Celta Vigo will welcome Villarreal to Balaidos on Saturday for their meeting of the 29th round in La Liga. The teams are neighbors in the standings and are currently occupying 17th and 18th place, with the hosts being the first team in the relegation zone, while the “Yellow Submarine” are just outside, having four point lead over their next opponents.
Celta Vigo vs Villarreal Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Celta Vigo||Win||7 W/ 5 D/ 8 L||3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L|
|Villarreal||Loss||8 W/ 5 D/ 7 L||3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L|
Last game between the teams: 08.12.2018 Villarreal – Celta Vigo 2:3; Carlos Bacca 83’, 87’; Brais Mendez 44’, Okay Yokuslu 49’, Maximiliano Gomez 51’
Last game at this venue: 17.12.2017 Celta Vigo – Villarreal 0:1; Pablo Fornals 34’
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in the last five H2H clashes. Villarreal were unbeaten in five consecutive encounters with Celta, prior to the most recent one, when the the “Yellow Submarine” lost at home in the fist meeting of this season. Three of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while only the recent two witnessed goals at both ends. Celta are without a win at home against Villarreal in the last seven matches and lost three in the process. Just one game of that run featured over 2,5 goals.
Celta Vigo vs Villarreal Stats
|As of 28.03||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Celta Vigo||Loss||1 W/ 1 D/ 8 L||1 W 0 D/ 4 L|
|Villarreal||Win||6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
Last game Celta Vigo: 16.03.2019 Real Madrid – Celta Vigo 2:0; Isco Alarcon 62’, Gareth Bale 77’
Last game Villarreal: 17.02.2019 Villarreal – Rayo Vallecano 3:1; Karl Toko Ekambi 50’, 52’, Gerard Moreno 88’; Mario Suarez 20’
Top performers Celta Vigo: Iago Aspas 10 goals 2 assists, Maximiliano Gomez 9 goals 5 assists, Brais Mendez 5 goals 7 assists.
Top performers Villarreal: Karl Toko Ekambi 6 goals, Gerard Moreno 5 goals, Santi Cazorla 4 goals 6 assists.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Celta are on a very poor run and managed to win just one of their eleven matches in 2019 and are without a victory in the last six outings. None of the last four Celta matches featured over 2,5 goals or saw both teams hitting the back of the nets.
Villarreal on the other hand are on a run of four consecutive victories and lost just two of the last eleven encounters. Four of the last five produced over 2,5 goals and witnessed goals at both ends.
Celta Vigo vs Villarreal News
Missing players Celta Vigo: Nestor Araujo and David Junka will miss trough injuries, while Iago Aspas and Emre Mor are doubtful.
Missing players Villarreal: Miguelon, Gerard Moreno, Jaume Costa and Manu Trigueros. Vicente Iborra is under question. Ramiro Funes Mori is suspended.
Celta Vigo vs Villarreal Predictions
Under 2,5 goals – 1.90 @ bet365