Rayo Vallecano vs Mallorca: prediction for the La Liga match
After a return from Segunda this year capital team managed to find their game in the top-flight division pretty quick, they are playing here regularly, but can't clinch a spot for a long time. In this season The Vallecans got off to a great start in La Liga, they showed a great performance and achieved good results.
In 13 rounds of the current season The Red Sashes recorded six victories and two draws, which brought them 20 points and a 7th spot in the standings. Team's offensive line is looking aggressively, they scored 19 goals, but team also conceded more than one goal per game on average.
After a success in the match against Barcelona (1:0) Madrid team split the points with Celta (0:0) and suffered an away defeat to their local rivals, Real (1:2). We should note that team was not looking worse than the opponent in the Madrid derby.
Merquelanz and Falcao won't play in today's game.
In the previous season Mallorca put up a successful performance in the second-tier Spanish division and earned a straight promotion back to La Liga.
At the start of the new season The Islanders performed successfully and beat Alaves and Espanyol, but this success didn't last long. After 13 rounds of the current season The Pirates have three victories and six draws, which brought them 15 points and a 13th spot in the standings.
Team's offensive line is looking weak, they scored one goal per game on average, but conceded way more. In four most recent rounds Luis Garcia Plaza's team drew to Valencia (2:2), Sevilla (1:1), Cadiz (1:1) and Elche (2:2).
Baba, Sevilla, Hoppe, Kuboand Raillo are unavailable for the match. Greif is isolated with a coronavirus.
This bet played in 2 out of 4 most recent matches of the hosts
In 2 out of 3 most recent head-to-head matches goals were scored in both halves
This bet played in 2 out of 3 most recent matches of the visitors
Hosts are undefeated in six consecutive home matches
Teams are pretty even on head-to-head matches, but both teams performed well at the start of the current season. We are expecting an offensive performance from both teams, it will bring a number of goal opportunities, so we offer to place a bet on total over - both teams are scoring and conceding many goals.
Our prediction - both to score
We are expecting a contested match, so we offer to place a bet on a draw with a high odd.
Our second bet is on a draw