SEVILLA V ESPANYOL
Sevilla, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 3-1 La Liga triumph versus Valencia.
In that match, Sevilla had 58% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 4 on target. For Sevilla, the goals were scored by Papu Gómez (3'), Gonzalo Montiel (15') and Rafa Mir (22'). Valencia CF got 8 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Hugo Duro (31') scored for Valencia.
Their latest results shine a light on the fact that there has been much resilience in the Sevilla defence. Sevilla have been stingy, seeing the number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their past 6 outings standing at 3.
Ahead of this meeting, Sevilla are unbeaten in the league by Espanyol in their previous 6 games.
Espanyol will go into this game following on from a 1-0 La Liga win vs Alaves in their most recent match.
In that match, Espanyol had 53% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. The scorer for Espanyol was Raúl de Tomás (54'). At the other end, Alaves got 8 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
The attacking players from Espanyol have struggled for goals over their last 6 encounters, recording the disappointing return of just 4. In those matches, Periquitos have also seen the overall goal tally of their opponents equal 5. While that may be of interest, we’ll just have to find out whether the trend shall persist in this next game.
Prediction: Over 2.5 Goals
REAL MADRID V VILLARREAL
Real Madrid will be looking for another win after a 6-1 La Liga victory vs Mallorca.
In that match, Real Madrid managed 59% possession and 18 shots on goal with 12 of them on target. For Real Madrid, the goals were scored by Karim Benzema (3', 78'), Marco Asensio (24', 29', 55') and Isco (84'). RCD Mallorca got 17 shots at goal with 5 on target. Kang-In Lee (25') was the scorer for Mallorca.
Real Madrid haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, finding the back of the net in one hundred percent of their last 6 games.
They have managed to rack up 18 during that period while seeing the number of goals scored against them stand at 7.
Villarreal go into this match following a 4-1 La Liga win to beat Elche CF in their previous fixture.
In that game, Villarreal managed 60% possession and 14 shots at goal with 9 on target. For Villarreal, the scorers were Yeremi Pino (5'), Manu Trigueros (39'), Arnaut Danjuma (60') and Alberto Moreno (94'). At the other end, Elche CF got 9 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Johan Mojica (19') scored for Elche CF.
Unai Emery's Villarreal have seen their goal attempts be successful 8 times throughout their most recent six matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during the equivalent period equals 5.
Prediction: Both team to win
SPEZIA V AC MILAN
Spezia will be hoping to bounce back here after a 2-3 Serie A losing effort in their last game against Juventus.
In that match, Spezia had 40% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 5 on target. For Spezia, the goalscorers were Emmanuel Gyasi (33') and Janis Antiste (49'). Juventus got 26 attempts at goal with 9 on target. Moise Kean (28'), Federico Chiesa (66') and Matthijs de Ligt (72') scored for Juventus.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent times where Spezia have shown defensive steel. In fact, Spezia have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 14 goals during that time. Regardless, we will just have to wait and see if that trend might continue on here in this game.
Ahead of this meeting, Spezia are without a home win in the past 3 matches in the league.
AC Milan come into this match after a 2-0 Serie A win versus Venezia in their most recent match.
In that game, AC Milan managed 67% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For AC Milan, the goals were scored by Brahim Díaz (68') and Theo Hernández (82'). On the other side, Venezia got 8 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
Over the course of their last six outings, AC Milan have bagged a total of 12 goals. AC Milan have also scored in every single one of those games. During that period, they’ve seen 5 goals scored by their opponents.
Heading into this contest, AC Milan have not been beaten in their last 5 away league matches.
Prediction: Over 2.5 Goals
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