• Celta Vigo have won three of their last five league meetings with Malaga (D1 L1), keeping a clean sheet in each victory.
  • The side from Vigo won the reverse fixture against Malaga at La Rosaleda this season 5-0; their biggest victory since returning to La Liga.
  • Malaga have only lost two of their seven trips to the Balaidos in the top-flight since reforming (W3 D2).
  • After collecting consecutive home wins for the first time this season, Celta have failed to win any of their last three league games at the Balaidos (D2 L1).
  • Bernd Schuster’s side have won only one of their last six league games (D2 L3) but that win did come in their last away game (2-0 in El Sadar).
  • No side has drawn more home games this season than Celta Vigo (six).
  • Only against Racing Santader (50%) do Malaga have a better win rate away from home in La Liga than they do against Celta Vigo (43%), of all sides they have visited more than three times.
  • Nolito has already scored double the amount of league goals this season for Celta (six) than he managed for Granada last term (three).
  • Fabrice Olinga became the youngest player to score in La Liga history (16 years and 98 days old) when he netted Malaga’s winner in a 1-0 victory at the Balaidos last season.