Welcome to our Celta de Vigo vs Atletico Madrid preview and predictions and head to head. Atletico Madrid held out for a draw against the league leaders last weekend and although 3 points behind Real, they will still fancy they are in with a chance for the league title. Celta de Viga lie mid table and are 7 points clear of the relegation zone. They will want to win this to increase the cushioning between them and the drop.

Recent Form

Celta de Vigo LDWDW
Atletico Madrid DLWWL

Celta de Vigo have 8 points from their last 5 matches. Atletico Madrid have 7 points from their last 5 matches.

Previous Meetings and Head to Head

Atletico Madrid have won 6 of these fixtures, with 4 draws and 3 Celta de Vigo wins. Here are recent results for this fixture

08/05/13 PRD Celta de Vigo 1-3 Atletico Madrid
28/01/10 CDR Celta de Vigo 0-1 Atletico Madrid
14/01/07 PRD Celta de Vigo 1-3 Atletico Madrid
20/11/05 PRD Celta de Vigo 2-1 Atletico Madrid
13/12/03 PRD Celta de Vigo 2-2 Atletico Madrid
25/10/02 PRD Celta de Vigo 0-0 Atletico Madrid
28/01/00 PRD Celta de Vigo 0-1 Atletico Madrid
19/06/99 PRD Celta de Vigo 0-1 Atletico Madrid
31/01/98 PRD Celta de Vigo 1-1 Atletico Madrid
31/01/97 PRD Celta de Vigo 1-1 Atletico Madrid

Goals Scored

Celta de Vigo have scored 32 Goals this season
Atletico Madrid have scored 61 Goals this season

As we can see from this statistic Atletico have a much more potent strike force.

Goals Conceded

Celta de Vigo have conceded 37 goals this season
Atletico Madrid have conceded 21 goals this season

We can see from this statistic that Atletico Madrid has a fairly tight defence.

Top Scorers

Celta de Vigo’s top scorers are Charles with 8 goals, Nolito and Lopez with 5 goals
Atletico Madrid’s top scorers are Costa with 21 goals, Villa with 11 goals and Garcia with 8 goals

Team and Selection News

Celta de Vigo will be without Mario Bermejo and Hugo Mallo. Atletico will be without Javi Manquillo and Tiago. So no major injury worries for either team and they should be at almost full strength.

Conclusion

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