Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Predictions

Jon Wilde 23 Apr 2019
  • Espanyol vs Celta Vigo predictions for their La Liga match on Wednesday

  • We are backing both teams to collect a point at the RCDE Stadium

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Celta Vigo’s Gustavo Cabral (PA Images)

Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Score Prediction

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Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Match Info

Date: Wednesday April 24 2019
Kick-off time: 7.30pm BST
Venue: RCDE Stadium
Referee: Alberto Undiano Mallenco

Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Head-To-Head Record

Last 3 matches

August 18 2018: Celta Vigo 1-1 Espanyol

February 11 2018: Celta Vigo 2-2 Espanyol
September 18 2017: Espanyol 2-1 Celta Vigo

Head-to-head league matches played since 1994-95: 37
Espanyol wins: 12
Celta Vigo wins: 14
Draws: 11

Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Stats

  • Espanyol have won only one of their last eight matches against Celta Vigo
  • Both teams have scored in five of the latest six meetings between these clubs
  • Celta Vigo have the worst away defensive record in the Primera Division this season

Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Match Preview

Celta Vigo are far from safe in the Primera Division relegation battle and their need for points could stand them in good stead away to Espanyol.

A trio of consecutive home wins have lifted Celta away from the drop zone, but they still have only three points to spare over 18th-placed Real Valladolid – who could join Huesca and Rayo Vallecano in making an immediate return to the Segunda Division.

The Sky Blues’ away form is a concern for their backers here, but they must fancy their chances of scoring at least one goal against an Espanyol side who have kept only a solitary clean sheet in their last 19 matches.

After a promising start to the campaign, Espanyol have settled into being a mid-table side although they still have an outside chance of qualifying for next season’s Europa League.

Ironically, their top scorer this term, Borja Iglesias, was signed from Celta Vigo last summer after making only a single appearance for their first team, building his reputation and sealing his move to Espanyol during a productive loan spell with Real Zaragoza.

Goals are expected to flow here because neither of these teams is reliable defensively and there could be some value in backing a high-scoring stalemate.

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Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Betting Tips

Draw @ 12/5 with William Hill
Over 3.5 goals @ 7/4 with William Hill

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    Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Match Info Date: Wednesday April 24 2019 Kick-off time: 7.30pm BST Venue: RCDE Stadium Referee: Alberto Undiano Mallenco Espanyol vs Celta Vigo Head-To-Head Record Last 3 matches August 18 2018: Celta Vigo 1-1 Espanyol February 11 2018: Celta Vigo 2-2 Espanyol September 18 2017: Espanyol 2-1 Celta Vigo Head-to-head league matches…