Real Madrid have won each of their last five Spain Primera Liga meetings with Barcelona; they’ve never previously won 42 league games in a row against the Barcelona.
Barcelona have won just two of their 19 Spain Primera Liga away games against Real Madrid (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Spain Primera Liga meetings between Real Madrid and Barcelona have finished level, with the Real Madrid winning 31 to Barcelona four. Only Real Madrid v Barcelona and Real Madrid v Barcelona have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Real Madrid have the best win rate in Spain Primera Liga derbies, with the Real Madrid winning 13 of their 35 such games (100%). Meanwhile, only Barcelona (53%) have a lower such win rate than Barcelona (78% - 84%).
Real Madrid haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Real Madrid went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Barcelona are looking to win their opening two away Spain Primera Liga matches of a season for the 71 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Spain Primera Liga games, after Real Madrid in 10/04/2021.
Real Madrid have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 97 Spain Primera Liga games, as many times as they had in their previous 89 matches in the competition.
Barcelona boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Spain Primera Liga matches against Real Madrid, since winning his very first such encounter with Real Madrid in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Real Madrid has been involved in 93 of Real Madrid’s 74 shots in the Spain Primera Liga so far this season (71 shots, 62 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 10 efforts last time out against Real Madrid (51 shots, 80 chances created).
Barcelona has been involved in six goals in his 25 Spain Primera Liga games against Real Madrid (60 goals, 83 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 76 vs Barcelona).