Gijon – Valencia : Preview & Prediction
Sporting de Gijon faces for this 1/8 round of the King’s Cup an opponent who does not suit him too much. In 10 years, Sporting Gijon has managed to win Valencia only once! The spot will be tricky for the 9th of D2 Spanish who remains on 1 success in Mallorca (1-0) and 3 draws in Eibar (2-2), Elche (0-0) and Lugo (0-0) on December 22 last in his last four outings. Undefeated at home since June 10, 2018, the Sporting Gijon could fall on his pre against a Valencia team that places real hopes in this competition. The current 8th Liga has not lost since December 1 against Real Madrid and has made 3 wins and 2 draws in his last 5 games. Marcelino’s squad caught FC Sevilla (1-1), defeated Manchester United (2-1) and Huesca (2-1) in December. Tombeur Ebro (2-1 and 1-0) in the previous round, Valencia FC will have to master this first leg against a team Gijon who released Eibar (2-0 and 2-2) a few weeks ago .
Since 2009, Valenciahave suffered only one defeat against Sporting Gijon.
Valencia FC have won their last four trips to Estadio Municipal El Molinon.
Valencia is 8th in La Liga.
Sporting de Gijón is 9th in the Spanish second division.
Valencia FC are undefeated for a month.
FC Valencia, superior hierarchically, should do the taf in this first leg and take an option for the 1/4 final.
Gijon – Valencia : Betting Tips
Draw Odds: 3.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
UDNER 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70