The stats for Atleti-Athletic Club, presented by VERSUS

Our LaLiga matchday 18 fixture is to take place at the Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday at 4.15pm CET.

Atleti host Athletic Club at 4.15pm CET on Saturday in LaLiga.

- We’ve faced the Basque club 166 times (75W, 30D, 61L).

- Atleti have hosted Athletic Club 83 times – winning 50, drawing 14 and losing 19.

- The games between the two clubs average 3.10 goals per match.

- Since Simeone took over as our coach, we have hosted Athletic Club nine times and we remain unbeaten (8W, 1D).

- The Basque club last beat us in Madrid in 2011 (2-0).

- The last time we lost the first home game of the year was in 2009 against Athletic Club (3-2).

- Atleti are unbeaten in the last 19 matches at the Wanda Metropolitano (15W, 4D).

- Luis Suárez has netted nine goals in his first 12 LaLiga games at Atleti.

- Iñaki Williams has scored four times against us and is the last player to have netted a brace at the Wanda Metropolitano (November 2018).

- Simeone’s men have scored 20 out of their 29 goals in the second half of their matches. Athletic Club have conceded 15 out of 22 goals in the same period.

- The Basque team have scored 14 out of their 21 goals in the second half, which is when we have conceded five out of six goals.

- Ángel Correa (five) and Yuri (three) have provided the most assists for either side.