• Malaga have won four and drawn one of their last five league meetings with Getafe at La Rosaleda.
  • The side from the south coast have only won one of their last nine league games (D3 L5).
  • Only in 2009/10 (24) have Getafe earned more points after 15 games of a La Liga season than they have now (23).
  • Getafe have not drawn an away league game this season (W3 L4), while Malaga have not shared the spoils on home soil (W3 L4).
  • Getafe have only won one of their seven previous La Liga trips to La Rosaleda (D2 L4), and the manager that oversaw that victory was current Malaga boss Bernd Schuster (2-1 in 2006).
  • Only against Zaragoza (seven) have Getafe been shown more red cards than they have against Malaga in their top-flight history (six).
  • Francisco Portillo has committed more fouls than any other player yet to be shown a yellow card in La Liga this season (20).
  • Players from eight different nationalities have found the net for Malaga this season; a La Liga-high spread.
  • Before his recent goal against Villarreal, Weligton (who has scored 66% of his La Liga goals with his head) had not scored in the league since Malaga’s last duel with Getafe last season.