In Germany, the VAR regularly provided a lot of discussion. This problem has not only leased Germany, but also in the other top leagues, the system is not always 100% traceable. In Spain, FC Barcelona in particular felt battled against the bats of Valencia by two contentious decisions. Thanks to a towering Lionel Messi, a 0-2 deficit could still be equalized. Spain’s 22nd round will end on Monday evening with a derby man in the shape of a derby – Rayo Vallecano receives Leganes!
Football Betting Tips Rayo Vallecano vs. Leganes
The two teams are not only in the neighbors table, but also geographically on the map. Almost 18 kilometers is the distance between the two teams. In the table, the difference is just five hits. Due to the poorer goal ratio, promoted Rayo Vallecano is currently on the first relegation place. However, the shape curve has recently shown clearly upwards and so the home side are favored by the bookmakers. For a home win by Rayo Vallecano against Leganes odds of 2.30-2.40 are offered. The game begins on Monday evening at 9 pm at the Campo de Futbol de Vallecas.
Rayo Vallecano – Statistics & Current Form
The current strong form of the riser can be proven by the current form table. Looking at the form of the last six games and the last eight games, the team of head coach Michel is currently in an excellent fourth place. In the most recent eight league games, the LaLiga returnee collected no fewer than 16 points. Previously, there were just seven points in 13 games. From the beginning, Michel had argued that his team needed time, but would definitely acclimatize. This time was the Spanish Sankt Pauli – Rayo is compared again and again with the Kiez club – given. The last few weeks have impressively shown that he was right.
The final defeat in the Spanish LaLiga put it for Rayo on December 15 in the derby against Champions League winner Real Madrid. This was followed by three league victories in series, a draw against the form-strong Basque Real Sociedad de San Sebastian and last weekend an away win in the Basque Country at Deportivo Alaves. 13 out of 15 possible points are accordingly in the recent five games to book. In view of this formality, a prognosis in favor of the hosts is an interesting option between Rayo Vallecano and Leganes.
Striking is a look at the previous home games that these are marked by many goals. No fewer than 43 (!) Goals have been scored in Rayo Vallecano’s eleven home games so far. In nine of the eleven home games betting on the over 2.5 was the right decision, seven times was even the tip on a over 3.5 the right choice. This results in a completely different picture of the away games (three out of ten were over 2.5 – a total of only 18 goals in ten games).
In terms of personnel, last-minute new signing Franco di Santo still has to fit in due to his patellar tendon irritation. Otherwise, however, the promoters are all actors available.
Expected formation of Rayo Vallecano:
Dimitrievski – Ba, Amat, Velazquez – Moreno, Comesana, Imbula, Advincula – Trejo, Embarba – de Tomas
Last Games by Rayo Vallecano:
- 28.01.2019 – Alaves Vs. Rayo Vallecano 0: 1 (La Liga)
- 20.01.2019 – Rayo Vallecano Vs. Real Sociedad 2: 2 (La Liga)
- 11.01.2019 – Rayo Vallecano Vs. Celta Vigo 4: 2 (La Liga)
- 05.01.2019 – Valladolid Vs. Rayo Vallecano 0: 1 (La Liga)
- 23.12.2018 – Rayo Vallecano Vs. Levante 2: 1 (La Liga)
Leganes – Statistics & Current Form
In the first two years, the club from the Madrid suburbs occupied the 17th place in the table and thus just barely reached the league. Success coach Asier Garitano left the club after the second LaLiga year, however, and since then Mauricio Pellegrini is responsible for Leganes for the sporting success. Currently, the team is again on rank 17 of the table – so the big goal would be achieved, because the league is subordinated everything.
After a weak start to the season – four points from the first seven games – the former professional was already in the criticism. But now he is back in the saddle. Most of all, he owes this to his good performance in the recent past. Leganes lost only two of the last eleven league games. However, the points were too often shared. These two losses continued in the recent two away games against Espanyol and FC Barcelona. The away balance is clearly negative with just one win (Matchday 14 against Real Valladolid), three draws and seven defeats. Six away points mean 19th place in the away table. These numbers are set too low in the game between Rayo Vallecano and Leganes odds of just a 3.40 on a Leganes victory; Value is not available here.
With Rayo Vallecano, many goals are inevitable at home, but with Leganes in the away games, the tip on the under 2.5 was often the right decision. In seven of the eleven away matches the number of goals was 0-2 hits. The Pellegrino-Elf has only managed to score a meager eight away goals this season. With Guido Carillo (five goals this season) Leganes have to do without the best scorer. In his absence, Youssef En-Neysri scored twice for Eibar last term.
Expected formation of Leganes:
Cuellar – Silva, Siovas, Omeruo, Bustinza, Nyom – Recio, Vesga – Rodriguez – Braithwaite, En-Neysri
Last matches of Leganes:
- 26.01.2019 – CD Leganés vs. SD Eibar 2: 2 (La Liga)
- 20.01.2019 – FC Barcelona vs. CD Leganés 3: 1 (La Liga)
- 16.01.2019 – CD Leganés vs. Real Madrid 1-0 (Copa del Rey)
- 12.01.2019 – CD Leganés vs. Huesca 1: 0 (La Liga)
- 09.01.2019 – Real Madrid vs. CD Leganés 3: 0 (Copa del Rey)
Rayo Vallecano vs. Leganes Comparison & Statistics Highlights
The small Madrid city derby does not have a long common past. So far, the two teams faced each other only 13 times in a competitive match. In the current season 2018/19 it came here for the first time since the 2003/04 season again to this duel. However, the game on Monday night will be the fourth season-long match between the two teams from Madrid. The first leg on Matchday 8 – also the first match in the Spanish Football League – ended in a 1-0 win for Leganes. Games two and three were played in the Spanish Royal Cup. After a 2-2 home draw, Leganes won 1-0 away and celebrated promotion to the Copa del Rey!
Rayo Vallecano vs. Leganes Our Betting Tips
The city derby in Madrid on Monday evening is all about the relegation battle. The Spanish LaLiga are extremely close together and the winner in this game could make up several places. Athletic Bilbao, currently eleventh, has only three more points on the credit side than the two teams from Madrid. The superior form of the hosts certainly speaks for a home win. In the derby between Rayo Vallecano and Leganes, the odds of 2.40 for the home win are also quite appealing.
Key Facts – Rayo Vallecano vs. Leganes tips
The newcomer is “on fire” – in the form table of the last six games Rayo is in fourth place!
Three season games have already been played this season – Leganes celebrated two wins, the third game ended in a draw!
1-3-7 Legan’s away footage is catastrophic – rank 19 in the away table!
However, it should not be forgotten that the guests have lost only two of the last eleven league games – but the last two away games. To that end, there are a few doubts whether the tip on the home win is the right decision. In the over / under goal market, the question will be asked: Will Rayo Vallecano’s home-winning home games prevail, or will Leganes’ scoreless away games take over? An average of 3.91 goals per home game and nine out of eleven over 2.5 are ultimately impressive numbers in terms of the existing odds. Finally, between Rayo Vallecano and Leganes are offered for the tip on the over 2.5 odds of 2.40. Although there are often fewer goals for Leganes, these bets are definitely worth a lot of value.
Sure Tip: Over 2.5 goals