Alaves vs Barcelona: Match Preview and Prediction
Alaves vs Barcelona: After defeating UD Almería 0-3, Alaves will be looking to replicate their previous performance. Alaves had 36% of the possession in that game, and three of their eleven shots on goal were on target.
Luis Rioja scored for Alaves in the 52nd minute, and Samu scored in the 10th and 88th minutes. On the other hand, Almeria had a total of 19 shots on goal that they attempted, but none of them were successful in finding the back of the net.
In their last six games, Luis García Plaza’s Alaves have struck the goal nine times in total. On the other hand, they have given up five goals in those matches. Alaves have lost all 12 of their league games against Barcelona coming into this one.
Barcelona beat Osasuna 1-0 in La Liga last time. That game, Barcelona enjoyed 68% possession and only one of their 16 shots on goal were on target. Only Vitor Roque scored for Barcelona (63′). In nine shots, Osasuna failed to score.
Barcelona has helped themselves to a total of 15 goals in their previous six games. Each time, Barcelona has also been able to score a goal. Their defence have let 16 goals go into their own net during that time.
Alaves vs Barcelona: Betting Analysis
After doing a thorough examination of their previous head-to-head outcomes, which date back to July 19, 2020, we have determined that Alaves has not been fortunate in these confrontations. To put that into perspective, they have not been able to win any of their matches, whilst Barcelona has been the superior team, winning 67% of the matches they have played.
Both teams scored a total of 19 goals in these matches, with Babazorros scoring four of them and Barca scoring fifteen of them. The total number of goals scored by both teams was 19. Taking this into consideration, the average amount of goals scored in a game is 3.17.
The most recent league meeting between these two clubs took place on match day 13 of the La Liga competition on November 12, 2023, and the final score was Barcelona 2-1 Alaves.
In that particular day, Barcelona had 72% possession of the ball and 11 total shots on goal, with two of them finding the target. After 53 and 78 minutes, Robert Lewandowski was the only player on their team to score.
Alaves, on the other hand, had eight shots on goal, but only one of them succeeded in hitting the target. Samu scored the goal in the first minute. It was Mateo Busquets Ferrer who served as the referee for the match.
Alaves vs Barcelona: Head-to-Head
Who will win the match between Alaves and Barcelona?
We believe that Alaves may have difficulty scoring goals against this Barcelona team, who we believe will probably do enough to win and take the lead. Our goal is for a very evenly matched game that ends with Barcelona winning.
Our Prediction: Away win
What are the best odds for the game?
When examining the betting prices for the game on the WDW market, it is possible to wager on Alaves for 5.1, a drawn outcome for 4.04, or Barcelona as the winner for 1.86. Right now, those are the most competitive price.