Sporting Gijon vs Granada: Preview and Prediction

Sporting Gijon vs Granada Match Preview 19th March 2017

Sporting Gijon vs Granada
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 19th March 2017
Kick-off at 17:30 UK / 18:30 CET
Venue: El Molinon, Gijon.

Two of relegation threatened teams Sporting Gijon and Granada will battle it out at Estadio Municipal El Molinon on Saturday.

Sporting Gijon are in 19th spot with 18 points, they are just a point behind their visitors and 7 points behind the team above the drop zone. They have been on a long poor form with just one win in the last 14 outings. Also Gijon are winless in the last 5 outings with 3 defeats and 2 draws.

Sporting Gijon needs to retrace their steps in this remain few games of the campaign if they want to remain in La Liga.

Meanwhile, Granada will enter the game from a back-to-back defeat, they have failed to score in the two games. Granada’s away form is very poor, they are still searching for an away win this seaaon and are on a 7-game losing streak away from home.

Sporting Gijon vs Granada: Head to Head Statistics

Both teams have met few times in the past, they have only played 5 games against each other.

Gijon have won just one out of the five previous meetings, they have drawn twice and lost twice to Granada.

Granada are currently unbeaten against Sporting Gijon from 2012, they have won twice and drawn twice.

Sporting Gijon have the bragging rights at home have won once and drawn once in the two games played against Granada on home ground.

The reverse of this game was a goalless draw in October 2016.

Sporting Gijon vs Granada: Prediction

The two teams are battling for survival which makes the game a tough one on both sides. The are no favorite in the game as the two haven’t been on a good form, they are currently winless recently.

They are both far behind the teams above the relegation zone have more than 5 points to catch up. Anything less than a win is not an option for both teams.

We are not expecting to see a goal galore in this game as the two teams haven’t been good in scoring. We are expecting sporting to snatched a home win in this game.

Sporting Gijon vs Granada: Bet Tips

Sporting Gijon to win at 1.95
Under 2.5 goals at 1.90