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RC Celta de Vigo vs. Athletic Bilbao 12/4/2020 La Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

RC Celta de Vigo encounters Athletic Bilbao on 12/4/2020 at 3:00PM

Athletic Bilbao faces RC Celta de Vigo in a regular season match. RC Celta de Vigo with a record of 2-4-5 this season comes into this game with a 0-4-2 record on the road. Athletic Bilbao is 4-1-5 this season and is 3-0-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for RC Celta de Vigo and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against RC Celta de Vigo.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Athletic Bilbao and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their last match, Athletic Bilbao played to a draw. While it is not a loss, Athletic Bilbao is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over RC Celta de Vigo.

The RC Celta de Vigo Roster

The Players to Watch for the RC Celta de Vigo

Iago Aspas FW,MF

Iago Aspas has 20 shots fired this season. Iago Aspas was ranked #208 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Iago Aspas has 11 shots on target this season. He was ranked #152 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Iago Aspas has 5 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Iago Aspas was ranked #4 in goals this season. Iago Aspas has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Iago Aspas was ranked #22 in assists this season.

Iago Aspas has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Iago Aspas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 28 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Nolito MF,FW

Nolito has 27 shots fired this season. Nolito was ranked #200 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Nolito has 13 shots on target this season. He was ranked #150 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Nolito had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Nolito was ranked #41 in goals this season. Nolito has 1 assists this season. Nolito was ranked #72 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Nolito has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Nolito has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Renato Tapia MF

As a shooter, Renato Tapia had 7 shots fired this season. Renato Tapia was ranked #46 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Renato Tapia has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #364 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Renato Tapia had 0 goals this season. Renato Tapia was ranked #303 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Renato Tapia has 0 assists this season. Renato Tapia was ranked #289 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Renato Tapia has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Renato Tapia has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Santi Mina FW

As a shooter, Santi Mina had 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Santi Mina was ranked #9 in shots attempted this season. Santi Mina has 6 shots on target this season. He was ranked #19 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Santi Mina had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Santi Mina was ranked #97 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RC Celta de Vigo teammates, Santi Mina had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Santi Mina was ranked #289 in assists this season.

Santi Mina has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Santi Mina has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Jeison Murillo DF

Jeison Murillo has 2 shots fired this season. Jeison Murillo was ranked #228 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jeison Murillo had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #364 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Jeison Murillo had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Jeison Murillo was ranked #303 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RC Celta de Vigo teammates, Jeison Murillo had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Jeison Murillo was ranked #289 in assists this season.

Jeison Murillo has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Jeison Murillo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Lucas Olaza DF

Lucas Olaza has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Lucas Olaza was ranked #46 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Lucas Olaza had 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #122 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Lucas Olaza had 0 goals this season. Lucas Olaza was ranked #303 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Lucas Olaza has 1 assists this season. Lucas Olaza was ranked #72 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Lucas Olaza has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Lucas Olaza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Denis Suárez MF

Denis Suárez has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Denis Suárez was ranked #46 in shots attempted this season. Denis Suárez has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Denis Suárez was ranked #364 in shots on goal this season.

Denis Suárez has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Denis Suárez was ranked #303 in goals this season. Denis Suárez has 2 assists this season. Denis Suárez was ranked #22 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Denis Suárez has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Denis Suárez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Joseph Aidoo DF

As a shooter, Joseph Aidoo had 4 shots fired this season. Joseph Aidoo was ranked #134 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Joseph Aidoo had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #364 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Joseph Aidoo has 0 goals scored this season. Joseph Aidoo was ranked #303 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Joseph Aidoo has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Joseph Aidoo was ranked #289 in assists this season.

Joseph Aidoo has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Joseph Aidoo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in La Liga action.

The Athletic Bilbao Roster

The Players to Watch for the Athletic Bilbao

Ander Capa DF

Ander Capa has 6 shots fired this season. Ander Capa was ranked #69 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Ander Capa has 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Ander Capa was ranked #54 in shots on goal this season.

Ander Capa has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Ander Capa was ranked #97 in goals this season. Ander Capa has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Ander Capa was ranked #72 in assists this season.

Ander Capa has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Ander Capa has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Raúl García FW,MF

Raúl García has 18 shots fired this season. Raúl García was ranked #251 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Raúl García had 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #83 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Raúl García had 0 goals this season. Raúl García was ranked #303 in goals this season in the LaLiga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Athletic Bilbao teammates, Raúl García had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Raúl García was ranked #289 in assists this season.

Raúl García has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Raúl García has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Iñigo Martínez DF

Iñigo Martínez has 7 shots fired this season. Iñigo Martínez was ranked #46 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Iñigo Martínez has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Iñigo Martínez was ranked #122 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Iñigo Martínez had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Iñigo Martínez was ranked #303 in goals this season. Iñigo Martínez has 0 assists this season. Iñigo Martínez was ranked #289 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Iñigo Martínez has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Iñigo Martínez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Jon Morcillo FW

Jon Morcillo has 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Jon Morcillo was ranked #294 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jon Morcillo had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Jon Morcillo was ranked #122 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Jon Morcillo had 0 goals this season. Jon Morcillo was ranked #303 in goals this season in the LaLiga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Athletic Bilbao teammates, Jon Morcillo had 1 assists this season. Jon Morcillo was ranked #72 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Jon Morcillo has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Jon Morcillo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Iker Muniain FW,MF

As a shooter, Iker Muniain had 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Iker Muniain was ranked #27 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Iker Muniain had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #54 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Iker Muniain had 2 goals this season. Iker Muniain was ranked #41 in goals this season in the LaLiga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Athletic Bilbao teammates, Iker Muniain had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Iker Muniain was ranked #289 in assists this season.

