La Coruna vs Villarreal Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Saturday, Deportivo La Coruna will host Villarreal at the Estadio Riazor. It will be interesting to see how this one plays out, as one of the worst teams in the league will face one of the best.
Deportivo La Coruna hold the number eighteen slot in the league standings with twenty-nine points from six wins, eleven draws, and nineteen losses. They have one of the worst goal differences in the league, a negative -35. Currently, they are on a four-game winless streak with three draws and a single loss. In the previous round, they drew against Celta Vigo by the score of 1-1. Gomez scored for Celta in the early minutes of the first half. Deportivo tried to get an equalizer and failed to do so up until the final minutes of the match. Perez scored in the second-half stoppage time, and with that goal secured a point for his team.
Villarreal are placed sixth in La Liga with fifty-seven points from the previous thirty-six games. So far in the season, they have won seventeen, drawn six, and lost thirteen matches with a positive goal difference of +5. In the previous round, they ended their unbeaten streak when they managed to lose to Barcelona. Sansone scored the only goal for Villarreal. On the other side, Coutinho, Paulinho, and Messi scored a goal each in the first half, and in the second Dembele added two goals of his own.
The two clubs have a long history between them and in the recent past, Deportivo La Coruna have been the better one. Out of the previous five matches that they’ve played, Deportivo have won two, and the remaining three outings ended as draws. In those five games, they averaged 1.2 goals per game. The last time that Deportivo lost a game to Villarreal was in January 2016.
La Coruna do not have many missing players for the match against Villarreal. Eneko Bóveda is injured, while Fabian Schär is suspended and both will not play on Saturday. Sidnei and Emre Colak are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Villarreal also do not have lots of missing players for this game. Bruno Soriano and Ramiro Guerra are injured and they will not play here. Rúben Semedo is another one player who will not play. All other players are ready for the match.
Possible starting lineups
La Coruna: Martinez; Luisinho, Albentosa, Navarro, Juanfran; Valverde, Krohn-Dehli, Guilherme; Valle; Lopez, Perez
Villarreal: Asenjo; Gaspar, Gonzalez, Ruiz, Rukavina; Rodri, Trigueros; Castillejo, Raba, Cheryshev; Bacca
La Coruna vs Villarreal Prediction
Another one interesting game awaits us on Saturday and this time between Deportivo La Coruna and Villarreal. The hosts do not have a chance to reach safe zone but they will play aggressive football from the first minute. They will play offensive football and will try to score at least one goal. On the other side this game is important for Villarreal and they are eager to pick up all three points here. Villarreal like to play strong in defending, but this time their main objective for the match will be to score a goal more.
So our prediction and betting tips for the match La Coruna vs Villarreal Prediction: Over 2.5 goals. We expect from Villarreal to score at least two goals and to beat La Coruna. Our second betting pick for the match is Villarreal to win. Maybe correct score will be 1-2. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.