Sporting Gijon vs Cartagena prediction, odds, and free betting tips (26/03/2022)

Sporting Gijon have encountered a string of defeats that have put them firmly in the fear of relegation as they take on Cartagena at the El Molinon this weekend.

Sporting Gijon vs Cartagena – Best Predictions, Odds, & Betting Tips

Sporting Gijon arrested a run of defeats with the 1-1 draw against Leganes. José Luiz Rodriguez might have provided Sporting Gijon with a lead in the first half, but Ruben Pardo levelled things in the second half. Cartagena produced yet another impressive home performance to beat Real Zaragoza 3-0. Delmas’ opener in the first half was bet upon by second-half goals from Dauda and Bodiger.

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Sporting Gijon have been struggling for results for several weeks. The point against Leganes does provide some respite, but it is unlikely to push the team towards getting a victory anytime soon. Cartagena have produced some brilliant results including the wins over Eibar and Real Zaragoza in recent weeks, but their away form is still very questionable.

Total goals over 2.5

Sporting Gijon have been defensively a nightmare over the last few weeks. The team has conceded 10 goals in the last six matches. Even at home in the last six matches, Sporting Gijon have witnessed a combined tally of 17 goals at an average of close to 3 goals per game. Cartagena have come up with eight goals in the last three matches with players like Bodiger and Dauda in good form.

Both teams to score – yes

The last five matches for Sporting Gijon and Cartagena have been filled with goals. In the case of the former, all of these five matches have produced goals at both ends while just one of the recent matches involving Cartagena has missed out on this statistic.

Sporting Gijon vs Cartagena: Match Preview and Team News

Sporting Gijon

Sporting Gijon are six points away from the relegation zone with only a few weeks left in the season. Manager Josep Lluis Marti has failed to lift the fortunes of the team since coming to the club in February, but his record against Cartagena is impressive with two wins out of two. The home team will be without José Luiz Rodriguez due to international action while Diego Marino and Guille Rosas are missing due to injury.


Cartagena are bordering on the brink of getting into the top six places but the mediocre away form has led down the team on numerous occasions. Alberto de la Bella is the only player who is missing from action due to a muscle injury.

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Sporting Gijon vs Cartagena prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Estadio Municipal El Molinon

When will this match start? March 26, 2022 at 17:00 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Sporting Gijon

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