Real Madrid vs Celta Vigo Preview, Tips and Odds

Real Madrid will welcome Celta to Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday for a match of the 24th round in La Liga. The capital giants are on the top of the standings with 52 points and three ahead of their great rivals Barcelona, while Celta is just outside the relegation zone on the 17th position with 20 points.

Real Madrid vs Celta Vigo Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Real Madrid Win 15 W/ 2 D/ 3 L 8 W/ 0 D/ 2 L
Celta Vigo Loss 3 W /2 D/ 15 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 8 L

Last game between the teams: 17.08.2019 La Liga: Celta Vigo – Real Madrid 1:3; Iker Losada 90’; Karim Benzema 12’, Toni Kroos 61’, Lucas Vazquez 80’; Luka Modric from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 56’
Last game at this venue: 16.03.2019 La Liga: Real Madrid – Celta Vigo 2:0; Isco 62’, Gareth Bale 77’

Worth mentioning: Real Madrid won the first meeting for the current campaign 1:3 away at Balaidos Stadium. Los Blancos are on a run of four consecutive victories and undefeated in the last seven H2H clashes with Celta. No draw has been registered when the teams are playing in Madrid in the last twelve encounters, with Celta able to win three of those. All but one of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends.

Real Madrid vs Celta Vigo Stats

As of 13.02 Last game Last10 games Last 5 games home/away
Real Madrid Win 8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L
Celta Vigo Win 3 W/ 5 D/ 2 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L

Last game Real Madrid: 09.02.2020 La Liga: Osasuna – Real Madrid 1:4; Unai Garcia 14’; Isco 33’, Sergio Ramos 38’, Lucas Vazquez 84’, Luka Jovic 90’
Top performers Real Madrid: Karim Benzema 13 goals 6 assists, Sergio Ramos 4 goals, Luka Modric 3 goals 4 assists.
Next game Real Madrid: 22.02.2020 La Liga: Levante – Real Madrid
Last game Celta Vigo: 09.02.2020 La Liga: Celta Vigo – Sevilla 2:1; Iago Aspas 78’, Pione Sisto 90’; Youssef En Nesyri 23’
Top performers Celta Vigo: Iago Aspas 8 goals 1 assist, Santi Mina 2 goals 2 assists, Rafinha 2 goals 1 assist.
Next game Celta Vigo: 22.02.2020 La Liga: Celta Vigo – Leganes

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Real Madrid 24-8 7 5 5
Celta Vigo 13-11 4 7 2

Worth mentioning: Real Madrid returned to winning ways with a comprehensive 1:4 victory away at Osasuna at the weekend. Prior to that Real were handed their only defeat for the previous twenty matches, losing 3:4 at Santiago Bernabeu in a cup clash to Real Sociedad. Besides Sociedad, only Paris Saint-Germain have managed to score more than a goal past Thibaut Courtois. Three of Real’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while only the most recent two saw both involved sides to score.
Celta recorded their first victory in five matches last Sunday, when they prevailed with 2:1 over the visiting Sevilla. The team’s defensive performances have been quite steady of late, as Celta did not concede more than a goal in any of the last seven encounters. Just one of their last five games featured over 2,5 goals, as three witnessed goals at both ends.

Real Madrid vs Celta Vigo News

Missing players Real Madrid: James Rodriguez, Mariano Diaz and Marco Asensio are injured. Eden Hazard is doubtful.
Missing players Celta Vigo: Hugo Mallo is suspended. Jeison Murillo is injured.

Real Madrid vs Celta Vigo Predictions

Real Madrid to win -1 handicap – 1.72 @ bet365