• If Sporting don’t win this game then they will be relegated. If they win and Leganes and Deportivo pick up a point from their games, they will be relegated as well.
  • The Basque team have won one of their last five league games (W1 D1 L3), failing to score in all four games that they did not win.
  • Sporting won their last league game (1-0 v Las Palmas), however they have not won back-to-back games in La Liga this season.
  • These two teams have faced one another three times in the top-flight, two wins for Eibar and one for Sporting.
  • The Asturian team have only won one of their last 20 trips to Basque Country (D6 L13); this coming in October 2010 at San Mames (2-1).
  • No team have scored a high percentage of their goals in the opening 15 minutes of games than Eibar in La Liga this season (17%).
  • Sporting have the highest proportion of goals scored (26%) in the first 15 mins of the second half.
  • José Luis Mendilibar has only lost one of the three games he has managed in La Liga against Sporting.
  • Carmona has scored in his last two appearances in La Liga vs Eibar. The only two teams that he’s scored against twice in the competition are Eibar and Osasuna.
  • Four of the last five Eibar assists have come from their left-backs Luna (2) & David Juncá (2).