Betting tips for Real Madrid vs Villarreal 13.01.2018
Real Madrid receives, this Saturday, in the Santiago Bernabéu of the capital of Spain, Villarreal in match of the nineteenth day of La Liga Santander, last of the first round of the competition. The whites, practically without possibilities of reaching the title, despite the fact that we are only in January, will want to give a positive response to the crisis and the hostile environment that, surely, the stands will be felt. They face a Villarreal who is not going through his best either, but who could get a lot closer to the Champions positions if he surprised at the Bernabéu.
Real Madrid returns to play at the Bernabéu after, on Wednesday, have tied (2-2), with Numancia, in the round of the knockout round of Copa del Rey, a tie that had been decided in the gone with a 0-3. In League, the meringues come to tie in Vigo 82-2) and add two games without winning, having received 5 goals. They remain in fourth place in the table, with one game less, but already 5 points behind Valencia, third, and 16 from Barcelona who are the leaders, while they maintain a 3-point lead for Sevilla and four for Villarreal. They have 9 wins, 5 draws and 3 defeats, with 32 goals scored and 16 received, with only the third best attack (equal to Celta) and the fourth best defense of the competition. One of the negative factors is the performance of Ronaldo, who adds only 4 points and shares with Isco, Bale, and Asencio the status of the team's top scorer. For this duel, Zidane will still not be able to count on his son Luca, with Benzema and Ramos, all injured, but he recovers Carvajal, who had lost the game of Galicia by sanction. After having rotated the team in Cup, the French coach must present the best eleven available in this duel. Only Carvajal and Nacho will repeat ownership of Wednesday's game.
laliga santander Villarreal visits the Bernabéu after, also on Wednesday, having been eliminated from the Copa del Rey, by Leganés, which they defeated (2-1) for a result that was not enough to overcome the defeat of the first leg (0 -1). In league, add 3 games without losing but come from a draw at home with Depor and only have 3 wins in the last 8 games of all competitions. The yellow submarine occupies the sixth position of the table, with 1 point less than this Sevilla and one more than Eibar, which is the first team outside the zone of access to European competitions. They have 8 wins, 4 draws and 6 defeats in the competition, with 25 goals scored and 21 received, with Bakambu as their top scorer. The striker will be, however, out of the Castellón team heading to China and should not play in this game. Neither André Fernández, Semedo, Bruno Soriano, Sansone and Roberto Soriano will play, all injured, while Víctor Ruiz will be punished. Triguero returns to the team after serving a penalty on the last day. With respect to the Cup match, like Zidane, Javier Calleja did many rotations in the middle of the week and only Álvaro González, Trigueros, Fornals and Unal will repeat the alienation of the Spanish coach.
Real Madrid vs Villarreal Prediction: X/1 5.50
Real Madrid vs Villarreal betting tip: Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.80
Real Madrid vs Villarreal final score recommendations: 3-1 10.00