Celta de Vigo predictions with latest odds and stats
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- Average Odds: 2.39
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- Yield: 2.35 %
At the start of La Liga season Celta is closer to the bottom of the table than to the top. Consequently, odds on Celta to win title are above thousand, while relegation odds are about 6 to 10. They will be satisfied with the top half table position and odds on outcome like that is about 1.90. Last season they finished at 17th, just above the relegation zone.
Celta Key Players
Key man in Celta’s squad is Iago Aspas. Obviously Celta is not the same team with Aspas and without him. Team was stuck in relegation zone during his last season’s absence due to injury, but after his comeback and fantastic form which resulted with 10 goals in only 9 appearances they avoid relegation.
Besides Aspas, all eyes are on returning stars Denis Suarez from Barcelona and Santi Mina from Valencia.
Defensive tasks lay on the back of Joseph Aiddo, newcomer from Genk. After three seasons with more than sixty goals conceded his role could be crucial for the top half of the table position.
Celta’s main rival is Deportivo La Coruna and their clashes are well known and named as Galician Derby. It is always hard to predict outcome of Galician derby.
Celta's name is derived from the Celts who were once present in the region and their nickname Os Celestes is connected with the color of their shirts and it means The Sky Blues.
Celta was founded in 1923. and have never won Spain League title nor Copa del Rey.
The most successful season was 2002/03 when they finished fourth and qualify for the Champions League for the first time eliminated from Arsenal in the last 16 round. On the other hand The Sky Blues reached semifinals of UEFA Europa League in the 2016/17 season.
They reached three times a final of Copa del Rey.
On 3 June 2012, Celta returned to La Liga after a five-year absence due to financial problems
Celta play domestic matches at Balaidos stadium with a capacity of 29.000 seats.
Celta de Vigo results