Our match prediction:
On Sunday evening one of the biggest derby's in Spain will take place: The derby of Galicia. In 47 earlier games in the Galician derby Celta de Vigo managed to win 47 editions while Deportivo La Coruna managed to win 44 times. Both Galician teams are performing above everyones expectations. Celta de Vigo is currently fourth in the Primera Division while Deportivo la Coruna is placed 9th. We predict Celta de Vigo to win this heated derby. Celta is currently in one of their best form in the last couple of years. Strikers Nolito and Aspas are in superb form and will pull their team through this derby.
Highlighted Team (Celta de Vigo):
Celta de Vigo is a Spanish football club from Vigo in the Galicia region. The club was founded in 1923 after a fusion between Real Club Fortuna de Vigo and Real Vigo Sporting. From 1997 until 2003 Celta de Vigo managed to become a strong team in the Primera Division. Highlight was season 2003/2004 where the club managed to reach the knock out stage of the Champions League but in the same season the team got downgraded to the Segunda Division.Celta de Vigo hosts it’s home games in the Estadio Balaidos stadium which holds a capacity of 31 8000 seats. The club colors of Celta de Vigo are baby blue and white. The club is known by the nickname Celtinas and their biggest rival is Deportivo la Coruna which is from the same region as Celta de Vigo. The biggest achievement of Celta de Vigo is winning the Intertoto cup in 2000 and reaching the final of the Copa del Rey in 1948, 1994 and 2001. Known players that wore the Celta de Vigo jersey are Jordi Cruyff, Diego Costa, Sasa Illic, Makelele, Nene and Sylvinho.