Villarreal – Las Palmas : Preview & Prediction
The home team is currently in 8th place with 13 points, after 4 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, won at home to Eibar by (3-0). In the last match, he won out to Girona by (1-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when you play in front of your fans, since in the last 30 matches you have 6 wins, 1 draw and 8 defeats as a visitor, with 15 goals scored and 21 conceded, against 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 home defeats, with 30 goals scored and 19 conceded. In the last game they played, for the Europa League, tied with Slavia Prague at home by (2-2). In the last 10 home games Villarreal have recorded 7 wins and 3 draws. In 8 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 4 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Villarreal are back to play in their Spanish Cup squad for a second consecutive win in the competition, and are packed after winning their second away win, giving them a chance to clinch three straight victories. In their last clash, the team finished almost three times less than their opponents, but showed opportunism, and with a very combative defense, got the three points. The team does not possess a great offensive power, but playing before their fans has already added six goals in three matches, having conceded only one goal in that condition. For this game, the coach should not have big embezzlements, and probably will have the scorer Bakambu in attack.
The visiting team is currently in 18th place with 6 points, after 2 wins and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to Barcelona by (3-0). In the last match, lost at home to Celta de Vigo by (2-5). 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 3 wins, 2 draws and 10 losses as a visitor, with a total of 15 goals scored and 32 conceded. Already inside the home, he won 8 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses, with a total of 30 goals scored and 27 conceded. In the championship, the Las Palmas won 3 points in 12 possible, after 1 victory and 3 losses in the last 4 games that he played as a visitor.
For this competition, it registers a sequence of 4 defeats in the last games. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 8 games for this competition. This is a team that scored few times first and they only managed to open the scoring in 2 of their last 8 games in the Primera Division, of these 2 reached the break in advantage in 1 and won in the late 90 ‘in all. In 8 games in this competition, he never managed to get back on the scoring in the 6 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Las Palmas had two defeats at the beginning of the Spanish Championship, then recovered and managed to win two straight wins, but they seem to have lost a lot of income and now they have four consecutive defeats, and in three of them they could not swing the net. The last of them occurred inside the house, when it had a good volume of finalizations, but was surpassed by the great performance of Aspas by Celta de Vigo. The club has been characterized by having a bad sector defensive, since it stopped of conceding goal in only one confrontation until the moment. As a visitor, the team failed to clear the scoring in three of their four games, evidencing that there are problems to be solved in the offensive sector. The highlight of the team is Viera, responsible for the two assists of the last game.
Villarreal – Las Palmas : Betting Tips
Villarreal and Las Palmas meet at Camp El Madrigal in a 9th round match of the Primera Division. The history of direct confrontations played at this stadium indicates balance between these two teams, since there was 1 draw and 1 victory for each team in the last 3 matches. However, in the last match at this stage, in a match for the Primera Division, on 10-21-2016, Villarreal won by (2-1). The goals of the match were scored by N. Sansone (64 ‘) and C. Bakambu (90’) for Villarreal and K. Boateng (31 ‘) for Las Palmas. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games.
Villarreal – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70