• Levante have only won one of their last six league meetings with Atletico Madrid (D1 L4); 2-0 in 2012.
  • Despite that, los Rojiblancos have not won any of their last three trips to the Ciutat de Valencia in La Liga (D1 L2); their last victory came back in 2007 thanks to a Diego Forlan goal.
  • Diego Costa, who has scored a joint-high five braces this season, netted his last double in the reverse fixture against Levante.
  • Joaquin Caparros has only lost one of his last five league meetings with Atleti (W2 D2), though that was his only previous clash as Levante manager (3-2 this season).
  • Atletico need to win their next two league games to mathematically guarantee themselves top spot in La Liga.
  • Levante have won just one of their last nine league games (D3 L5) and that came away from home against Granada (2-0).
  • Last weekend Atleti set a new club record for points in a single top-flight season (88) and also won a ninth consecutive game for the first time in a single campaign.
  • Of goalkeepers to have played at least 10 games this season, Keylor Navas has the best save percentage (78.03%).
  • Diego Simeone’s side have conceded just one goal across their last nine league games.
  • Levante have scored a league-high 45% of their goals from set pieces; Atleti have conceded a league-high 41% from dead balls.