La Liga EDT (USA Time), BST (British Time), IST (Indian Time), GMT+0, Live Stream and TV telecast: Celta hoping to emulate last year’s brilliant win over Barcelona when two teams meet in La Liga on Sunday, October 2nd (October 3rd IST).
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Match: Celta Vigo Vs Barcelona (La Liga)
Date: October 2nd, 2016; 14:45 EDT, 19:45 BST, 18:45 GMT+0, 0:15 (October 3rd) IST
Venue: Balaidos, Vigo
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Celta Vigo were able to get their first point of the season the in the fourth matchday. On the opening day they lost to the newly promoted Leganes at home and the next two matches against the big guns from Madrid. They settled for a draw with Osasuna to end their losing run and since then won two matches in a row to put their season back on track. With 7 points from the six outings so far, Celta are 14th in the overall La Liga table. And will be full of confidence when they set themselves to face the reigning Champions on Sunday night.
Meanwhile, Jose Enrique’ tutored side had a tough match against Diego Simeone’s Atletico Madrid in their previous matchweek which end in a stalemate at the Camp Nou. This is the second time they are dropping points at home turf this season. The first one was a shocking 2–1 loss from the newly promoted Alaves. However, Real Madrid’s recent points loss helped in narrow the lead at the top of the table to just 1 point. As regards injury news, centre-back Samuel Umtiti is out injured, while the biggest loss of course will be Lionel Messi.
Celta Vigo Vs Barcelona: Head-to-Head stats
Celta Vigo were 4–1 winners in this fixture last term and have won 2 of their last 4 games against the Catalans. Barca have won on 4 of their last 6 visits to Vigo overall though.
Celta Vigo: Predicted Line-up (4–2‑3–1)
Alvarez – Jonny, Cabral, Gomez, Roncaglia – Diaz, Radoja – Sisto, Wass, Bongonda – Aspas.
Barcelona: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
ter Stegen – Roberto, Pique, Mathieu, Digne – Rakitic, Busquets, Iniesta – Turan, Neymar, Suárez.