La Liga Preview: Cordoba vs. Celta Vigo

Updated: August 28, 2014
Celta Vigo

Match Date: 30 August 2014 (local time)

Venue: Nuevo Arcangel


Celta Vigo’s strong start enabled them to clinch 3 points during the season’s kick-off last week. The squad readily dominated Getafe when they successfully nailed three goals. Overflowing with confidence, Celta Vigo will force Cordoba to engage in a down the wire match.


The contenders


Cordoba is taking all the positives from their defeat to Real Madrid. The club conceded 2 goals, yet, still, considers itself fortunate from avoiding a total thrashing.


Likewise, Cordoba hangs on to the fact that the Los Blancos had to fight tooth and nail in order to secure their victory.


According to its midfielder, Lopez Garai, the club has already moved on from the said loss and looks forward to meeting its former teammates at Celta Vigo.


Celta Vigo

Despite the victory, Celta Vigo’s head honcho, Toto Berizzo stressed that the win should not get into their heads. He explained that the season is still far from over and that they would have to win more games to prove themselves.
Celta Vigo thrashed their opponent, Getafe with 3 goals while the latter can only respond with a single goal.


Possible head turners

All eyes are set on former PAOK player, Inigo Lopez. His experience is expected to add more grit to the squad.


As for Celta Vigo, many will be watching out for another explosive performance from Nolito. The club has been conservative in the transfer market and will readily maximize the potential of its regulars.


What the odds say

Currently occupying the 2nd spot in the league, Celta Vigo is deemed as the top pick of sports betting sites such as 12BET. The club is valued to win at profitable odds of 2.25.


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