Villarreal vs Barcelona Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Last Sunday match, derby of the round, and the most anticipated match of all, Villarreal vs Barcelona will be a real treat for everybody, both football and betting fans. Very good football I and very open and dynamic match is expected and major bookmakers managed to spice this match up even more by offering plenty of different games to play and combining them with very good betting odds.
Villarreal lost 3-1 in their last match in Copa Del Rey against Real Sociedad. This was completely unexpected defeat and shuck up a bit team confidence. However they are well played and well experienced team and there’s no doubts that in this match they will enter well prepared and eager to get at least one point. This season they were leading team at the halftime in 56% of their matches in total and they earned most of their points, 66% of them at home.
On the other side Barcelona also lost surprisingly against Athletic Club in their last match, in Copa Del Rey. Same as Villarreal there’s no doubts that they will be fully fit and ready for this match. This season they scored at least one goal in each away match and scored at least one goal in 75% of their away matches in total. They are on the second place at the table with five points more than Villarreal who are fifth placed and six points less than first placed Real Madrid.
When it comes to their mutual encounters, two teams played draw in their last match however Barcelona won in five matches before against Villarreal in all competitions. Statistically Barcelona are favorites to win, but considering current form and recent performances, in this match there will be no actual favorite to win. Both teams will head for the victory and all three points without calculations and we will definitely enjoy in one very good football match. Read our betting tips and predictions and try to earn some cash placing the right bets, and of course don’t forget to read our other match previews.
Where to watch match Villarreal vs Barcelona Live Stream
Villarreal have three missing players for the match against Barca. Roberto Soldado and Denis Cheryshev are injured and they will not play for sure. Cédric Bakambu is another one player who will not play here. All other players are fully fit and they are highly motivated for the match.
On the other side Barcelona also dont have many missing players for the match. Jasper Cillessen is injured and he will not play for sure. All other players are ready to play and all of them are eager to win this game after loosing a match in Cup.
Possible starting lineups
Villarreal: Asenjo; Costa, Musacchio, Ruiz, Mario; Castillejo, Bruno, Trigueros, Santos; Sansone, Pato
Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Roberto, Mascherano, Pique, Alba; Iniesta, Busquets, Suarez; Messi, Suarez, Neymar
Villarreal vs Barcelona Prediction
We expect one very interesting and exciting football match Villarreal vs Barcelona. Both sides will play offensive from the first minute and it will be open and dynamic football game with lots of scoring chances on both sides. Villarreal play very well this season and they are fifth placed team in La Liga. The Yellow Submarine is in fine fettle, especially when play in front of their fans. They have won 6 of their last 7 home matches and have scored at least two goals in these six winning games. On the other side Barcelona as always play very well and for sure they will play very attractive and offensive. Barca have very good records in previous meetings and they are undefeated in last 16 matches against Villarreal in all competitions.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Villarreal vs Barcelona Prediction: Both teams to score. We expect more then two goals here so our second betting pick for the match is Both to score and Over 2.5 goals. Barca are closer to win this game, but better option is to place our bets on goals because Villarreal play very strong football. If you want to take a risk with higher betting odd then can try with bet Over 3.5 goals. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.