Real Madrid – Elche : Preview & Prediction
After 2 draws, Real Madrid are third, 8 points behind leaders Atletico de Madrid. Zinedine Zidane’s players have the opportunity to get back on track against Elche. With 3 losses in 12 games, the Madrilenians have already left many points to their opponents at home this season. To finish as high as possible, the players of the Casa Blanca will have to make a faultless course in their den. They can count on Karim Benzema, author of 13 goals in 22 league games. Real Madrid are undefeated against Elche in the last 5 games.
Elche is 17th in the standings with just 2 points ahead of Eibar, the first relegation. Elche has just achieved a nice performance by beating Sevilla FC last weekend. Elche players will need to put in a great performance to get a point at Real Madrid. Knowing that Elche has only won 2 wins in 12 games this season. Elche can hang on to the result of the last game which ended in a 1-1 draw to believe in the feat.
Real Madrid are undefeated in their last 28 La Liga games out of 31 home games
Real Madrid’s last 5 games totaled less than 2.5 goals
Elche have lost 6 of their last 7 La Liga games.
Real Madrid remain in contention for the La Liga title.
Real Madrid have better assets than Elche, that’s undeniable.
Real Madrid can no longer really afford to drop points en route at home against a very weak opponent. Real Madrid victory
Real Madrid – Elche : Betting Tips
Real Madrid – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70