Real Sociedad vs Celta Vigo Prediction & Match Preview

Real Sociedad vs Celta Vigo
Spanish Copa del Rey
Date: Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Kick-Off at 19:30 UK / 20:30 CET
Venue: Estadio Municipal de Anoeta (San Sebastian).

Sociedad and Celta will take on each other for the third time in just over a month to determine the Copa del Rey R16 participant. The first leg, played on November 1st, saw a 1-1 draw at Balaidos. The Sky Blues had control when Iago Aspas pushed them in charge just before the hour mark, but Juanmi levelled it up for the Basques at the 89th minute of the game.

$80 Bet Bonus
100% Bonus on first deposit upto $80/€60. And get Stake Refunded if one of the bets in your accumulator loses. New Customers Only. Min Deposit $1/€1.
Claim Bonus Now
$200 Free Bet
Kick off your Spin Palace Sports experience with the 100% matched bet up to a total of $200. New Customers Only. Min Deposit 10$/€10.
Claim Bonus Now


All eyes will be on Celta’s in-form forward who bagged a brace in the weekend’s 2-0 home win over the rock-bottomed Huesca. He will no doubts be the biggest threat to Sociedad’s goal when teams take on each other on Wednesday evening at Anoeta.

These two sides also played each other in the league clash before the international break. Txuri-Urdinak took a 2-1 victory through goals from Mikel Oyarzabal and Zurutuza, while Maxi Gomez only found the late consolation goal for Celta.

Real Sociedad vs Celta Vigo: Head-to-head

The draw was the most frequent of outcomes in the history of head to head matches between these two likes.

It happened 18 times in 47 games. Celta won 15 and lost 14 of remaining clashes.

It is interesting to mention that all of past five head to head affairs saw goals scored at both ends.

Real Sociedad vs Celta Vigo: Prediction

Sociedad’s form has seen a rise in recent weeks. They broke into the top half of La Liga standings after claiming seven points from three matches against Sevilla, Levante and Celta Vigo. Nevertheless, their fine thread came to an end on Sunday when Asier Garitano’s men fell 1-0 to Real Betis away at Estadio Benito Villamarin.

The hosts are winless in last three home games in the league and they will be a tough nut to crack for Celta. The Sky Blues finally managed to keep things quiet at the back on Saturday, but they shipped as many as seven goals in last three away games.

The BTTS is the best of betting options here. You can back it at the odds of 1.80.

Real Sociedad vs Celta Vigo: Bet Tips

  • BTTS @ 1.80 (4/5)
  • Real Sociedad Over 1.5 Team Goals @ 1.83 (5/6).

Bet £10, Get £30 In Free Bets!
Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30fb - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - New customers only, Free bet stakes not included in returns, Deposit method and withdrawal restrictions apply.
Claim Bonus Now
Bet £10, Get £30 In Free Bets
New William Hill online customers only. Min. unit stake of £10/€10 at odds of 1/2 or greater. Only the “win” part from EW bets will count. Free bet terms, payment method & country restrictions apply. Free bets credited as 3 x £10/€10. Free bet stakes are not returned as part of the settlement of successful free bets. All Free Bets must be wagered within 30 days.
Claim Bonus Now
£75 Sports Welcome Bonus
New to Sports? Join Jetbull today and when you make your first deposit, and get 50% of the deposited amount, up to £75 (or account currency equivalent of £75), to your account! Min Deposit £10.
Claim Bonus Now