Celta Vigo vs Sevilla
Spain – LaLiga
Date: Sunday, 9 February 2020
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Estadio de Balaídos (Vigo).
Sevilla have been one of the best teams in the competition for a long time, and they have maintained their level this season too. On the other hand, Celta Vigo are currently placed 19th in the table, and are frontrunners to get relegated at the end of the campaign. Likely, Sevilla get the tag of the favorites this game week.
Celta Vigo vs Sevilla Head-to-head (h2h)
- Five of the last seven wins had gone to Sevilla.
- Six of the previous nine games had goals from both teams.
- Vigo conceded twice or more in two of the former four meetings at this stadium.
- The last time these two met, spoils were shared with a 1-1 scorecard.
Celta Vigo vs Sevilla Match Preview
Celta Vigo were defeated on the road the last match-day by Valencia. It was a low-scoring affair, and the hosts recorded a 1-0 scoreline to post the three points on the board.
It was Celta’s fourth winless match-up on the trot, and the loss just continued their struggle in the La Liga this season.
In the meantime, Sevilla were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Alaves. The team thus dropped two points, and utilizing the opportunity, they were replaced at the third spot in the table by Getafe.
However, Getafe next take on tough customer Valencia, and if Sevilla are able to deliver a win this Sunday, they could take back their position in the table, just below the titans, Real Madrid and Barcelona.
These three teams – Sevilla, Valencia, and Getafe had battled for the final Champions League ticket till the very end of the previous season of La Liga too. In the end, Valencia ended fourth, with a surplus of just two points over these two teams.
Sevilla will be particular to not let anything of that sorts happen again this time around.
Celta Vigo vs Sevilla Prediction
Sevilla are placed fourth in the table, and have the potential to finish third this season. They are major contenders to represent the Spanish top flight in the Champions League next season.
On the other hand, Celta are placed 19th in the table, and have so far secured a total of 17 points from their 22 fixtures. They have scored the least number of goals in the whole competition (17), and remain the only team yet to touch the ten-goal mark at home.
Moreover, Sevilla had recorded five of the last seven h2h wins, and they had scored twice or more in two of their preceding four visits to this stadium as well.
Taking these observations into consideration, we tip Sevilla to record a convincing win this Sunday.
Celta Vigo vs Sevilla Betting Tips
Draw No Bet: Sevilla @ 1.50 (1/2)
Sevilla to Win Either Half @ 1.67 (2/3).