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Fuenlabrada visit Estadio Municipal El Toralín on Saturday for the La Liga 2 tie with home team Ponferradina.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Ponferradina v Fuenlabrada, scroll down - plus the latest match odds.
Ponferradina will be hoping for a better result after a 3-1 La Liga 2 defeat last time out to Girona FC.
In that game, Ponferradina had 59% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer for Ponferradina was Yuri de Souza (91'). For their opponents, Girona FC had 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Cristhian Stuani (45'), Samu Sáiz (51') and Nahuel Bustos (84') scored for Girona FC.
Ponferradina have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, netting in one hundred percent of their last 6 matches.
They have managed to rack up 9 during that time and have conceded a total of 10.
Ahead of this clash, Ponferradina are unbeaten in their last 11 league matches at home. It's been impressive.
After a losing effort in their last game against Real Zaragoza in La Liga 2 action, Fuenlabrada and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, Fuenlabrada managed 47% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 4 on target. At the other end, Real Zaragoza had 8 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. Álvaro Tejero (86') scored for Real Zaragoza.
During their 6 most recent matches, José Oltra's Fuenlabrada have fired home 7 times - giving them the goals per game average of 1.17.
Head to head
The previous league contest featuring these clubs was La Liga 2 match day 14 on 25/11/2020 and the score finished Fuenlabrada 1-1 Ponferradina.
In that match, Fuenlabrada had 62% possession and 17 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. The scorer was Óscar Pinchi (71').
Ponferradina had 2 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Óscar Sielva (57') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Rafael Sánchez López.
Team News: Ponferradina
Ponferradina boss Jon Bolo does not have any fitness worries whatsoever before this game thanks to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Fuenlabrada
Owing to a completely injury-free squad to pick from, Fuenlabrada boss José Oltra has no fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
We envisage that Fuenlabrada and Ponferradina could well end up finding themselves level here, with both teams capable of netting.
A draw is a real possibility, as we are expecting there to be little between them. That’s why we have predicted a score draw at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Municipal El Toralín (8,432)
Captain: Yuri de Souza
Chairman: José Fernández Nieto
Manager: Jon Bolo
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 8
⭐ Key Player: Curro Sánchez
Mostly used in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Curro Sánchez was born in La Palma del Condado, Spain. Having made his senior debut playing for Sevilla in the 2015 - 2016 season, the skilful Midfielder has netted 4 league goals in this LaLiga2 2020 - 2021 season to date in a total of 27 appearances.