Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the La Liga match between Rayo Vallecano and Almeria. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.
Almeria will go up against Rayo Vallecano this coming Monday for a La Liga meeting.
Rayo Vallecano are placed seventh with 29 points after 19 matches. Almeria occupy 11th position in the league standings with 22 points.
Form: Rayo Vallecano vs Almeria
Rayo Vallecano Form
Rayo Vallecano have been a little inconsistent recently, as they beat Real Valladolid by 0-1. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 0-2 against Real Sociedad, before claiming three points in a 0-1 win against Villarreal. The Red Sashes claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in La Liga. They also drew two and lost two, scored nine goals, and conceded seven.
In their last three matches, Almeria drew 1-1 with Atletico Madrid, 2-2 with Valencia, and beat Espanyol by 3-1. In their last six La Liga away matches, the Red and Whites failed to win even once. Instead, they’ve drawn two and lost four, scoring five while also conceding 14 times.
Betting stats and facts for Rayo Vallecano and Almeria
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Rayo Vallecano and Almeria played across all tournaments.
- In 8 of the last 10 Rayo Vallecano home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Rayo Vallecano matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Rayo Vallecano have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
- Rayo Vallecano have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
- Rayo Vallecano have lost 3 of the last 4 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Almeria have not won the last 14 away matches in a row
- Almeria have conceded in the last 16 away matches in a row
- Almeria have conceded in 23 of the last 25 matches
- In 10 of the last 12 Almeria matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 10 of the last 12 Almeria matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
Players under the radar: Rayo Vallecano vs Almeria
Francisco Portillo shows decent form right now for Almeria, as he scored two goals in his last six games in La Liga. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Rayo Vallecano, who are strong favourites this coming Monday. Siding with Sergio Camello also looks like a nice prospect as he scored three goals in his last six La Liga matches.
Betting markets: Rayo Vallecano vs Almeria
Rayo Vallecano claimed all three points four times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, drawing three along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. Almeria won zero of their last 10 games away, drawing four and losing six in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
Rayo Vallecano managed the first goal of the game in only four of their 10 previous games played. Meanwhile, Almeria were first on target in four of their last 10 outings. Rayo Vallecano have scored in 5 consecutive league meetings with Almeria.
Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Rayo Vallecano’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.1 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of the last ten outings for Almeria, who managed to score 1.1 times in those matches.
Betting prediction: Rayo Vallecano vs Almeria
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Rayo Vallecano and Almeria seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this La Liga match.