• There have only been two goals scored in the last three league meetings between Espanyol and Granada, and all three have come from set pieces (Nolito from a direct free kick, Lanza from an indirect free kick situation).
  • Espanyol have beaten Granada in four of their last six top-flight home meetings (D1 L1).
  • Espanyol have the opportunity to win consecutive league games in Cornella-El Prat for the first time this season.
  • Granada have lost two consecutive away league games; they have never lost three in a row under Lucas Alcaraz.
  • Sergio Garcia has scored in each of Espanyol’s last three league wins (five goals in total).
  • Youssef El-Arabi, who has equalled his goal haul from last season, has only scored one of his eight league goals this season away from Los Carmenes.
  • Javier Aguirre has only won one of his four La Liga meetings with Granada (D1 L2).
  • Granada have had fewer shots in away league games than any other La Liga side this campaign (92, including blocked shots).
  • Lucas Alcaraz’s side have scored just 16 goals from inside the area this season; a joint-low with Real Betis.