CD Lugo go into this match following on from a 2-2 La Liga 2 drawn match vs Málaga.
In that game, CD Lugo had 41% possession and 7 shots on goal with 4 on target. For CD Lugo, the scorers were Hugo Rama (27') and Venâncio (40'). For their opponents, Málaga CF had 9 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Juande (70', 88') was the scorer for Málaga.
Over their prior six games, Mehdi Nafti’s CD Lugo have scored a combined total of 5 times which gives them an average number of goals scored per match of 0.83.
Pre-game facts show that CD Lugo:
- have not beaten UD Las Palmas in their previous 3 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 4 home league matches.
UD Las Palmas
UD Las Palmas will go into this clash following a 3-2 La Liga 2 win vs Sporting de Gijón in their previous game.
In that game, UD Las Palmas managed 49% possession and 10 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. For UD Las Palmas, the scorers were Rober (54', 56') and Edu Espiau (84'). On the other side, Sporting de Gijón had 8 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Uroš Đurđević (24', 35') was the scorer for Sporting de Gijón.
The numbers tell their own story, and UD Las Palmas have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals overall. At the back, Las Palmas just haven’t been too solid at all. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Heading into this contest, UD Las Palmas are without an away win for the past 11 league matches. Their travelling support will be needed here, for sure.
Head to head
Looking at their prior head-to-head clashes stretching back to 07/09/2014 shows that CD Lugo have won 2 of them and UD Las Palmas 4, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 0.
In all, 20 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 7 for Luguiño and 13 being from Las Palmas. That is an average goals per game value of 3.33.
The previous league fixture between the two was La Liga 2 match day 34 on 20/06/2020 when it ended UD Las Palmas 1-0 CD Lugo.
That time, UD Las Palmas managed 60% possession and 18 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The scorer was Rubén Castro (74′).
For their opponents, CD Lugo had 4 shots at goal with 1 on target.
The referee was Aitor Gorostegui.
Team News: CD Lugo
CD Lugo manager Mehdi Nafti does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash thanks to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: UD Las Palmas
Las Palmas manager Pepe Mel has to currently contend with reduced team options. Raúl Fernández (Fractured Finger) and Ale Díez (Metatarsal Fracture) miss out here.
Our assessment is that UD Las Palmas and CD Lugo may well both score, with little between these two teams.
It appears that a draw might be on the cards. That is why we are leaning toward a very even match with a 1-1 score after 90 minutes.
What are the best odds for the game?
Looking at the betting prices for the match on the full-time result market, putting your money on CD Lugo is available for 2.82, a bet on the draw is 2.87 & putting your money on the win for UD Las Palmas gets 2.88. These are the best of the bets being offered at present.
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