s last seven league goals.