• Real Madrid have won 12 of their last 14 league games against Galician sides (D1 L1), only losing this fixture at the Balaidos last season.
  • That defeat is the only time Real Madrid have failed to score in their last 14 against Celta.
  • Real Madrid were beaten 5-1 in Vigo in Aprill 1999; the 5-0 hammering by Barcelona in 2010 is their only heavier loss since then.
  • The Olives have not lost any of their last three league games (W2 D1) and have only failed to score in one of their last 13 (v Barcelona).
  • Real Madrid have lost four of their last eight away league games.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has scored eight goals in four league meetings with Celta, netting a hat-trick in the last clash.
  • Ronaldo has recorded 14 assists this season; the most he has ever recorded in a top-flight campaign.
  • Including games played in Europe for former sides, Carlo Ancelotti has won none of his three away games against Celta Vigo (D1 L2).
  • Only Messi (16) and Ronaldo (14) have made more assists than Nolito this term (11).
  • Real Madrid have lost the same number of games when Luka Modric has played this season (W13 L3) than they have when he has been missing (W12 D1 L3).
  • Celta have drawn five games from losing positions this term; a league-high shared with Elche.