Alaves vs Real Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
The second match of the day in La Liga is between Alaves and the defending champion Real Madrid. Alaves are in a terrible form and the boys from Real are far from the football that they've played last season. Non the less this should be an easy win for Real as Alaves is still looking for their first goals their season.
Alaves are by far the worst team in the league. They have not managed to score a single goal while conceding 8 so far in the season. Their last loss was to Deportivo La Coruna 1-0. A poor start to the season cost Luis Zubeldia his job. He did not manage to succeed Mauricio Pellegrino who went to Premier League and is the coach of Southampton. Luis Zubeldia is the first manager to be fired this season in La Liga. It has been a rough start of the season for Alaves and the future does not seem any brighter as they are facing Real Madrid. They have huge problems both on and off the field. The atmosphere in the club is at worst it has been in recent times. If they do not manage to change something fast they will remain at the position they are right now.
Real Madrid are having a terrible start to the season. They have won just 2 games and are 7 points behind their biggest rival, Barcelona. Last week they suffered a shocking 0-1 loss against Real Betis when they conceded late in the game. Their best player, Cristiano Ronaldo, played the whole game and did not look anything like the player which was voted best in the world recently. He attempted 12 shots in the game and failed to score.
Real Madrid are the obvious favorites in this game despite their weak form. They have only 1 loss and 1 draw against Alaves in their history, those matches were played in 2000 and 2001. There should be no surprises here.
Alaves don't have lots of missing players for the match against Madridians. Víctor Laguardia and Héctor Hernández are injured and they will not play for sure. Munir El Haddadi and Bojan are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are available for the match.
On the other side Real Madrid have more missing players for this game. Karim Benzema, Mateo Kovacic, Theo Hernández, Marcelo and Toni Kroos are injured and they will not play here. Jesús Vallejo is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play.
Possible starting lineups
Alaves: Pacheco; Duarte, Maripan, Ely, Vigaray; Garcia, Pina; Burgui, Medran, Gomez; Haddadi
Real Madrid: Navas; Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Nacho; Isco, Casemiro, Modric; Asensio; Ronaldo, Bale
Alaves vs Real Madrid Prediction
Another one ticket booster game on Saturday in La Liga. Match Alaves vs Real Madrid brings us very good betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on this game. Real Madrid are absolute favorites to win this game and all expect from them to hammer Alaves. The hosts play very badly and have failed to score in all 5 matches in La Liga this season. They like to play strong football in defending and have played with under 2.5 goals scored in four of these five games. On the other side Real Madrid like to play offensive football and they will try to score an early goal. Real Madrid have won their last 11 away matches in La Liga. They have scored at least two goals in these 11 away days.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Alaves vs Real Madrid Prediction: Real Madrid to win. On this match we expect from the visitors to score at least four goals and our second betting pick for the match is Over 3.5 goals. If you link these two bets then will win more money. Also we expect a red card for Alaves. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.