Celta Vigo vs Villarreal prediction, odds & betting tips 05/05/2024

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Celta Vigo - Villarreal

Spain Primera Liga - Municipal de Balaidos

Celta Vigo vs Villarreal – Photo by Icon Sport

Celta Vigo, currently in 17th place, will face Villarreal at Balaidos Stadium on Sunday, 5 May.

The Celta Vigo vs Villarreal match holds significant importance for Celta Vigo, as securing three points could help them stay clear of the relegation zone. For insights on the relegation battle and other La Liga predictions, check out our other resources.

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Celta Vigo vs Villarreal predictions
Our pick

🔥Hot tip

Both Teams to Score

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Celta Vigo 2-1 Villarreal

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Draw/Celta Vigo

Key Stats

  • Celta de Vigo averages 1.1 goals per game, while Villarreal concedes 1.7 goals per game.
  • Celta Vigo's recent matches have seen over 2.5 goals in three consecutive games, indicating a trend towards high-scoring encounters.
  • Celta Vigo has faced difficulties with a 50% loss rate in their last six La Liga matches, highlighting their struggle for consistent results.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Celta Vigo to start as favourites

  • Celta Vigo Odds: 13/10 (2.3) – 43.5%
  • Draw Odds: 5/2 (3.5) – 28.6%
  • Villarreal Odds: 19/10 (2.9) – 34.5%

*odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

The Celta Vigo vs Villarreal odds slightly favour Celta Vigo, with a 43.5% chance of winning according to the betting market.

Celta Vigo have been inconsistent lately with two losses, one draw and one win in their last four matches. On the other end, Villarreal have been unbeaten in their last three matches with two wins and one draw.

For those considering football betting options, Both teams to score market presents intriguing possibilities, with odds of 1/2 (66.7%). Additionally, Anastasios Douvikas to score any time holds a 13/10 (43.5%) chance, providing potential value for punters.

Last Five H2Hs: Villarreal have the upper hand in the last five H2Hs

Spain Primera Liga 20/12/23

Villarreal

Villarreal

3
Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

2

Spain Primera Liga 30/04/23

Villarreal

Villarreal

3
Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

1

Spain Primera Liga 13/01/23

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

1
Villarreal

Villarreal

1

Spain Primera Liga 12/03/22

Villarreal

Villarreal

1
Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

0

Spain Primera Liga 20/11/21

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

1
Villarreal

Villarreal

1

In their last five encounters, Villarreal have won two games against Celta Vigo and lost only one while the other two games ended up in a draw. The last encounter between these two teams ended up in a draw with both teams scoring only one goal.

Team News and Form Guide

Celta Vigo: Trying to stay in La Liga

Celta Vigo will be without Renato Tapia, Joseph Aidoo, and Carlos Dotor due to injuries, affecting their squad options for the upcoming match. However, they will benefit from the return of leading goalscorer Jorgen Strand Larsen, who was suspended in the previous game against Alaves.

Predicted Lineup: Guaita, Mingueza, Dominguez, Nunez, Perez, Beltran, Jailson, Sanchez, Aspas, Larsen, Swedberg

Europe Friendlies 23/07/24

W

Sporting Gijon

Sporting Gijon

1

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

2

Europe Friendlies 20/07/24

W

Vizela

Vizela

0

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

4

Europe Friendlies 13/07/24

D

Benfica

Benfica

2

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

2

Spain Primera Liga 26/05/24

D

Valencia

Valencia

2

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

2

Spain Primera Liga 19/05/24

W

Granada

Granada

1

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

2

Real Betis: Eyeing for the European spot

Villarreal is dealing with several injury concerns, including Bertrand Traore, Eric Bailly, Juan Foyth, Denis Suarez, and Yeremy Pino. Additionally, Alfonso Pedraza and Gerard Moreno require late fitness tests, potentially impacting Villarreal's lineup for the upcoming match against Celta Vigo.

Predicted Lineup: Jorgensen, Femenia, Albiol, Mosquera, A Moreno, Akhomach, Comesana, Parejo, Baena, Guedes, Sorloth

Europe Friendlies 24/07/24

W

FC Sion

FC Sion

1

Villarreal

Villarreal

3

Europe Friendlies 20/07/24

L

Leicester

Leicester

2

Villarreal

Villarreal

1

Spain Primera Liga 25/05/24

D

Osasuna

Osasuna

1

Villarreal

Villarreal

1

Spain Primera Liga 19/05/24

D

Real Madrid

Real Madrid

4

Villarreal

Villarreal

4

Spain Primera Liga 14/05/24

W

Girona

Girona

0

Villarreal

Villarreal

1

Player to Watch: Iago Aspas

Iago Aspas will play a crucial role for Celta Vigo against Villarreal, having contributed seven goals and eight assists this season.

Iago Aspas of Celta Vigo – Photo by Icon Sport

His versatility and creativity make him a key player to watch as Celta Vigo aims for a positive result in the upcoming match.


Jay is a soccer analyst from Canada with an in-depth knowledge of key betting markets and an appreciation of soccer history.