• The last three meetings between these sides in the Bernabeu have all ended level.
  • Carlo Ancelotti’s side have won their last seven league games, scoring 3.9 per game on average.
  • Valencia are yet to taste defeat to a side from Madrid all campaign (W5 D2).
  • If they win and Sevilla lose against Celta Vigo, los Che will guarantee a top four spot for the first time since 2011/12.
  • Dani Parejo has scored 12 league goals this season; he had only netted 14 in his La Liga career before this term.
  • The side from the capital of Turia have lost just one of their last 14 league games (D4) though they have only won one of their last five on the road (D3).
  • Defeat in the Mestalla in the reverse fixture put an end to Real Madrid’s club record of 22 consecutive wins in all competitions.
  • Valencia have benefited from a league-high four own goals this season.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has scored more headed goals than any other player in the top five European leagues this season (10).
  • In all competitions, Gareth Bale has assisted more of Ronaldo’s headers than any other player this season (4).
  • Alvaro Negredo has visited the Bernabeu four times in his La Liga career, losing all four and never troubling the scorers.