• Levante have won their last three top-flight meetings with Villarreal, their best ever run of victories in a La Liga derby.
  • Only against Athletic and Mallorca (five) have Villarreal won more away games in La Liga than they have against Levante (four), however.
  • Of the 10 previous derbies between Levante and Villarreal in the Primera, only one has ended level (1-1 in El Madrigal).
  • Levante have lost two consecutive league games; their worst run under Joaquin Caparros.
  • Villarreal have already won as many games on the road this season as they managed in their most recent La Liga campaign (three in 2011/12).
  • Keylor Navas has averaged more saves per game than any other goalkeeper in La Liga this season (4.85).
  • Ikechukwu Uche has scored in two consecutive league games; he has not scored in three in a row since his first ever top-flight campaign with Recreativo in 2006/07.
  • Between them, Baba Diawara (three) and Nabil El Zhar (three) have scored all six of Levante’s home league goals this term.
  • Villarreal have earned a league-high seven points with goals in the last 10 minutes this term; Levante have earned the second-most (six).