Getafe – Alaves : Preview & Prediction
Getafe and Alavés play in the Alfonso Pérez Coliseum in a Copa del Rey match (16 round of 32). There is no record of official clashes between these two teams in the last 3 years. The last confrontation was on 02-02-2006 and ended with the result: Getafe (2-2) Alavés. In this match the home factor can play an important role, since both teams present significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
The home team plays their first match in this edition of the Copa del Rey with the intention of taking advantage of the home factor to achieve a positive result. This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 3 wins, 6 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. The team arrives at this meeting after a draw with Levante for (1-1). Getafe won 5, drew 2 and lost 3 of their last 10 home games for all competitions. The team allowed their opponents to score in 8 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has scored regularly as they have managed to make it 8 out of the last 10 games.
Getafe came to this game with a 1-1 draw against Levante, adding the third game followed without proving the taste of victory in official matches: the only goal of the team was scored by Fajr. In this first round in front of Alaves, the coach Pepe Bordalás must maintain the usual tactical design, that is, the 4-2-3-1, with Captain Molina being the most offensive reference of the team: this player is very fast and skilled in the hour to finish. On the other hand, the Spanish Ángel Rodríguez is the highest goal scorer of the home team with 3 goals scored. For this game the local coach does not have Montero and Shibasaki, both injured.
The visiting team makes its debut in this edition of the Copa del Rey with the intention of achieving a positive result and surprise the team of the house. This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 2 wins, 7 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with a total of 14 goals scored and 18 conceded. Already inside the home, won 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, with a total of 15 goals scored and 20 conceded. The team arrives in this match after a defeat away with Betis by (2-0). In the last 10 matches played in all competitions, Alavés won 1, drew 3 and lost 6. The team allowed their opponents goals in 9 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, and their attack needs improving, because he failed to make it in 7 of the last 10 games. The team has had many difficulties in scoring first. In fact, it only opened the scoring once in the last 9 games. In 9 games, he suffered the first goal 8 times and never managed to turn the board.
The Alavés team is going through a difficult phase of the season, having won 7 defeats and 1 win in all eight matches played by the Spanish championship. The only victory for the competition was precisely away from home, when they beat Levante 0-2. In this first round, coach Giovanni De Biasi should use a more cautious strategy, with his lines drawn back, exploring any space to apply the counterattack. The young Munir El Haddadi is one of the highlights of the visitors with 1 goal and 1 assist. For this game the coach has embezzlements: Ibai Gómez and Laguardia, both injured.
Getafe – Alaves : Betting Tips
Getafe – Win Odds: 1.85
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70