• Villarreal have won five of their previous six La Liga visits to the Ciutat de Valencia (L1).
  • The Yellow Submarine won the Valencian Community mini-league with 13 points last season, beating Levante to zero on both occasions.
  • Levante had the lowest possession in La Liga later term (37.3%).
  • Jose Luis Mendilibar has only lost one of five home meetings with Villarreal as a top-flight manager (W3 D1).
  • Ikechukwu Uche scored one of his two braces against Levante last term.
  • David Barral (97) and Pape Diop (80) conceded the most fouls in La Liga last season.
  • Indeed, Moi Gomez was the player to concede the most fouls without getting booked (26).
  • On the last occasion Villarreal played in European competition (2011/12), they were relegated to the second tier.
  • If they keep a clean sheet here, Orriols’ side will equal their top-flight home record of four consecutive clean sheets.
  • Villarreal were one of two sides, alongside Barcelona, to win every away game they held the lead in last season.