• Betis have lost just two of their last six league meetings with Malaga (W2 D2) and both of those came at La Rosaleda.
  • All three home victories that Real Betis have logged over Malaga CF in the top-flight have ended 3-0.
  • Despite that, Malaga have taken at least a point on six of their nine trips to the Benito Villamartin since reforming (W1 D5).
  • 12 of Real Betis’s last 13 La Liga goals against Malaga have come in the first-half.
  • Malaga have been shown six red cards this season; already one more than the five they were shown last term.
  • Ruben Castro has scored seven of Real Betis’s 10 league goals during the tenure of Gabriel Calderon.
  • Malaga have scored just one goal from outside the area this season; a league-low.
  • Bernd Schuster’s side have conceded just two goals in the first 15 minutes of games; another league-low.