• Osasuna have only lost one of their last five home league meetings with Real Madrid (W2 D2); 5-1 in 2012.
  • Real Madrid’s last three La Liga victories in Pamplona coincide with their last three title wins: 11/12 with Mourinho, 07/08 with Schuster and 06/07 with Capello.
  • Real Madrid have not played out a goalless draw in La Liga since January of this year, when they drew 0-0 away at Osasuna.
  • Osasuna have not lost consecutive home league games since Javier Gracia took charge.
  • Real Madrid have the opportunity to win three consecutive away league games for the first time under Carlo Ancelotti.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo, if passed fit, will play his 150th league game for Real Madrid (163 goals against 27 different sides).
  • Osasuna have scored a league-low of just 11 goals this season; Real Madrid have banged in a league-high 44.
  • Since the defeat at the Camp Nou at the end of October, Gareth Bale has participated in more La Liga goals than any other player (six goals, six assists).
  • Karim Benzema has scored in five consecutive La Liga games (six goals); his best ever run with Real Madrid.
  • Real Madrid made 746 passes last weekend; their second best passing total since Opta began full collection in 2005/06.