• Celta de Vigo are without a win in 10 matches against Rayo Vallecano in ‘Primera’ (D2 L8); their last win against los franjirrojos was in 1997 (2-0).
  • Since that loss in Balaídos, los vallecanos have gone five visits to Celta de Vigo without defeat in the top flight and have scored in all five of those matches (W3 D2).
  • No side has beaten Celta de Vigo more times in ‘Primera’ than Rayo Vallecano in the 21st Century (7).
  • Celta de Vigo have lost three consecutive games at Balaído; the last time they lost four matches in a row at home, they got relegated to the ‘Segunda’ (03/04).
  • Rayo Vallecano are the only team (except for Atlético Madrid) that are yet to draw a match this season in La Liga.
  • Celta have failed to record a single goal in their last four matches at home in the league; they have never gone five matches without scoring at home in the top flight.
  • Jonathan Viera (three goals from the penalty spot) and Gálvez (one from a corner and one from a direct free-kick) have scored the last five goals between them for Rayo; all of those goals came from a set-piece.
  • Rayo Vallecano are the only side in La Liga that have not scored in the opening 30 minutes of a match this season.
  • Toni averages more crosses per game than any other player this season in the league (10.4).