Betting tips for Villarreal vs Leganes- 10.01.2018
The Ceramics Stadium is the stage where the elimination of the Copa del Rey Round of 16 final between the "grogueta" group and the Leganés CD is decided. In the first leg played in Butarque, the pepineros won by 1-0. Villarreal occupies the 6th position in the Santander League, adding 28 points in 18 matches, to 4 of the fourth place occupied by Real Madrid. The yellow team secured the first place in Group A of the Europa League, and will see the faces in 1/16 final with French Olympique Lyon.
The Castellón team took some momentum after the dismissal of Fran Escribá and the arrival of Javier Calleja to the bench. The Yellow Submarine will have something more than 180 million budget this campaign, which dreams of getting back into the Champions League. The Castellonans have invested 42 million euros in the signings of 4 players: the Portuguese defender Rubén Semedo, for which they have paid 14 million euros to Sporting CP; the Turkish forward Enes Ünal, for which they pay another 14 million to Manchester City; the midfielder Pablo Fornals, for which they have paid the 12 million euros of his clause of rescission to Malaga; and the definitive purchase of goalkeeper Andrés Fernández to FC Porto, for which they have paid 2 million euros.
The sale of Bakambú to Chinese football has meant the arrival of the team of the Colombian Roger Martínez and the return before the end of the cession of the end Alfonso Pedraza, highlighted in his spell at Deportivo Alavés.
After closing the year winning at Mestalla, Villarreal has a defeat and a draw in the last two games, both played in 2018.
Copa del ReyThe CD Leganés occupies the 9th position in the table, with 24 points in 17 games, as he has yet to play the game postponed against Real Madrid. The pepinero set faces its second season in the maximum competition of Spanish football with greater enthusiasm than the last one, in which it hardly had problems to maintain the category.
Asier Garitano continues to lead the cucumber box, which will have more than 41 million euros in budget. To try to improve the performance given last year, the Lega has invested just over 6 million euros in the definitive purchase of the Greek powerhouse Siovas and right-back Tito, apart from the purchase of Genoa from another power station, Ezequiel Muñoz. The Real Sociedad assigns them to right-back Joseba Zaldúa, while the goal Nereo Champagne arrives from the Argentine Olympus. In addition, free left-back Raúl García, just ex-Alavés; midfielder Gerard Gumbau, formed in Barça B; the playmaker Javi Eraso, former Athletic Club Bilbao; the center of the Eibar Mauro dos Santos; and the goal Iván Cuéllar, ex-Sporting de Gijón. In the final hours of the transfer market, Celta gave forward Claudio Beauvue and Watford, Nordin Amrabat.
CD Leganés comes from winning the two games he has played in 2018.
El Leganés has won the last two duels between the two (both in league, in Butarque), falling in three of the only visits to Villarreal. The forecast is that Leganés will qualify for the next round.
Villarreal vs Leganes Prediction: 1/1 2.50
Villarreal vs Leganes betting tip: Over 3.5 Goals @ 1.80
Villarreal vs Leganes final score recommendations: 3-1 10.00