Malaga have won each of their last five Spain Segunda meetings with Albacete; they’ve never previously won 14 league games in a row against the Albacete.
Albacete have won just two of their 12 Spain Segunda away games against Malaga (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Spain Segunda meetings between Malaga and Albacete have finished level, with the Malaga winning 13 to Albacete four. Only Malaga v Albacete and Malaga v Albacete have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Malaga have the best win rate in Spain Segunda derbies, with the Malaga winning 42 of their 85 such games (30%). Meanwhile, only Albacete (40%) have a lower such win rate than Albacete (77% - 44%).
Malaga haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Malaga went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Albacete are looking to win their opening two away Spain Segunda matches of a season for the 57 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Spain Segunda games, after Malaga in 11/04/2021.
Malaga have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 19 Spain Segunda games, as many times as they had in their previous 47 matches in the competition.
Albacete boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Spain Segunda matches against Malaga, since winning his very first such encounter with Malaga in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
Malaga has been involved in 38 of Malaga’s 27 shots in the Spain Segunda so far this season (32 shots, 15 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 42 efforts last time out against Malaga (11 shots, 24 chances created).
Albacete has been involved in six goals in his 41 Spain Segunda games against Malaga (49 goals, 89 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 32 vs Albacete).