• Osasuna have only lost one of their last six trips to El Madrigal in La Liga (D3).
  • If they win this game, the side from Castellon will equal their best run of home wins this season (three) following recent victories over Real Sociedad and Almeria.
  • On the other hand, if Osasuna avoid defeat here, they will have recorded their best away run without defeat since February 2012 (currently three, one win and two draws).
  • Alvaro Cejudo is the only current Osasuna player to have scored against Villarreal in La Liga; he did so back in 2011.
  • Osasuna have scored just six second-half goals this season; a league-low.
  • Xabi Gracia’s side have scored a league-high seven goals from corner situations this term.
  • Ikechukwu Uche (five) and Giovani dos Santos (two) have scored seven of Villarreal’s last nine league goals.
  • Top Osasuna scorer Oriol Riera (five goals) is enduring his longest ever run without a La Liga goal (five games).
  • Iruna’s side (alongside Real Betis) are one of only two teams yet to claim a single point having conceded the first goal of the game this season.
  • In 12 previous home meetings with Osasuna in the top-flight, Villarreal have never seen a player sent off.