• Athletic have won six of their last seven home league meetings with Levante (L1).
  • Los Granotas put themselves into the history books by becoming the last team to win a La Liga game at the old San Mames (1-0 in 2013).
  • Jose Luis Mendilibar has lost eight of his 11 league meetings with Athletic as a manager (W2 D1).
  • Athletic gained a league-high 21 points from losing positions last season, with 15 of them coming on home soil.
  • Levante have only lost three of their last nine away league games (W2 D4).
  • Gorka Iraizoz became the first Athletic goalkeeper to both concede and save a penalty in the same league game since Inaki Lafuente in 2004.
  • Levante won the ball with 88% of their tackles last weekend; a league-high proportion.
  • Against no side has Aritz Aduriz scored more La Liga goals for Athletic than he has against Levante (six).
  • Athletic have seen a red card shown in three of their last four league meetings with Levante.