The match will be for Ivan Ania's men a new opportunity to straighten the course after having achieved a single victory when the first third of the season has been covered, results that are ballasting the team's trajectory.
In spite of everything, Ivan Ania has assured this week that "he does not have the feeling of playing the place" and has affirmed that from the club they transmit "confidence and tranquility".
The Asturian coach has reiterated that Racing is "close" to its goal, salvation, since according to the classification with a victory could leave the relegation places.
The Ponferradina will seek to certify its best championship starter in its history in the second division, for which it will need to chain its third consecutive victory, something that only achieved on one occasion.
The Leon team, after the triumphs in Vallecas against Rayo (1-3) and on the last day against Malaga CF (1-0), wants to widen the streak, which also maintains its captain and top scorer, Yuri de Souza , to improve the seventh position in LaLiga SmartBank that it now occupies.
The blue and white coach, Jon Perez Bolo, has for the first time this season with all his staff after recovering the injured, which has forced him to make eight discards for the visit to the Cantabrian terrain, where he added a victory in Second Division in his Last visit, but what was lost when they played in Second B.
The doubts and alternations in the last days have occurred in the goal, with the ownership of Jose Antonio Caro, who seems to have won the confidence of the coach to the detriment of Manu Garcia, while in the center of the defense also the African Yac Magagi It has perfectly combined with the Argentine Franco Russo.
The main modification is usually the drawing presented by the team with one or two clear references in attack and there the Kaxe-Yuri couple seems to have settled permanently, either accompanied by Pablo Valcarce or Nacho Gil, which are the other two options that the technician shuffles .
Racing: Luca Zidane; Aitor Bunuel, Olaortua, Jordi Figueras, Moi Delgado; Yoda, Mario Ortiz, Toribio, Enzo Lombardo; Cejudo and Jon Ander.
Ponferradina: Expensive; They are, Yac, Russo, Rios Reina: Isi, Sielva, Larrea, Nacho Gil; Kaxe and Yuri.
Referee: Victor Areces Franco (Asturian Committee)
VAR: Miguel Angel Ortiz Arias (Madrid Committee)
Field: Sport fields of El Sardinero
Hours: Sunday (6 pm). EFE