• Osasuna have only won one of their last six top-flight meetings with Rayo in the top-flight, failing to score in four of those games.
  • The side from Vallecas have only ever won once in Pamplona in the top-flight, winning 1-0 in January 2003 thanks to a goal from Julio Alvarez.
  • Of the last 11 league games at El Sadar, Osasuna have only scored in four – doing so in their only three victories in this run and in a 1-2 defeat to Granada.
  • With their victory in Almeria, Paco Jemez’s side ended a run of four straight league defeats on the road.
  • Rayo Vallecano have scored just two league goals away from home this season, a league-low, with both coming in the second-half.
  • Oriol Riera has scored Osasuna’s last four league goals, though only one of these has come in El Sadar.
  • Rayo have scored a league-high proportion of 43% of their goals from outside the area this season, while Osasuna are one of only two sides (with Getafe) yet to concede in this way.
  • Only Antonio Amaya (86) has made more clearances than ex Rayo and current Osasuna player Alejandro Arribas in La Liga this season (81).
  • Roberto Trashorras has had more shots without a goal than any other Rayo player in La Liga this term (12).