Alaves – Leganes : Preview & Prediction
Alavés and Leganes play at Mendizorroza Stadium in a match of the 20th round of the Primera Division. In the last clash between these teams in this competition, on 18-08-2017, the Leganes won at home by (1-0). The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 3 matches won 1 and drew 2. However, in the last confrontation in this stadium by the Primera Division on 21-01-2017, the game ended in a draw for (2-2). The goals of the match were scored by Laguardia (11 ‘) and Edgar Méndez (51’) for Alavés and Guerrero (45 ‘) and Pablo Ínsua (84′) for Leganes. It is necessary to analyze with special attention the house / outside condition, since Alavés presents different results at home and abroad.
Analysis of Alaves
After 6 wins and 13 losses, the home team is in 17th place, having won 18 points. In the last match, they won at home (1-0), after having lost in the previous game in a game against Athletic Bilbao (2-0). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when they play in front of their fans, since in the last 30 matches he has scored 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses, with 15 goals scored and 21 goals conceded, against 9 wins and 6 losses at home with 20 goals scored and 14 conceded. In the last game that played, for the Copa del Rey, lost with Valencia away by (2-1). In the last 10 home games for the championship, Alavés has recorded 4 wins and 6 losses, having won 12 points out of 30. In their home league games the most frequent marker in the break was 0-0 (4 out of 10 matches). His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 19 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 14 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard. There are 1 periods in the last 10 home games in this competition: he scored 4 of his 8 goals in the minutes (46’-60 ‘).
Alavés have a chance to score their fourth consecutive win in the Spanish Championship, thus compensating for their not-so-good performance away from home, where they have lost their last two games. In the last round, the team did not have a great performance, finishing with 38% of possession and less finalizations than the opponent, but still managed to leave with the victory by the minimum score against Sevilla. Based on the numbers of the competition, it is possible to notice that the team has been characterized by a very inefficient offensive sector, that stopped marking in nine occasions, and now figures among the three worst. Another weakness of the club is possession of the ball, which has the worst league average. The coach has been testing various tactical formations, and in this duel there must be some changes between the initial eleven.
Analysis of Leganes
The visiting team is currently in 13th place with 24 points, after 7 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Real Sociedad for (1-0). In the last match, lost out to the Betis by (3-2). This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 6 wins, 1 tie and 8 losses as a visitor; against 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. In the last game that played, for the Copa del Rey, lost with Real Madrid at home by (0-1). In the last 10 away games Leganes has won 3, 1 draw and 6 defeats, having won 10 points out of 30.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 6 games outside of your stadium. In the matches played out there are some frequent results at the end of the first 45 ‘: 0-0 (4 out of 8 matches) and 1-0 (4 out of 8 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their away games there is a tendency towards few goals, since 7 of their last 10 matches in the competition finished with Less than 2.5 goals. In 18 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 9 games in which he conceded the first goal. There are 2 periods in the last 10 matches played as a visitor for this competition: scored 3 of his 8 goals between minutes (46’-60 ‘); suffered 4 of his 11 goals between the minutes (16’-30 ‘).
Leganes recently had a very difficult phase in the Spanish League when they went on to accumulate four consecutive defeats, but then managed to sketch a reaction, but now it comes again from a defeat. At the time, the team had only 25% possession and missed many passes, but still managed to annoy Betis, with two goals, having suffered the goal of defeat in the final minutes of the match. Although he has conceded three goals in this match, the defensive system of the team remains one of the least leaked of the competition, losing only to Atletico Madrid and Barcelona in this matter.
Alaves – Leganes : Betting Tips
Alaves – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70