Third vs fourth : Villarreal vs Valencia
A battle for third place looms in the Spanish Primera Division as Villarreal play Valencia in round 12.
The two teams are separated by three points and win for the hosts will mean they will have a six point advantage over their rivals.
Not only that, a win for the Yellow submarines will mean that they keep in touch with the top two teams, Real Madrid and Barcelona.
A win for Valencia will mean they will have the same points with Villarreal and this is also important for the head to head that is used to determine positions in La Liga.
Villarreal are coming off a defeat against Barcelona whilst Valencia beat Getafe in their last fixture.
However, Valencia lost their last away fixture to Seville and Villarreal won its last home fixture 4-1 against Athletic Bilbao.
So here is some of the stats for the two teams:
|Failed to score||1||1|
|Ave. goals scored||2.0||1.5|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.0||1.0|
|Biggest win||Villarreal 4 - 0 Espanyol||Málaga 1 - 3 Valencia|
Sporting Gijon 0 - 2 Valencia
Valencia 2 - 0 Getafe
|Biggest loss||Barcelona 3 - 1 Villarreal ||Sevilla 2 - 0 Valencia|
|Scored 3 or more||3||1|
|Conceded 3 or more||1||0|
|Scored 5 or more||0||0|
|Conceded 5 or more||0||0|
|Ave. goals scored||2.6||1.3|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.2||0.8|
|Ave. goals scored||1.5||1.6|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.7||1.2|