Pre-game in 10 stats: Celta-Malaga

o Celta has its last 3 matches in LaLiga against Malaga at Balaidos, the last one in Marcelo Romero’s debut as manager in First Division (3-1).

o Celta has not lost any of its last matches in league in Vigo (3 wins 2 draws), scoring at least 2 goals in each match. Celta has not gone on a streak of 6 since May 2016 (9 matches without losing at Balaidos).

o Málaga has lost 7 straight matches in First Division for the first time in its history.

o Málaga has gone three straight matches without scoring and it is the team of the five major leagues that has gone without scoring the most times this season (15).

o Nine of Malaga’s last 10 goals against Celta in LaLiga have been scored by Spanish players, leaving out Wass’ own goal two seasons ago.

o Fabrice Olinga became in a Celta – Málaga match in August 2012 the youngest player to score in the history of the league at the age of 16 years and 98 days.

o In that match Iago Aspas debuted in First Division, who has scored two goals and one assist in his last 2 matches against Malaga.

o Celta’s star is alongside Gerard Moreno (Espanyol) the player who has obtained the most points for his team with his goals this season (14).

o 2 of the last 3 goals by Recio in LaLiga have been scored against Celta, 2 from the penalty spot.

o Málaga is, alongside Saint Etienne, the team from the five major leagues this season with more red cards this season (8). 5 of them while José González’s stage on the Malaga bench (9 matches 2 draws 7 losses).