• Elche are without a win in three top-flight home meetings with Sevilla (D1 L2); their last victory coming way back in January 1977 (3-0).
  • Overall, Sevilla are unbeaten in six La Liga meetings with Elche; their best ever top-flight run against los Ilicitanos.
  • Fran Escriba’s side have lost four of their last five league games in the Martinez Valero (W1), failing to score in all four of these games.
  • Sevilla have the opportunity to win four consecutive away games in a single top-flight season for the first time in their history.
  • Carlos Bacca has scored in his last five away league games.
  • Former Sevilla player Alberto Botia has received more yellow cards than any other player in the top five European leagues this season (10).
  • Carlos Bacca has participated in seven of Sevilla’s last eight league goals (three goals, four assists).
  • Sevilla have the best crossing accuracy percentage in La Liga this term (31%), while Elche have the worst record (18%).
  • Unai Emery’s side have been shown more cards than any other team in La Liga this season (59 yellows, three reds); Fran Escriba’s side are second in this category (57 yellows, three reds).