Elche vs Atl. Madrid – Prediction, and Match Preview
Elche vs Atl. Madrid – Following their 2-1 La Liga defeat to UD Almera in their previous match, Elche CF will be seeking to improve on their previous performance today.
Elche CF enjoyed 54% of the game’s possession and made 15 total attempts on goal, scoring on one of them. Ezequiel Ponce (90′) was the lone player for Elche CF to register a goal.
Almera attempted nine goals at the other end, and two of them were successful. UD Almera scored goals through Leo Baptisto (22′) and Adri Embarba (52′).
Elche CF haven’t consistently displayed their defensive mettle in recent contests. They will be troubled by Elche CF’s failure to stop opponents from scoring in five of their previous six matches, in which they allowed nine goals to be scored in the process.
Let’s see if that pattern holds for the duration of this game. Elche CF entered this matchup having lost all nine of their league games to Atlético Madrid.
After defeating Cádiz 5-1 in their previous match in La Liga, Atlético Madrid enters this contest.
Atlético Madrid had a 61% possession advantage and made 18 total attempts, eight shots on goal, five of which were successful.
Antoine Griezmann (2′, 27′), Lvaro Morata (49′), Yannick Carrasco (57′), and Nahuel Molina (73′) all scored goals for Atlético Madrid.
Cádiz made two goal efforts for their rivals, with one of them going in the net. Cádiz’s goal came from Antony Lozano in the 72nd minute.
Goals have been scored 24 times in the last six games played by Atlético Madrid, giving each match a mean average of four goals, demonstrating their propensity for high-scoring contests. From this total, their opponents have made seven hits.
In the previous four league games, Atlético Madrid had never lost to Elche CF when the teams had met away from home. a remarkable run.
Elche vs Atl. Madrid – Betting Analysis
Elche CF has not had excellent outcomes in these matches, as can be seen by looking at their head-to-head records going back to November 29, 2017.
They haven’t been able to win anything at all, whereas Atlético Madrid has simply outperformed them, winning each match 100% of the time.
In this time, 13 goals were scored between the two teams, with Los Franjiverdes scoring one and Atleti scoring twelve. 2.17 goals have been scored on average each game.
The two teams’ most recent league meeting took place on La Liga Match Day 15 on December 29, 2022, with the final result being Atlético Madrid 2-0 Elche CF.
Atlético Madrid had a 62% possession rate and two of its 18 total attempts on goal were successful. Joo Félix (56′) and lvaro Morata (74′) scored the goals.
Elche CF made five tries on goal at the other end with none of them being successful. Guillermo Cuadra Fernández was the referee. In our opinion, Atlético Madrid ought to control the ball and be rewarded with quality chances.
Elche CF, in comparison, may find it challenging to score goals, though we do believe that they will likely be dangerous at times.
What are the best odds for the game?
Checking the latest betting odds for this match on the full-time result market, putting your money on Elche CF is best priced at 8.7, a bet on the game finishing all-square is 5.25 and betting on a win for Atlético Madrid will get you 1.37. Those are the best of the prices on offer as of now.
Elche vs Atl. Madrid – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Away to Win