• Real Madrid have only won two of their last six home meetings with Celta Vigo in La Liga (D2 L2).
  • Only Barcelona (four) have won more often as an away side at the Bernabeu than Celta (two) over the last 10 seasons.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo scored seven goals in four meetings with Celta Vigo in all competitions last season (three in the league, four in the Copa del Rey).
  • Celta have not drawn at the Bernabeu in La Liga since 2003 (1-1), the last season that Celta manager Luis Enrique scored in a Clasico (1-1 in Madrid).
  • Real Madrid have won their last five league games played on King’s Day; they have not lost on this day since 1985 against Sporting (0-0 in the Bernabeu).
  • Cristiano Ronaldo scored 38 goals in 2013, at least nine more than any other player in the top five European leagues (Luis Suarez, 29).
  • Real Madrid have scored more goals from outside the area than any other team in La Liga this season (nine).
  • Celta are one of only three sides yet to conceded a goal from the penalty spot this season, while Real have scored a joint-high five.
  • 60% of the chances Gareth Bale has created this season have been scored (six of 10); the highest proportion of any player to make three or more assists in the top five European leagues.
  • Only Athletic (15) have claimed more points than Real Madrid (11) from losing positions this season.