• Getafe have only ever won one top-flight visit to El Madrigal (D1 L6), though that was their last visit (2-1 in March 2012).
  • The Yellow Submarine have won their last two home league games; they have not won three in a row since January 2011 (five).
  • Marcelino’s side have scored at least twice in every home league game this term.
  • Luis Garcia’s side have won their last two away league games by the same scoreline (2-0); only once in their history have they won three in a row (05/06).
  • Giovani dos Santos has participated in half of Villarreal’s league goals this season (six goals, three assists).
  • Only Javier Casquero (21) has scored more La Liga goals for Getafe than Pedro Leon (15) of all midfielders.
  • Marcelino Garcia Toral has won six league games this season; the same number as Miguel Angel Lotina and Jose Francisco Molina managed in total for Villarreal in 2011/12.
  • Only Levante (six) have won more points than Villarreal (five) thanks to goals in the final 10 minutes of games this season.
  • Pablo Sarabia has made more assists this season already than in his previous 35 top-flight games with Getafe (only one).