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Celta de Vigo and Barcelona meet at Abanca-Balaídos, in a match for the 32nd matchday of the Primera División. Barcelona won at home by (4‑1) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 09‑11‑2019. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has recorded 3 wins and 2 draws in the last 5 games. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 04‑05‑2019, in a match for the Primera División that ended with Celta de Vigo winning by (2‑0). The goals of the match were scored by M. Gómez (67 ‘) and Iago Aspas (88′) for Celta de Vigo.
Celta de Vigo :
After 5 wins, 11 draws and 11 losses, the home team is currently in 17th position, with 26 points won. In their last match, they tied with Getafe on goal by (0‑0), after in the previous match they had tied on (0‑0) on goal, in a match against Granada. For the championship, Celta de Vigo conquered 14 points in 30 possible, after 3 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses in the last 10 matches they played in their stadium. In their home league matches the most frequent final result at half-time was 0‑0 (7 in 13 matches). In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since in 10 of the last 13 that have played there were less than 3 goals. In 27 games in this competition, he only got 1 comeback in the 13 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 13 home matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have scored 4 of their 10 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).
Celta de Vigo came to this day motivated, after a 0-1 away win with Real Sociedad: Iago Aspas, in the first half, put his team ahead with a penalty. The team’s greatest valence lies in its ability to conduct its attacks through rapid transitions. The Spanish Iago Aspas is the player responsible for making sense of the rival defense and his highest quality is the completion. Coach Oscar García should not be able to count on Sergio Álvarez and David Junco, due to injury.
After 18 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses, the visiting team is currently in 1st position, with 58 points won. In their last match, they beat Real Sociedad at home by (1‑0), after in the previous match they lost out, in a match against Real Madrid, by (2‑0). In their last 10 away games for the championship, Barcelona have recorded 5 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, so they have won 17 points out of 30 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 matches, so it has not had great defensive strength, but its attack has marked regularly, since it has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 27 games in this competition, he only got 3 comebacks in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 13 away matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have scored 7 of their 18 goals between minutes (46’ ‑ 60 ‘).
Barcelona comes to this performance motivated, after a 1-0 victory at home with Atlético de Bilbao: Rakitic, in the 71st minute, scored the only goal of the match. The visiting team is one of the most feared formations in the world, since it has top quality players on the attack front. Therefore, it is expected that the attack trio will be constituted by Messi, Suárez and Griezmann. It is possible that in midfield Vidal, Rakitic and Arthur are the players selected by the Blaugrana coach. It seems that coach Quique Setién should not be able to count on Dembélé and de Jong, due to injury. It should be noted that midfielder Busquets will also be absent, due to suspension.
Celta Vigo vs Barcelona head to head matches
09.11.19 LL Barcelona Celta Vigo 4 : 1
04.05.19 LL Celta Vigo Barcelona 2 : 0
22.12.18 LL Barcelona Celta Vigo 2 : 0
17.04.18 LL Celta Vigo Barcelona 2 : 2
11.01.18 CDR Barcelona Celta Vigo 5 : 0