Elche 3-6-4, Real Madrid 10-2-3
12/30/20 3:30 pm
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Elche is hosting Real Madrid at Estadio Martinez Valero in round 16 in the Spanish LaLiga.
Elche is struggling this season, and they have been one of the weakest teams in LaLiga so far. With 15 points, 12 scored goals, and 16 conceded goals, Elche is in 17th place in the standings. Elche hasn’t won any of their last 8 LaLiga games, and their only win was in Copa del Rey against a lower league team. Elche was hosting Osasuna in their latest game, and they have had 65% of ball possession, 2 shots on goal, 4 corner kicks, 2 big chances created, and a solid 86% of the correct passes. Elche was losing twice in this game, but they were able to tie the score in the 78th minute. The final result of this match was 2-2. Boye and Fidel are the leading goalscorers for Elche with only 3 goals each, while Fidel also added 2 assists. There are no injured for Elche, but Mfulu and Gonzalez are still questionable. Elche is the newcomer to LaLiga, and even though they are outside the relegation zone now, doesn’t mean they will stay there, and Elche will need to play some of their best soccer yet if they want to stay in LaLiga.
Real Madrid is on fire at the moment, and they have won their last 6 straight games. During this fantastic streak, Real Madrid has scored 13 goals while conceding only 2 goals. With 32 points, same as Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid is in second place in the table, and they have scored a solid 27 goals so far this season. defensively, Real Madrid has had a bad spell, but they were able to get it back on track. Real Madrid has conceded 14 goals so far this season. Benzema has been Real’s best player so far this season with 8 goals and 5 assists. Casemiro and Valverde have each scored 3 goals. Rodrygo has added 4 assists, but he is injured at the moment. There are no other injuries or suspensions in Real Madrid as of right now. In their last game against Granada at home, Real Madrid ahs had 67% of ball possession, 6 shots on goal, 8 corner kicks, 2 big chances created, and a solid 85% of the correct passes. With 2 scored goals in the second half, Real Madrid has won this game 2-0. Real Madrid is playing well, and the moments when everybody on the team is healthy are rare for Real Madrid, and this is one of those moments. If Real Madrid can stay healthy, they will be in the competition to win LaLiga, but Atletico is playing the best soccer in years.
Real Madrid has won all 4 games between Elche, and they are a much better team here. Real is the favorite here, and despite them playing on the road, I will take Real Madrid any day of the week here.