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Betting Preview: Celta Vigo vs. Real Madrid: Goals expected from both teams at the Balaidos

19:48 BST 16/08/2019
Karim Benzema Celta Vigo vs Real Madrid La Liga 2018-19
This match is usually associated with lots of goal-scoring action, and this weekend's encounter shouldn't be any different

Celta Vigo host Real Madrid at the Estadio Municipal de Balaidos in the opening round of La Liga 2019-20 fixures on Saturday evening.

The Sky Blues will be hoping for a positive start this term having survived relegation in the previous campaign. Fran Escriba’s men can extend their unbeaten run to six games at home if they come out victorious after 90 minutes, offered at odds of (5.50) with bet365.

Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane will look forward to his stars stepping up, having failed to challenge for the title last season. They are unbeaten in their last 10 league meetings with Celta (W9 D1) and will be aiming to secure all three points once again, which is priced at odds of (1.61).

A stalemate is offered at (3.80) with the same bet firm.

An average of 4.7 goals were scored in the last 10 La Liga games between Real Madrid and Celta  Vigo. Both teams have found the back of the net in their last five league meetings at the Balaidos.

Punters can stake on both teams to score and over 2.5 goals, offered at juicy odds of (1.80) with bet365. This market has paid out in the last five league meetings between the two sides.

Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.