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The La Liga 2 game at Estadio Fernando Torres on Sunday sees hosts Fuenlabrada play FC Cartagena.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Fuenlabrada v FC Cartagena - plus the latest match odds.
Fuenlabrada will be looking for a repeat result of the 0-1 La Liga 2 triumph versus Málaga.
In that game, Fuenlabrada had 44% possession and 16 shots on goal with 6 on target. The scorer for Fuenlabrada was Randy Nteka (11'). Málaga CF had 8 attempts at goal with 0 on target.
José Oltra's Fuenlabrada have scored 7 times over their past 6 outings. Conversely, the tally of goals that have been scored against them in those fixtures stands at 8.
Going into this contest, Fuenlabrada are without a win at home for the past 2 matches in the league.
FC Cartagena will go into this clash following a 0-1 La Liga 2 win with the defeat of Logroñés in their previous game.
In that game, FC Cartagena managed 52% possession and 8 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for FC Cartagena was Elady Zorrilla (63'). At the other end, Logroñés had 10 attempts at goal with 2 on target.
A succession of dependable showings by the FC Cartagena defenders has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 3 from their past 6 outings combined. Over that same time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves is 5.
Heading into this fixture, FC Cartagena are unbeaten in their last 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
The previous league meeting between these sides was La Liga 2 match day 6 on 17/10/2020 when the final score was FC Cartagena 1-1 Fuenlabrada.
That day, FC Cartagena managed 49% possession and 7 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. Their only player to score was Rubén Castro (63').
For their opponents, Fuenlabrada got 13 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Francisco Feuillassier (66') was the scorer.
The referee was Daniel Ocón Arráiz.
Team News: Fuenlabrada
Availability isn’t a big problem, with just the sole fitness concern for the Fuenlabrada manager José Oltra to contend with thanks to an otherwise robust group. Sekou Gassama (Foot Injury) won’t play.
Team News: FC Cartagena
Cartagena manager Luis Carrión has not got a full squad to pick from. David Simón (Unknown Injury) and Alberto de la Bella (Ruptured cruciate ligament) can’t be considered.
We’ve got the feeling that FC Cartagena will manage to break down this Fuenlabrada team, however that might not prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’re predicting both teams to score in a 2-1 victory for Fuenlabrada at the end of the match. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Fernando Torres (6,000)
Captain: Juan Juanma
Chairman: Jonathan Praena
Manager: José Oltra
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 12
🔑 Key Man: Álex Mula
Customarily played in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Álex Mula was born in Premiá de Mar, Spain. After having made a senior debut playing for Málaga in the 2017 - 2018 season, the skilful Midfielder has managed to score 3 league goals in the LaLiga2 2020 - 2021 season to date in 32 appearances.