• Levante have won three and drawn one of their five previous La Liga meetings with Almeria (L1).
  • Los Granotas have won both previous home meetings with the Andalusian side in the top-flight without conceding a single goal.
  • The last time a Levante player scored a hat-trick in La Liga was in the first ever top-flight meeting between these sides (Christian Rigano in a 3-0 in 2007).
  • Joaquin Caparros has won four of his last five La Liga meetings with Almeria, drawing the reverse fixture this season (2-2).
  • Levante have drawn more games 0-0 than any other La Liga side this season (five, including three in the Ciutat de Valencia).
  • Almeria have lost their last three away league games, failing to score in the last two.
  • Keylor Navas has made more saves than any other goalkeeper this term (98); Esteban is second in this ranking (97).
  • No Almeria player has ever scored more penalties in a single La Liga season than Verza has this term (four, same as Negredo in 2008/09).
  • Levante have lost a league-high 13 points having scored the first goal of the game this season; Almeria are second in this respect (12).