• Leganés will face Athletic Club in a competitive game for the first time ever.
  • Leganés have not won either of the two games they have played against Basque teams in La Liga (D1 L1), both at Butarque.
  • Athletic Club are winless in five away games in a row in La Liga (D1 L4). They last went six without a victory in October 2012 (6).
  • Leganés are the La Liga side who has conceded the most fouls (302), at least 36 more than any other side (Sporting, 266).
  • Leganés have scored the lowest percentage of first half goals in La Liga this season (23%).
  • Athletic are the La Liga side with the highest percentage of goals conceced from inside the box (95%).
  • Nereo Champagne is the fifth goalkeeper to play for Leganés in La Liga this season, a record for a team in the Top 5 European Leagues in 2016/17.
  • Aritz Aduriz has scored against 32 out of the 37 sides he has faced in La Liga. This will be his first meeting with Leganés.
  • Only Lionel Messi (34) has scored against more opponents in La Liga than Aritz Aduriz (32) among the current La Liga players.
  • Of the five players who have scored for Athetic away from home this season in La Liga, only Raúl García has scored more than once (3).