• Elche have won five of their last seven home meetings with Real Betis in the Primera (D1 L1).
  • Los Verdiblancos have scored exactly three times in all three previous away victories against los franjiverdes in the top-flight.
  • Los ilicitanos have the opportunity to do the double over Real Betis in a La Liga season for the first time ever.
  • Elche are unbeaten in five home league games (W3 D2); keeping a clean sheet in each of their last four.
  • Betis are the only side in La Liga still waiting for their first away win this term.
  • Ruben Castro has scored six of Real Betis’s eight league goals in 2014.
  • Elche have conceded nine goals to opposition substitutes this season; a joint-high alongside Rayo Vallecano.
  • Jorge Molina, top scorer in the Segunda with Elche in 2009/10 (26 goals) has still to score his first goal of the second round of games this season.
  • Betis have conceded 1.5 goals per game on average with Antonio Adan in goal this season; they have conceded 2.23 per game when he has been missing.