Pre-game in 10 stats: Celta-Leganes

  • Both teams have faced each other on four occasions in all competitions. Celta has won its two matches in Leganes (1-2 in 2001 in Copa del Rey and 0-2 in league play in 2017) and Leganes has won its both matches in Vigo (both 0-1, one in Copa del Rey in 2001 and one in First Division in August 2016).
  • Celta has not won any of its last 4 matches against teams from Madrid in LaLiga (1 draw, 3 losses).The last two have been played this season, both in Balaidos (1-1 versus Getafe and 0-1 versus Atletico).
  • CD Leganes has already played 50 matches in First Division (13 wins, 13 draws, 24 losses). The first of them was precisely in Balaidos last season, and ended 0-1 for Leganes with goal by Victor Diaz).
  • The Galician squad has not won any of its last three matches played on Friday (2 draws, 1 loss), while the Madrid team has lost three of the four it has played that day in LaLiga (1 win).
  • Celta has only won two of its last 11 games as a home team in the league (3 draws, 6 losses) and has only gone unscored in one of them (1-0 versus Alava).
  • CD Leganes has lost its last three games and can match its worst losing streak in First Division (four, suffered three times before, the last time was this year in April).
  • Celta has only won one of the five games in which Maxi Gomez (six goals) has scored in LaLiga (2 draws, 2 losses). The win was against Alava in September.
  • Iago Aspas has scored six goals in his last five matches in the league, and only two of them were in Balaidos (both scored against Athletic Club).
  • Ruben Perez is the only field player to have achieved more than 100 recoveries in the league this season (110).
  • Pione Sisto is the player who has achieved the most assists in the five European major leagues this season along with David Silva (eight each).