• Getafe have lost 13 of their 18 previous league meetings with Barcelona (W2 D3), more than against any other La Liga side.
  • On home soil, the Blues have won two of nine meetings with the Catalan giants (D1 L6), with those victories coming in the only two of these games that Barca failed to score in.
  • Pedro Leon has scored four of the Madrid side’s last five home league goals.
  • Alexis Sanchez has scored 36% of his La Liga goals against teams from Madrid (10 in total).
  • Getafe will be aiming to avoid losing consecutive league games for the first time this season.
  • The last time Barcelona lost two consecutive away league games was in 2007/08, when Frank Rijkaard was in charge (2-0 in the Riazor, 4-1 in the Bernabeu).
  • Cesc Fabregas has made 27 assists in 75 league games (0.36 per game), only one fewer than Deco managed in 113 games with Barca (0.25).
  • Luis Garcia’s side have the lowest shooting accuracy figure in La Liga this season (36.5%); Gerardo Martino’s side have the highest (58.7%).
  • Pedro Leon has attempted more crosses into the box than any other player this season (136); Barcelona have made just 263 themselves, the lowest figure of all teams.
  • Xavi is one of only two players to have made over 1000 completed passes this season (1,082, behind Roberto Trashorras on 1,178).