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Nic Ladds 21st May 2009 - 15:08

Spanish Liga Primera Opta Facts - May 23-24

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Spanish Liga Primera Opta Facts – May 23 & 24

 

Villarreal v Valencia

  • Valencia have managed only one win from the last eight league meetings against Villarreal.
  • The Yellow Submarine have scored three goals in each of the last four meetings against Valencia in the top flight, notching up three wins before the draw of the reverse fixture back in January.
  • Valencia have lost the last two consecutive away fixtures, without scoring a single goal in the process.
  • Valencia’s midfielder, Marchena, has already picked up three red cards this season – a league-high.
  • Valencia have scored the joint-most goals from penalty this season – nine, alongside Malaga.
  • Valencia have already conceded four own goals so far this season – a league-high.
  • Villarreal have scored the most goals from corner this term in the league – eight.
  • Villarreal have won the most fouls this season – 663.
  • David Villa have scored the most penalty goals, eight

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Barcelona v Osasuna

  • Osasuna have drawn 13 games, a league high.
  • Barcelona have already won the league and cup double, last team to do it was the same Catalan club back in 1997/98.
  • The Blaugrana have scored 104 goals, just three behind the all time record of 107 recorded by Real Madrid in 1989/90.
  • Barcelona have attempted the most shots, 527, Osasuna the fewest, 309.
  • Osasuna have scored the most headed goals, 15.
  • The Catalans have scored exactly half their goals in each half, 52 before and 52 after the break.
  • In the last four seasons Barcelona have always won this fixture at home without conceding a single goal.
  • The team from Navarra last success at the Camp Nou has been in January 2002.
  • Barcelona playmaker Xavi has supplied the most assists, 20.

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Sevilla v Deportivo

  • This fixture has been regularly alternating the winning side in the last five occasions in Sevilla, with three wins to the hosts and two to the guests.
  • Sevilla have not shared the points at home in the last nine games in the league – five wins and four draws in the process.
  • Sevilla have picked up seven points in the last three match-days, as result of two wins before last weekend’s goalless draw against Osasuna.
  • Deportivo are unbeaten in the last six match-days of La Liga, in light of four wins and two draws.
  • The Galatians have picked up the fewest red cards this term – four.
  • Depor’s goalkeeper, Aranzubia, has made the most saves this season – 120.
  • Sevilla have kept the most clean sheets so far in this competition – 15.

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Getafe v Numancia

  • Numancia have conceded the most away goals, 46.
  • Getafe have been caught offside just 50 times, less than any other team.
  • Getafe have lost four and won one of the last six league games.
  • Getafe have won the only previous home encounter against Numancia in the top division, 1-0 in 2005.
  • All 38 goals scored by Numancia have been netted by Spanish players.
  • In their last away game at Valladolid Numancia have kept their fist clean sheet on their trips this term.
  • The team from Soria have lost 15 of their 18 games on the road.
  • Getafe have missed the most penalties, five.

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Getafe v Numancia

  • Numancia have conceded the most away goals, 46.
  • Getafe have been caught offside just 50 times, less than any other team.
  • Getafe have lost four and won one of the last six league games.
  • Getafe have won the only previous home encounter against Numancia in the top division, 1-0 in 2005.
  • All 38 goals scored by Numancia have been netted by Spanish players.
  • In their last away game at Valladolid Numancia have kept their fist clean sheet on their trips this term.
  • The team from Soria have lost 15 of their 18 games on the road.
  • Getafe have missed the most penalties, five.

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Valladolid v Sporting

  • Sporting have shared the points just once in this league season.
  • Sporting have lost the most games, 23, and conceded the most goals, 77.
  • Sporting have lost 18 of the 19 games where they have conceded the first goal.
  • 20 of the 44 goals scored by Valladolid have come from set piece situations.
  • Since 1981 Sporting have scored more than one goal at Valladolid just once (they won 3-1 in 1990).
  • Last three Valladolid games have ended goalless.
  • The two goals Real Valladolid scored at Santander last weekend were the first two since March the 21st.

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Malaga v Real Betis

  • Malaga have collected seven points from their last three meetings against Real Betis in the league.
  • Though, Malaga have beaten Betis only once in the last four occasions at home, losing twice and sharing the points once.
  • Malaga have won only one of the last six home games in the league.
  • Last weekend’s win against Almeria was Malaga’s first success after four consecutive defeats in the league.
  • Betis have lost the last two away fixtures in the league, without scoring a single goal.
  • Betis have scored only five headed goals this term – a league joint-low.

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Almeria v Espanyol

  • Almeria have scored the fewest goals through their subs, just one.
  • Espanyol have won five in the last six league games.
  • The catalan club have conceded the most goals in the last 15 mins, 17.
  • Almeria have won seven of their last eight home matches, the only defeat coming against the champions Barcelona.
  • Almeria last defeat in the top division against Espanyol was in 1980, since then  three wins and one draw.
  • Espanyol have never won at Almeria in the top flight.

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Athletic v Atletico

  • Athletic have gained the most points when have conceded the first goal, 18.
  • Fernando Llorente has conceded the most fouls, 90.
  • Athletic, with Getafe, have taken the most penalties, 11.
  • Atletico, with Valencia, have conceded the most penalties, 10.
  • Atletico have conceded the most goals from dead ball situations, 25.
  • Diego Forlan has netted in each of the last six games, eight goals in total (28 in total).
  • The Basque club have won three of their last four home matches.
  • Atletico have lost the last two games against Athletic but both times at the Calderon. They have not lost at the San Mames since December 2004.

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Real Madrid v Mallorca

  • Real Madrid defenders have been the most prolific, 10 league goals scored so far.
  • Iker Casillas is one of the only three players (all keepers) to have played every single minute of the league season.
  • Real have scored the most goals from outside the box, 16.
  • Mallorca striker Pierre Webo’ has been the most used sub in the league, he came on 22 times.
  • Real Madrid have lost only one of the 22 games in which they have scored the first goal, v Barcelona.
  • The Merengues have lost the last three league games shipping 12 goals.
  • Since the beginning of February Mallorca have lost just two games.

 

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