Celta vs Alaves Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
In the first and the only match of the day, Celta Vigo will host Alaves at the Balaídos. This is a game between two sides from the higher portion of the table so a lot of quality football is to be expected.
Celta Vigo are placed tenth in the league standings with ten points from two wins, four draws, and two losses. In the previous round, they faced Sevilla and were defeated by the sore of 2-1. Sarabia of Sevilla opened the goal-scoring sheet in the final minutes of the first half. Ben Yedder increased their lead in the sixtieth minute of the match. Despite being a man down, Celta Vigo scored once in the late minutes of the clash. Araujo received his second yellow card in the fifty-eight minute of the match and left his team crippled until the final whistle.
Alaves hold the number six spot in La Liga with fourteen points after the first eight rounds. They have been phenomenal this year and have gotten four wins, two draws, and two losses so far in the season. In the previous round, they ended their two-game winless streak when they managed to triumph over Real Madrid by the score of 1-0. The game was a stalemate up until the final moments of it. Five minutes into the second-half stoppage time, Garcia scored and secured all three points for his squad.
When it comes to the previous matches between these two sides, Alaves have been the better one. Out of the previous five matches that they’ve played, Alaves have won three, Celta Vigo one, and the remaining game ended as a goalless draw. In front of the home fans, against Alaves, out of the previous five matches, Celta Vigo have a score of three wins, a draw, and a single loss.
Celta don't have many missing players for the match against Alaves. Maxi Gómez and Mathias Jensen are injured and they will not play on Friday night. Néstor Araújo is suspended and he is another one player who can't play here. All other players are available to play and they are eager to pick up all three points in this round.
On the other side Alaves also don't have many missing players for this game. Rodrigo Ely and Fernando Pacheco are injured and they will not play on Friday. All other players are ready for the match in Vigo and they will play aggressive football from the first minute against Celta.
Possible starting lineups
Celta: Alvarez; Junca, Roncaglia, Cabral, Mallo; Lobotka, Beltran; Sisto, Boufal, Aspas; Eckert
Alaves: Sivera; Aguirregabiria, Navarro, Laguardia, Duarte; Gomez, Pina, Wakaso, Jony; Sobrino, Calleri
Celta vs Alaves Prediction
Another one very good football game to place our bets and win a big on Friday night. Match Celta vs Alaves brings us a perfect betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Celta Vigo like to play attractive football and they will try to score from the first minute on this match. Their main objective for the match will be to score a goal more. They play very well in front of their fans and they are undefeated in the last 15 home matches. On the other side Alaves are in a good run and have lost just once in last six La Liga matches. They like to play strong and aggressive football and their main objective for this game will be strong playing in the midfield. So we expect lots of midfield duels and fouls and we will see at least five yellows on the match.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Celta vs Alaves Prediction: Celta to win. We expect from the hosts to score exactly one goal more against Alaves and our second betting pick for the match is Celta to win and Both teams to score. Our risky bet goes on Correct score 2-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.