• Malaga have won their last two league meetings with Valencia at La Rosaleda, keeping a clean sheet on each occasion.
  • Despite that, these two victories are Malaga’s only victories in their last 21 league meetings with Valencia (D4).
  • Against no other side in La Liga has Ever Banega scored more goals than he has against Malaga (two).
  • Valencia have only ever won one away game in La Liga against a side managed by Bernd Schuster, and that came under Ronald Koeman at the Bernabeu in March 2008.
  • There have only been four goals scored in the last four La Liga games involving Malaga (W2 D2), the lowest average of all sides across this period.
  • Los Che have lost three consecutive away league games; they have not lost four in a row since October 2012 (four).
  • Three of the last five Valencia league goals have been headers with all three coming from different players (Piatti, Mathieu and Parejo).
  • Malaga are the only La Liga team this season yet to concede a goal to an opposition substitute.
  • Valencia have conceded more goals to South American players than any other team in La Liga this season (12).