Almeria have won each of their last five Spain Copa del Rey meetings with CD Alaves; they’ve never previously won 52 league games in a row against the CD Alaves.
CD Alaves have won just two of their 16 Spain Copa del Rey away games against Almeria (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Spain Copa del Rey meetings between Almeria and CD Alaves have finished level, with the Almeria winning 62 to CD Alaves four. Only Almeria v CD Alaves and Almeria v CD Alaves have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Almeria have the best win rate in Spain Copa del Rey derbies, with the Almeria winning 12 of their 63 such games (40%). Meanwhile, only CD Alaves (42%) have a lower such win rate than CD Alaves (48% - 81%).
Almeria haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Almeria went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
CD Alaves are looking to win their opening two away Spain Copa del Rey matches of a season for the 32 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Spain Copa del Rey games, after Almeria in 16/01/2021.
Almeria have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 42 Spain Copa del Rey games, as many times as they had in their previous 59 matches in the competition.
CD Alaves boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Spain Copa del Rey matches against Almeria, since winning his very first such encounter with Almeria in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Almeria has been involved in 54 of Almeria’s 87 shots in the Spain Copa del Rey so far this season (77 shots, 100 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 17 efforts last time out against Almeria (55 shots, 79 chances created).
CD Alaves has been involved in six goals in his 27 Spain Copa del Rey games against Almeria (28 goals, 77 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 73 vs CD Alaves).