Before the Round – La Liga 2 Round 42 (29/05/2022)

    Before the Round – La Liga 2 Round 42 (29/05/2022)
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    La Liga 2 goes into the final round of action this weekend with a lot to play for. Almeria and Eibar are level on 80 points at the top of the table. Third-place Real Valladolid are just two points behind the leaders. Meanwhile, the promotion playoffs will be decided this weekend.

     

    CD Mirandés - CF Fuenlabrada

    Mirandes have a head-to-head record of 3W-2D-0L in the last five matches versus Fuenlabrada ahead of the final day of the season. Fuenlabrada have been relegated despite going unbeaten in their last two games.

    Mirandes are in poor form. They won just one of their last six matches in the league. Three points were taken from their last 18 points on offer with eight goals conceded and four scored.

    Fuenlabrada took four points from the last 18 points on offer. Their last two matches ended without defeat. They too were outscored in the last six games by the tune of 11-8.

    • CD Mirandés's performance has been disappointing of late, as they have won just 1 of their 6 most recent all competitions clashes.
    • CF Fuenlabrada are on a poor run of just 4 wins in 35 matches (all competitions).
    • In their 6 most recent home matches of all competitions, CD Mirandés have been undefeated 5 times.
    • In 7 of their most recent away matches in all competitions, CF Fuenlabrada have seen over 2.5 goals scored.
    • Prediction: Over 2.5 goals @ 1.75

     

    Real Sociedad B - Real Zaragoza

    The reverse fixture between these teams ended 1-1 at Real Zaragoza. Both sides won’t play Segunda football next season after Real Sociedad B were relegated from the league.

    Sociedad B are in up and down form despite their relegation. Nine points were taken from their last 18 on offer. However, Real Sociedad B lost their last two games heading into this one.

    Real Zaragoza will finish mid-table this season regardless of the weekend’s outcome. They are unbeaten in their last two matches in La Liga 2. However, just six points were picked up from the last 18 available.

    • Real Sociedad B have won just 3 of their last 19 home matches in Segunda Division.
    • Real Zaragoza have achieved just 1 win in their 12 most recent away games in Segunda Division.
    • Real Sociedad B have been scoring 0.90 goals on average in their home games in Segunda Division.
    • On average, Real Zaragoza have scored 0.90 goals in their last matches in Segunda Division.
    • Prediction: Under 2.5 goals @ 1.80

     

    CD Lugo - Málaga CF

    Malaga will play in the Segunda next season after avoiding relegation last weekend. On Saturday, they will visit Lugo with the pressure off. Lugo, on the other hand, are just limping toward the end of the campaign.

    Lugo are at the bottom of the La Liga 2 form table. They took just two points from the last 18 points on offer and were outscored 10-3. Lugo have a poor head-to-head record with Malaga at 0W-3D-3L in the last six encounters.

    Malaga took seven points from the last 18 on offer. It wasn’t great, but enough to secure Segunda football for next season. They were +1 in goals across the last six games.

    • CD Lugo are undefeated at HT in their last 12 home league games.
    • Málaga CF have achieved just 4 wins of their last 24 Segunda Division games.
    • CD Lugo are unbeaten in 15 of their last 18 home Segunda Division games.
    • Málaga CF have seen under 2.5 goals in their last 3 games in Segunda Division.
    • Prediction: Draw @ 2.90

     

    Sporting Gijón - UD Las Palmas

    Las Palmas have a head-to-head record of 4W-0D-2L against Sporting Gijon in all competitions in their last six meetings. Las Palmas are battling for a promotion playoff place and a win against Las Palmas would secure it.

    Sporting Gijon are 17th in the league standings. They are unbeaten in their last three matches and took five points from the last nine on offer.

    Las Palmas are unbeaten in their last six games and are on a four-match winning streak in the Segunda. They are the league’s form team having taken 14 points from the last 18 on offer. Las Palmas scored 10 goals and conceded five in their last six games.

    • Sporting Gijón have won only 5 of their last 31 Segunda Division matches.
    • A period of 10 straight games without a defeat marks the all competitions campaign of UD Las Palmas.
    • Sporting Gijón have achieved 3 home wins against UD Las Palmas in Segunda Division.
    • A losing streak makes up UD Las Palmas's last 5 away matches against Sporting Gijón in all competitions.
    • Prediction: Under 2.5 goals