Deportivo Alavés and CD Leganés meet at the Mendizorroza Stadium, in a match for the 31st round of the First Division. In the last direct match for this edition of the league, on 23-11-2018, the CD Leganés won at home by (1-0). The history of direct matches played in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 4 matches won 1 and tied 3. But the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium, on 01-21-2018 , for the First Division, the two teams tied by (2-2). Munir (46 ‘) and Alfonso Pedraza (52’) scored the goals of the game, for Deportivo Alavés, and Gabriel (75 ‘) and Joseba Zaldúa (90’), for CD Leganés. Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
After 12 wins, 8 draws and 10 losses, the home team is currently in the 7 th position, with 44 points won. In their last match, they lost with Sevilla out by (2-0), after in the previous match they lost by (0-4) at home, in a match against Atlético Madrid. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses in away matches; against 6 wins, 7 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 home matches for the championship Deportivo Alavés won 4, tied 4 and lost 2, for which they won 16 points out of 30 possible. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (7 out of 14 matches). Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 30 matches in the competition, he suffered the first goal 15 times and only managed 4 comebacks.
The Deportivo Alavés enters this round with a slight, 2-0, in the displacement to the field of Sevilla, registering in this way the second game followed without winning the Spanish championship. In this match against the fans we believe that coach Abelardo will act in the usual tactical system, that is, the 4-4-2, benefiting possession of the ball and organized attacks. However, the locals showed some weaknesses in the defensive stops and in the passing game. The Argentine Jonathan Calleri is the best score of the team in the championship, with 6 goals scored. For this game the coach of the house can not count on Burgui, Maripán and Lupu, all with physical problems.
The away team is currently in the 12 th position of the league, with 39 points won, after 10 wins, 9 draws and 11 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Getafe, by (0-2). In the last match, they won in a home match against Real Valladolid, by (1-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses in away matches, with 11 goals scored and 19 conceded; against 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 20 goals scored and 15 suffered. In his last 10 away matches for the championship the CD Leganés has 3 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses, so he won 11 points out of 30 possible. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (8 out of 15 matches). Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 30 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 17 times and only managed 1 comeback.
Leganés enters this day with a triumph, 1-0, at the reception to Valladolid, adding in this way the second consecutive victory in the Spanish championship: Carrillo offered the three points to his team to score the only goal. In this away game, the team under the command of Mauricio Pellegrino must present himself with a low block, exploring in the best way the space in the back of the opponent: Óscar Rodríguez is the main intervener in this type of transition. It is important to note that forward Guido Carrillo is one of the best Leganés scorers, with 8 goals scored. For this game, the coach can not count on En-Nesyri and Szymanowski, all with physical problems.