La Liga Celta Vigo vs Valencia 12/5/2021 Prediction and Match Preview

Both teams are coming off easy away wins in the Copa del Rey mid-week, while they are both on a 5-match unbeaten streak, with a lot of draws in there. 

Celta Vigo (4 wins, 7 losses, 4 draws) are sitting at the 13th spot of the league table with 16 points, just 4 points above the relegation zone. They are on a 5-match unbeaten streak (2 wins, 3 draws) but they have not been very good at home (1 win, 5 losses, 2 draws).

Last but not least, Celta have the 8th best xGA at home with 1.12 per game and the 2nd worst home defense with 12 conceded. 4 of Celta’s 8 home matches had BTTS, but they failed to score against Real Sociedad, Sevilla and Bilbao, three of the best defenses this season. 

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La Liga Celta Vigo vs Valencia 12/5/2021 Prediction and Match Preview

Valencia (4 wins, 4 losses, 7 draws) are sitting 11th in the La Liga with 19 points, just 5 points behind the top-6 spots that lead to European competitions next season.

They are on a 5-match unbeaten streak with 2 wins and a draw, but they have struggled on the road with 1 win, 3 losses and 3 draws so far.

Valencia have the 8th worst xG with 1.32 per game and the 6th best offense with 22 goals. They have the 6th worst xG on the road with 1.32 per game and the 6th best away offense with 8 goals.

Moreover, Valencia have the 7th worst xGA with 1.39 per game and the 4th worst defense with 21 conceded. They have the 3rd best xGA on the road with 1.21 per game and the 5th worst away defense with 12 conceded.

5 of Valencia’s 7 away matches this season had BTTS. They even scored at Barcelona and Sevilla. 

Celta Vigo vs Valencia. The two teams exchanged home wins last season, where Celta Vigo won by 2-1 at home before losing by 2-0 in Valencia.

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