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Cádiz will be the visitors at Estadio Camp Nou on Sunday for the La Liga meeting with hosts Barcelona.
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Barcelona will be hoping for a better result after the 1-4 Champions League defeat last time out to Paris Saint-Germain.
In that game, Barcelona had 52% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player to score for Barcelona was Lionel Messi (27'). Paris Saint-Germain had 16 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. Kylian Mbappé (32', 65', 85') and Moise Kean (70') scored for Paris Saint-Germain.
At least three goals per game have been seen in 5 of the past 6 meetings where Barcelona have played. Opposition teams scored 13 of them in these games while Barça totted up 16. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be continued on here.
Going into this contest, Barcelona are undefeated in their last 8 league matches at home. A very good run at home.
Since suffering a loss in their previous game against Athletic Bilbao in La Liga action, Cádiz and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that match, Cádiz had 42% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Athletic Bilbao had 13 attempts on goal with 8 of them on target. Álex Berenguer (4', 29'), Unai López (15') and Iñaki Williams (52') scored for Athletic Bilbao.
In a total of 5 of the previous 6 games involving Cádiz, a minimum of three goals have been hit. The overall average goals scored per game within that spell is 4, with the number of goals averaged by Cádiz equalling 0.83.
Ahead of this meeting, Cádiz have not won away from home in their last 7 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league meeting between these sides was La Liga match day 12 on 05/12/2020 and the score finished Cádiz 2-1 Barcelona.
In that match, Cádiz managed 17% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The goals were scored by Álvaro Giménez (8'), Pedro Alcalá (57' Own goal) and Álvaro Negredo (63').
For their opponents, Barcelona had 20 shots on goal with 8 on target.
The referee was César Soto Grado.
Team News: Barcelona
Ronald Araújo (Sprained ankle), Ansu Fati (Mensical Laceration), Sergi Roberto (Muscle Injury), Philippe Coutinho (Rupture of Outer Meniscus) and Moussa Wagué (Patella rupture) won’t be able to feature for Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman.
Team News: Cádiz
Cádiz boss Álvaro Cervera has to currently contend with reduced team options. Carlos Akapo (Knee Injury) and José Mari (Muscle Injury) miss out here.
When taking all factors into account, Barcelona will probably be able to create a good number of chances & successful shots on target.
However, Cádiz are also probably going to find it difficult to make a breakthrough - but, we do see them managing to get on the scoresheet as well here.
We’re therefore expecting to see a controlled 3-1 winning margin for Barcelona at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Camp Nou (99,354)
Captain: Lionel Messi
Manager: Ronald Koeman
Competitions: La Liga position 3, Copa del Rey (Semi-Finals), Supercopa (Final), Champions League (Last 16)
🔑 Star Man: Lionel Messi
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Lionel Messi was born in Rosario, Argentina. Having made his senior debut playing for Barcelona in the 2004 - 2005 season, the talented Forward has managed 15 league goals in the LaLiga 2020 - 2021 season so far coming from a total of 20 appearances.