• Granada have only won one of their last nine home meetings with Sevilla in La Liga (D5 L3).
  • Los Nazaries have only won two of their seven league games in Los Nuevos Carmenes this season (L5), keeping just one clean sheet in the process (v Athletic).
  • Sevilla have not won three consecutive league games, nor two consecutive away games, since April 2012, when they won 3-0 at Granada.
  • If either side wins this game, they will have taken the most points from games between the four Andalusian sides in La Liga during the first round of games this season.
  • Carlos Bacca has scored 10 goals in all competitions this season; of all La Liga players, only Messi, Ronaldo and Diego Costa have more.
  • Yacine Brahimi has attempted an average of 10.5 dribbles per game this season, the highest proportion in La Liga.
  • Ivan Rakitic made two assists in Sevilla’s last league game; the last time he had managed this was against Granada last season.
  • El-Arabi has scored 55% of Granada’s league goals this season (six of 11); he scored a hat-trick in Granada’s last home game against Malaga.
  • Sevilla have conceded a league-high two goals from direct free kicks this season and have also conceded a joint-high eight in the final 15 minutes of games.
  • Lucas Alvarez has never won a La Liga game as a manager against either Sevilla (D1 L4) or a side managed by Unai Emery (D2 L2).