Celta Vigo – Ath Bilbao : Preview & Prediction
Game between 10th and 8th in the standings promising to be tight with two teams in the soft underbelly of La Liga.
Celta Vigo have experienced only one defeat in 7 games (against Valencia 0-2 on February 20). The Galicians have had a good season under Eduardo Coudet. They can draw on the talent of players like Denis Suarez, Santi Mina or Nolito. But it is mainly thanks to the talent of Iago Aspas in attack that Celta have managed to amass a lot of points this season, 9 goals and 8 assists in 22 appearances. His teammates will hope he is still fit this Sunday.
Bilbao posed problems for league leaders Atletico Madrid midweek in a narrow 2-1 loss. Basque players will want to relaunch the machine in Galicia in order to better prepare for the Copa del Rey final against Barcelona on April 17th. Bilbao players will have to find a way to turn the tide of their away games. Bilbao just haven’t won away in 10 of the last 11 games. In the last confrontation between the 2 teams, Vigo won 2-0.
Celta Vigo have lost only 1 game in 6 games
Athletic Bilbao failed to win 10 of the last 11 away games.
Iago Aspas has scored 9 goals and provided 8 assists in 22 games this season.
In a balanced game, we give Celta Vigo the advantage as they face Bilbao allergic to away wins. Victory or draw for Vigo
Celta Vigo – Ath Bilbao : Betting Tips
Celta Vigo – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70