After 8 wins, 7 draws and 8 losses, the home team is in the 11th
position, havinf won 31 points so far. In the last match, they have lost in an away match against Leganés by (3‑2), after in the previous match they have won (2‑0) at home, against Tenerife. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses in away matches, with 15 goals scored and 22 conceded; against 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 16 goals scored and 11 conceded. For the league, Lugo won 18 points out of 30 possible points, after 5 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses in the last 10 home matches.
In this competition, they haven’t lost any of the last 8 home matches. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half‑time was the 0‑0 (6 out of 11 matches). 9 of their last 11 matches for this competition have ended with Under 2,5 goals, so there is a tendency for few goals in their home matches. They have conceded the first goal in 11 of their 23 matches for this competition, and have only turned the score around in 2.
CD Lugo arrives in this match with a 3-2 defeat in the leganés field, in a game counting for the twenty-third round of the SmartBank League. Manu Barreiro scored twice in the match, but failed to prevent defeat. With this result, the home team has thirty-one points and occupies the eleventh position.
The team led by Mehdi Nafti must present themselves in a 4-4-2, favoring defensive organization and positional attacks. The two most advanced players, responsible for making sense of the opponent’s defensive structure are Chris Ramos and Manu Barreiro. For its part, the central corridor must be formed by Gerard Valentín, Fernando Seoane, Juanpe and Hugo Rama. For this game, the helmsman of the home team has all the players available.
Confirmed Lineup: Ander Cantero, Edu Campabadal, Gerard Valentín, Roberto Canella, Marcelo Djalo, Frederico Venancio, José Rodríguez, Juanpe, Ignacio Pastor, Hugo Rama, Manu Barreiro.