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The La Liga 2 match at Estadio Municipal de Butarque on Sunday sees home side Leganés fighting it out with opponents UD Las Palmas.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Leganés v UD Las Palmas are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
Leganés are hoping to win again following the 0-2 La Liga 2 triumph vs Real Zaragoza.
In that game, Leganés managed 38% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. For Leganés, the goals were scored by Lazar Ranđelović (15') and Gaku Shibasaki (65'). At the other end, Real Zaragoza got 13 shots on goal with 3 on target.
Their most recent results shine a light on the fact that much solidity has been shown by the Leganés defence. Leganés have kept it tight, with the tally of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their previous 6 clashes standing at 4.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Leganés:
- haven't been defeated by UD Las Palmas when playing them at home in the previous 4 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
- are without a win at home for the past 5 league matches. Things will have to change soon.
UD Las Palmas
After a loss in their previous game against Málaga in La Liga 2 competition, UD Las Palmas and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, UD Las Palmas had 55% possession and 16 shots on goal with 5 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for UD Las Palmas was Benito Ramírez (77'). For their opponents, Málaga CF had 8 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Antoñín Cortés (30') and Sekou Gassama (86') scored for Málaga.
Over the course of their last 6 clashes, UD Las Palmas have helped themselves to a total of 10 goals. UD Las Palmas have also managed to score on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, they have seen 7 goals go against them. Having said that, it remains to be seen whether such a trend shall continue on in this upcoming game.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 10/12/2016 shows that Leganés have won 3 of them & UD Las Palmas 1, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 2.
A combined total of 11 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 8 for Leganés and 3 for Las Palmas. The average goals per game has been 1.83.
The last league clash between these sides was La Liga 2 match day 22 on 24/01/2021 which finished with the scoreline of UD Las Palmas 2-1 Leganés.
In that match, UD Las Palmas managed 70% possession and 12 shots on goal with 5 on target. The goalscorers were Sergio Ruiz (63') and Cabrera (86').
Leganés got 14 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Rubén Pardo (70') scored.
The match was refereed by Iosu Galech Apezteguía.
Team News: Leganés
The Leganés manager Mehdi Nafti will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash owing to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: UD Las Palmas
With a fully healthy squad available to select from, the UD Las Palmas manager Pepe Mel has zero fitness concerns to report before this game.
Here is a game where UD Las Palmas may well find it hard to find the net against this Leganés team who we think will gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore predicting a good tussle with a 1-0 winning score for Leganés when the full-time whistle blows.
Let’s see how it plays out.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Municipal de Butarque (12,454)
Captain: Unai Bustinza
Chairman: Victoria Pavón Palomo
Manager: Mehdi Nafti
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 18
⭐ Star Man: Fede Vico
Regularly taking up the Left Wing position, Fede Vico was born in Córdoba, Spain. Having played his first senior match for Córdoba CF in the 2011 - 2012 season, the skilful Forward has accumulated 2 league goals in this LaLiga2 2021 - 2022 campaign so far in 16 appearances.