On Saturday evening (UK time), Villarreal go to Estadio de Balaídos to challenge Celta de Vigo at 8:00pm in a La Liga fixture.
This game will not be broadcast live in the UK.
Head To Head
In their most recent head-to-head, Celta de Vigo played Villarreal in November in a La Liga clash. The winners on the day were Celta de Vigo securing a score of 1-3. I. Aspas scored two times for the home side.
During the last decade of action, these teams have met a total of 13 times. Celta de Vigo have won in 5 of the matches in this period. Their opponents, Villarreal have won 6 of them. The other 2 matches ended in a draw.
There has been an average of 3.08 goals in this particular clash. Celta de Vigo have scored an average of 1.23 and Villarreal have scored an average of 1.85 per outing.
A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 46% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 38% of these matches.
Celta de Vigo
As we look ahead to this one, Celta de Vigo have 26 points in the La Liga, putting them in 17th place.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 46 matches. They have 13 wins; 16 draws; and 17 losses. This gives Celta de Vigo a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 28%-34%-36%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.11 goals for, and 1.24 goals against.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 40% (9 wins). There have been 22 home fixtures. 27% (6) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 31% (7) ending in a loss for the home team.
On average they have scored 1.09 times when playing at home in this period and they have conceded 1.0.
They are averaging 1.1 goals per game in their most recent ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 30%. Of these ten games, 5 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 3 from their last ten.
They are on a run of 3 clean sheets on the bounce.
In 8th place in La Liga with 38 points are the visitors, Villarreal.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 51 matches. They have 26 wins; 9 draws; and 16 losses. This gives Villarreal a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 50%-17%-31%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.98 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.37.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 48% (15 wins). There have been 31 away fixtures. 9% (3) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 41% (13) being a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 1.9 times when away from home in this period while they have conceded 1.42.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have a total of 17 goals in their last ten matches; 5 of these matches have been wins. Regarding the BTTS count, 7 of these games are matches where both teams have scored. There has been 7 matches with three goals or more.