Iker Muniain has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Iker Muniain has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Asier Villalibre FW,MF

As a shooter, Asier Villalibre had 7 shots fired this season. Asier Villalibre was ranked #46 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Asier Villalibre has 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Asier Villalibre was ranked #54 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Asier Villalibre had 1 goals this season. Asier Villalibre was ranked #97 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Asier Villalibre has 0 assists this season. Asier Villalibre was ranked #289 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Asier Villalibre has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Asier Villalibre has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Iñaki Williams FW,MF

As a shooter, Iñaki Williams had 17 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Iñaki Williams was ranked #255 in shots attempted this season. Iñaki Williams has 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #54 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Iñaki Williams has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Iñaki Williams was ranked #41 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Athletic Bilbao teammates, Iñaki Williams had 2 assists this season. Iñaki Williams was ranked #22 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Iñaki Williams has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Iñaki Williams has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Yuri Berchiche DF

Yuri Berchiche has 4 shots fired this season. Yuri Berchiche was ranked #134 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Yuri Berchiche has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Yuri Berchiche was ranked #207 in shots on goal this season.

Yuri Berchiche has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Yuri Berchiche was ranked #303 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Athletic Bilbao teammates, Yuri Berchiche had 1 assists this season. Yuri Berchiche was ranked #72 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Yuri Berchiche has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Yuri Berchiche has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in La Liga action.

RC Celta de Vigo Team Stats

The RC Celta de Vigo Offensive Stats and Metrics

RC Celta de Vigo scored 0.91 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts RC Celta de Vigo in a ranking of #10 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RC Celta de Vigo was able to score 0.55 goals off assists. This puts RC Celta de Vigo in a league ranking of #17 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RC Celta de Vigo was able to score at a 0.21 rate on their shots on target. RC Celta de Vigo has a #18 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, RC Celta de Vigo attempts 4.36 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #4 in La Liga in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, RC Celta de Vigo is able to get 37.5 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #4 in La Liga in shots on target.

RC Celta de Vigo Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RC Celta de Vigo was able to hold opponents to 1.45 goals. RC Celta de Vigo is #17 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.73 shots were saved by RC Celta de Vigo goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. RC Celta de Vigo is ranked #14 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

RC Celta de Vigo goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 58.5% of the time. This puts RC Celta de Vigo ranks #17 in the league in saves rate. RC Celta de Vigo goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 9.1% of the time. This puts RC Celta de Vigo at #2 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

RC Celta de Vigo Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, RC Celta de Vigo had 2.27 crosses of the ball on the pitch. RC Celta de Vigo is in the top 50 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RC Celta de Vigo had 8.64 interceptions. RC Celta de Vigo is in the top 90 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. RC Celta de Vigo has committed 0.09 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts RC Celta de Vigo in the top 52 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RC Celta de Vigo drew 16.09 fouls. RC Celta de Vigo is in the top 15 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. RC Celta de Vigo had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 15.27 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts RC Celta de Vigo in the top 95 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Athletic Bilbao Team Stats

The Athletic Bilbao Offensive Stats and Metrics

Athletic Bilbao scored 1.00 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Athletic Bilbao in a ranking of #8 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Athletic Bilbao was able to score 0.80 goals off assists. This puts Athletic Bilbao in a league ranking of #8 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Athletic Bilbao was able to score at a 0.26 rate on their shots on target. Is Athletic Bilbao a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #14 in La Liga in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Athletic Bilbao attempts 3.9 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #7 in La Liga in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Athletic Bilbao is able to get 32.8 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #7 in La Liga in shots on target.

Athletic Bilbao Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Athletic Bilbao was able to hold opponents to 0.7 goals. Athletic Bilbao is #4 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Athletic Bilbao goalkeepers fended off 1.9 shots per 90 minutes. Athletic Bilbao is ranked #1 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Athletic Bilbao goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 57.9% of the time. This puts Athletic Bilbao ranks #19 in the league in saves rate. Athletic Bilbao goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 20.0% of the time. This puts Athletic Bilbao at #17 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Athletic Bilbao Utility Stats

Athletic Bilbao tried 2.7 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Athletic Bilbao is in the top 25 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Athletic Bilbao had 17.8 interceptions. Athletic Bilbao is in the top 5 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Athletic Bilbao commits 0.0 fouls. This puts Athletic Bilbao in the top 22 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Athletic Bilbao drew 14.5 fouls. Athletic Bilbao is in the top 45 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Athletic Bilbao had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 14.3 times per 90 minutes of action. Athletic Bilbao is in the top 70 percentile in offside calls against them.

RC Celta de Vigo vs. Athletic Bilbao Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: RC Celta de Vigo 2 Athletic Bilbao 3

Moneyline Pick: Athletic Bilbao +133 Pinnacle Sports