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The La Liga 2 tie at Estadio Carlos Tartiere on Saturday will see home side Real Oviedo go up against UD Las Palmas.
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Real Oviedo will be hoping to bounce back here following the 1-0 La Liga 2 defeat last time out to Castellón.
In that match, Real Oviedo managed 60% possession and 7 shots on goal with 1 on target. The scorer for Real Oviedo was Alejandro Arribas (67' Own goal). At the other end, Castellón had 0 attempts at goal with 0 of them on target.
It has been all too rare in recent times where Real Oviedo have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that Carbayones have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 7 goals on the way.
Analysis of their past results shows that Real Oviedo:
- have not been beaten in the league by UD Las Palmas in their previous 2 matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
UD Las Palmas
In their previous game, UD Las Palmas drew 1-1 in the La Liga 2 tie with Mallorca.
In that game, UD Las Palmas managed 58% possession and 15 shots on goal with 2 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for UD Las Palmas was Sergio Araujo (47'). On the other side, RCD Mallorca had 12 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Amath Ndiaye (14') was the scorer for Mallorca.
The stats don’t lie, and UD Las Palmas have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 7 goals in all. Defensively, Las Palmas just haven’t been too solid at all. Putting that to one side, we will just have to wait and see if that pattern shall be replicated in this next game or not.
Ahead of this meeting, UD Las Palmas are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 09/03/2003 shows us that Real Oviedo have won 2 of these games and UD Las Palmas 1, with the tally of draws standing at 3.
A total of 12 goals were scored between them in this period, with 6 of them for Carbayones and 6 being from Las Palmas. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
The previous league contest between these clubs was La Liga 2 match day 10 on 31/10/2020 which finished with the scoreline of UD Las Palmas 1-2 Real Oviedo.
On that occasion, UD Las Palmas had 63% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Their only player to score was Alex Suárez (88').
Real Oviedo had 10 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Nahuel Leiva (19', 21') scored.
The match was refereed by Miguel Ángel Ortiz Arias.
Team News: Real Oviedo
Real Oviedo manager José Ziganda has no fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match thanks to a completely injury-free group available to select from.
Team News: UD Las Palmas
Las Palmas boss Pepe Mel has a number of players out of action. Enzo Loiodice (Pubitis) and Cristian Cedrés (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will not be playing here.
We’re of the view that UD Las Palmas might need a bit of good fortune to find the net against this Real Oviedo lineup who we think will likely end up scoring and staying ahead.
Therefore, we predict a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 1-0 victory for Real Oviedo when the full-time whistle blows.
There should be little in it.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Carlos Tartiere (30,500)
Captain: Sergio Tejera
Chairman: Jorge Menéndez Vallina
Manager: José Ziganda
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 14
⭐ Star Player: Nahuel Leiva
Mostly playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Nahuel Leiva was born in Rosario, Argentina. After having played his first senior match for Villarreal in the 2013 - 2014 season, the dangerous Midfielder has scored 5 league goals in the LaLiga2 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 30 appearances.