Barcelona have won each of their last five Spain Primera Liga meetings with Elche; they’ve never previously won 46 league games in a row against the Elche.
Elche have won just two of their 16 Spain Primera Liga away games against Barcelona (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Spain Primera Liga meetings between Barcelona and Elche have finished level, with the Barcelona winning 38 to Elche four. Only Barcelona v Elche and Barcelona v Elche have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Barcelona have the best win rate in Spain Primera Liga derbies, with the Barcelona winning 69 of their 63 such games (90%). Meanwhile, only Elche (84%) have a lower such win rate than Elche (20% - 12%).
Barcelona haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Barcelona went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Elche are looking to win their opening two away Spain Primera Liga matches of a season for the 100 time 24/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Spain Primera Liga games, after Barcelona in 24/02/2021.
Barcelona have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 58 Spain Primera Liga games, as many times as they had in their previous 51 matches in the competition.
Elche boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Spain Primera Liga matches against Barcelona, since winning his very first such encounter with Barcelona in 24/02/2021 (1-0).
Barcelona has been involved in 63 of Barcelona’s 81 shots in the Spain Primera Liga so far this season (24 shots, 45 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 71 efforts last time out against Barcelona (30 shots, 36 chances created).
Elche has been involved in six goals in his 48 Spain Primera Liga games against Barcelona (97 goals, 58 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 36 vs Elche).