Rayo Vallecano – Alaves SOCCER PICKS
Rayo Vallecano and Deportivo Alavés meet at Estadio del Rayo Vallecano (of Vallecas Teresa Riv, in a match for the 5th round of the Primera División.) There is no recent record of direct confrontations between these two teams, who have not played any matches in the Primera División. Last 3 years The last time they met was on 02-15-2009, in a match that ended with the final score: Deportivo Alavés (0-2) Rayo Vallecano.
After 1 win and 2 losses, the home team is currently in the 19th position, with 3 points won. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Huesca by (0-1), after in the previous match they have lost (1-0) an away match against Atlético Madrid. In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Rayo Vallecano won 7, tied 1 and lost 2.
Rayo Vallecano comes to this day motivated, the result of the victory, by 0-1, in the visit to the land of Huesca, thus achieving the first triumph in the Spanish championship: Imbula scored the only goal of the game. In this home game, Coach Míchel is expected to play in the usual 4-4-2, privileging possession of the ball and slow attacks: Kakuta and Trejo are responsible for organizing and creating the offensive process. On the other hand, Adrián Embarba is one of the best markers, with 1 goal scored. There are no absences of weight for this game.
After 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss, the away team is currently in the 6 th position, with 7 points won. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Real Valladolid by (0-1), after in the previous match they have won at home, against Espanyol, by (2-1). In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Deportivo Alavés won 5, drew 1 and lost 4.
Deportivo Alavés reached this day with a victory in Real Valladolid, by 0-1, totaling the third consecutive game without losing in this competition: Ibai Gómez scored the only goal of the team at minute 93 ‘. In this game against Rayo Vallecano, coach Abelardo must opt for a more defensive strategy, exploring the space in the back of the opponent, however, in some moments of the match must have more possession of the ball. Borja Bastón and Rodrigo Ely continue from outside the game due to injury.