Athletic Bilbao and Celta de Vigo face at San Mamés Barria, in a match for the 20 th round of the Primera División. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 06‑10‑2019, Celta de Vigo won at home by (1‑0). At this stadium, the head ‑ to ‑ head history favors the home team, since they have a record of 3 wins and 1 draw in the last 4 matches. Sure enough, the last time these teams met at this stadium, on 12‑05‑2019, in a match for the Primera Division, Athletic Bilbao won by (3‑1). The goals of the match were scored by Raúl García (16 'and 17') and Iñaki Williams (40 ') for Athletic Bilbao and by Iago Aspas (89') for Celta de Vigo. The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Athletic Bilbao presents significant differences between home and away results. Analysis of Athletic Bilbao The home team is currently in 8th place, with 29 points won, after 7 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied for Real Madrid by (0‑0). In the last match, they tied (1‑1) against Sevilla. This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 4 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses as a visitor; against 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss at their stadium. The team arrives in this match after an away win against Sestao River by (0‑4). For the league, Athletic Bilbao won 20 points out of 27 possible points, after 6 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss in the last 9 home matches.
In this competition, they haven't lost any of the last 5 matches at their stadium. In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since 7 of the last 9 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 19 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 5 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Atlhletic Bilbao heads into this match motivated after a 0-4 away win against Sestao River in a match for the Copa del Rey: Asier Villalibre and Yuri scored the goals of the triumph. It is possible that we observe the home team preferring the right side to attack, taking advantage of the depth offered by the lateral Capa. Despite being a team that likes to play in their midfield, they can also easily go out on the counterattack. It is worth mentioning that in the defensive moment, Athletic Bilbao shows signs of being a very aggressive team, giving little space to the opponent. Coach Gaizka Garitano will be without Gaizka Larrazabal, De Marcos and Aduriz because they are injured.
RC Celta de Vigo
After 3 wins, 6 draws and 10 losses, the visiting team is in 17th
position, having won 15 points. In the last match, they have tied at
home against Osasuna by (1‑1), after in the previous match they have
lost (3‑1) an away match against Levante. This is a team little affected
by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and
away, since in the last 30 games it registers 4 wins, 4 draws and 7
losses as a visitor, with a total of 20 goals scored and 23 conceded. At
home, he won 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses, with a total of 13 goals
scored and 15 conceded. In their last match, for the Copa del Rey, they
beat Mérida AD by (1‑4). In the last 9 away matches, Celta de Vigo has
recorded 1 victory, 2 draws and 6 losses, having won 5 points out of 27
possible. In matches played away in the league, the most frequent result
at the end of the first 45 'was 0‑0, which occurred in 5 of their 10
games. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have
conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored
regularly, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this
competition. In 19 games in this competition, he has never managed to
turn the scoreboard in the 11 games in which he suffered the first goal.
In the last 12 away matches for all competitions, there is 1 period
that stands out: they suffered 7 of their 19 goals between minutes (46' ‑
Celta de Vigo comes motivated for this match after an
away triumph by 1-4 against Mérida in a match for the Copa del Rey:
Santi Mina, Sisto and Brais Méndez scored the winning goals. The
greatest quality of the visiting team lies in the ability to create goal
opportunities through direct play. It is worth mentioning that Celta de
Vigo has a ball possession style of play, attacking through the central
zone through constant triangulations and short passes. The Spaniard
Iago Aspas is the player responsible for taking danger, and his greatest
quality is the finishing. The coach will not be able to count on Jorge
Sáenz, Juncà, Beauvue, Sergio Álvarez and Iván Villar for being
delivered to the medical department.
Who will win?
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