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CD Lugo visit Estadio Heliodoro Rodríguez López on Friday for the La Liga 2 fixture with home team Tenerife.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Tenerife v CD Lugo (including the best match odds).
Tenerife go into this game following a 0-0 La Liga 2 drawn game against AD Alcorcón.
In that game, Tenerife managed 50% possession and 6 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. AD Alcorcón got 19 attempts at goal with 8 of them on target.
Their latest results show that it has been a great time for the Tenerife rearguard. Tenerife have been miserly, seeing the tally of goals that have gone in at their end over the course of their last 6 clashes standing at 4. Still, we’ll just have to find out whether that pattern shall be maintained here in this game.
Pre-game facts show that Tenerife:
- are unbeaten in the league by CD Lugo in their last 4 matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 11 home league matches. A run that they'll hope to extend here.
- are without a home win in the past 2 matches in the league.
Last time out, CD Lugo drew 2-2 in the La Liga 2 tie with Girona FC.
In that match, CD Lugo had 47% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 3 on target. For CD Lugo, goals were scored by Iriome (18') and Herrera (90'). For their opponents, Girona FC had 12 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Cristhian Stuani (31') and Aday (72') scored for Girona FC.
Juan Juanfran's CD Lugo have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 8 times in the course of their previous six matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during those same matches comes to 7.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that CD Lugo:
- are winless against Tenerife when they've played them away from home in the last 5 league games. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 07/05/2017 tells us that Tenerife have won 3 of these games & CD Lugo 1, with the tally of draws standing at 2.
13 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 9 of them from Tenerife and 4 netted by Luguiño. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.17.
The last league game between the two was LaLiga2 match day 8 on 29/09/2019 when it ended CD Lugo 1-4 Tenerife.
In that game, CD Lugo had 53% possession and 15 shots at goal with 6 on target. Their only player to score was Manu Barreiro (30').
At the other end, Tenerife got 7 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Álex Bermejo (10', 60') and Filip Malbašić (21', 52') scored.
The referee was Luis Milla Alvendiz.
Team News: Tenerife
Tenerife manager Rubén Baraja has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this clash owing to a completely injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: CD Lugo
Due to a completely healthy squad available to choose from, CD Lugo boss Juan Juanfran doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match.
We’re of the opinion that CD Lugo are likely to find the net against this Tenerife team, but it is unlikely to be as many as they’ll concede.
We think that it’s going to be a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 advantage for Tenerife at the end of the 90 minutes. It really should be an interesting one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Heliodoro Rodríguez López (22,948)
Captain: Suso Santana
Chairman: Miguel Concepción
Manager: Rubén Baraja
Competitions: LaLiga2 position 9
🔑 Key Man: Álex Bermejo
Normally taking up the Striker position, Álex Bermejo was born in Barcelona, Spain. Having played his first senior match for Tenerife in the 2019 - 2020 season, the gifted Forward has hit 6 league goals in the LaLiga2 2019 - 2020 campaign so far coming from a total of 26 appearances.