Celta Vigo vs Leganes
Spanish La Liga
Date: Friday, 14th December 2018
Kick-off at 20.00 UK/ 21.00 CET
Venue: Estadio de Balaídos (Vigo).
Celta Vigo hosts Leganes in the LaLiga, as part of their 16th round fixture in the competition. The match takes place on Friday, at the Balaidos.
Leganes occupy the 16th spot in the table and has secured 17 points from their 15 matches so far. Their record reads four wins, five draws, and six losses. The team has managed to score 15 goals and conceded 19 in the process.
Celta Vigo is at a more respectable 11th position in the table. Their record is a uniform five wins, five draws, and five losses. The side has a goal difference of +4.
Leganes played out a draw in their last match, against Getafe. The guests, Getafe had scored first, in the 39th minute. But Leganes managed to hold on and scored the equalizer in the 64th minute.
Celta Vigo took part in a thriller, on the road, against Villareal, last weekend. The five-goal affair saw Vigo scoring three past Villareal. The only thing bothering Celta Vigo might be, allowing Villareal a chance to come back into the game, after the visitors had raced to a 0-3 lead.
Celta Vigo vs Leganes Head-to-head (h2h)
- 100% of league h2h games had only one team on the scoresheet.
- Every single h2h match in the league had under 2.5 match goals.
- Celta Vigo won two of the last three h2h ties.
- Vigo won two of their last three games.
- Leganes was winless in 10 of their last 15 fixtures.
- Celta has lost only three of their last 22 home matches.
- Leganes was winless in 18 of their last 20 games on the road.
Celta Vigo vs Leganes Prediction
The advantage lies with Celta Vigo in this tie. They are just two points away from a European spot, while their opponents, Leganes, is just three away from the relegation zone. Adding to that, Celta has the backing of the home crowd.
The away form of Leganes is extremely poor, even on their best day. They are winless in 18 of their last 20 matches on the road.
Celta is a strong opposition at their home. They have lost only three of their last 22 games at home.
No h2h game in the league has ever seen both teams on the scoresheet or over 2.5 match goals. In their entire history of h2h matches, only one single game has seen three goals or more. It was a Copa Del Rey tie, back in 2001 and the score was 1-2.
Vigo will win this match, and goals will be scarce.
Celta Vigo vs Leganes Betting Tips
Celta Vigo to win @ 1.80 (4/5)
Under 2.5 match goals @ 1.75 (3/4).