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Celta Vigo face off with away side Sevilla at Estadio Abanca-Balaídos in this La Liga match on Sunday.
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Celta Vigo won’t want a repeat of their last result here after the 1-0 La Liga loss in their previous game against Elche CF.
In that match, Celta Vigo had 55% possession and 10 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. For their opponents, Elche CF got 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Darío Benedetto (49') scored for Elche CF.
Eduardo Coudet's Celta Vigo have seen rewards for their attempts on goal a sum total of 6 times over their past 6 outings. The number of goals that have been scored against them in those games stands at 9.
Going into this contest, Celta Vigo haven't beaten Sevilla in their last 2 matches in the league.
Since a loss in their previous game against Granada in La Liga competition, Sevilla and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Sevilla managed 68% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Granada CF had 3 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. Rochina (25') was the scorer for Granada.
For 5 of the prior 6 clashes featuring Sevilla, a comparatively low number of goals have been struck between them and their opponents. The overall average goals scored per game during that period comes out as just 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by Sevillistas being 1.17.
Heading into this contest, Sevilla are without a win away from home in their last 3 league matches.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head meetings going back to 07/10/2018 tells us that Celta Vigo have won 2 of these & Sevilla 3, with the number of drawn games being 1.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 22 in total at an average of 3.67 goals per match.
The previous league fixture featuring these clubs was La Liga match day 30 on 12/04/2021 when the final score was Celta Vigo 3-4 Sevilla.
On that day, Celta Vigo managed 42% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The goalscorers were Iago Aspas (20', 23') and Brais Méndez (43').
Sevilla had 13 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Jules Koundé (7'), Fernando Reges (35'), Ivan Rakitić (60') and Papu Gómez (76') scored.
The match was refereed by Alejandro Hernández Hernández.
Team News: Celta Vigo
The Celta Vigo boss Eduardo Coudet has a full complement, with no fitness worries at all ahead of this game thanks to a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Sevilla
Due to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, the Sevilla boss Julen Lopetegui has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this clash.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Celta Vigo will need to push hard to score against this Sevilla lineup who we think should get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
We’re therefore anticipating a good battle with a 0-1 winning score for Sevilla when the referee blows for full-time.
Should be interesting.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Abanca-Balaídos (29,000)
Captain: Hugo Mallo
Chairman: Carlos Mouriño
Manager: Eduardo Coudet
Competitions: La Liga position 16
⭐ Star Player: Iago Aspas
Mostly taking to the field in the Right Wing position, Iago Aspas was born in Moaña, Spain. Having made a first senior appearance for Celta Vigo in the 2008 - 2009 season, the skilful Forward has struck 2 league goals in the LaLiga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 8 appearances.