• The last six meetings between Almeria and Celta Vigo in all competitions have all ended in home wins (one in La Liga, two in the Copa del Rey and three in the Segunda).
  • Charles, who scored in Celta Vigo’s victory over Almeria earlier in the season, was the top scorer in the Segunda last season whilst playing for Almeria (32 goals, including play-offs).
  • Only Getafe (eight) have earned fewer points over the second round of fixtures this season than Almeria (11).
  • Celta Vigo have taken 37 points from the 33 games this season; the last four teams with this exact record in La Liga have survived the drop.
  • Los Celestes have only lost one of their last nine top-flight meetings with Andalusian sides (W7 D1) but it was on home soil (0-2 v Malaga).
  • No goalkeeper across the top five European leagues this term has conceded more goals than Esteban (64).
  • Fernando Soriano has participated in four of Almeria’s last eight league goals (two goals, two assists).
  • Nolito has scored four of Celta’s last six league goals, with the last two coming from the penalty spot.