• Atletico Madrid are unbeaten in 10 league meetings with Granada (W7 D3), winning each of the last four.
  • In the Vicente Calderon, Atleti are unbeaten in 12 top-flight meetings with Granada (W11 D1), keeping nine clean sheets in the process.
  • Indeed the Andalusian side have only ever won once at the Vicente Calderon in La Liga in 19 previous trips (D3), and that was back in October 1959.
  • Los Colchoneros have not lost at home to an Andalusian side since December 2011, when they lost 0-2 to Real Betis (W8 D1).
  • The last time Granada conceded five or more in a league game was against Atletico in the Calderon last season (5-0).
  • The Red-and-Whites are unbeaten in 16 home league games (W12 D4); they have not gone 17 without a defeat in La Liga since 1998/99 (20).
  • If they fail to win this game, Granada will equal their longest run of games without a victory since returning to La Liga (seven).
  • Diego Simeone’s side have conceded just three headed goals this term; a league-low.
  • Youssef El-Arabi has either scored (three) or assisted (two) each of Granada’s last five league goals.
  • Koke has become the first Atletico Madrid player to make 11 assists in a league campaign since Ariel Ibagaza in 2003/04.