Real Madrid vs. Elche: no sensation?
Real Madrid vs. Elche: Forecast for the Primera match (March 13, 2021)
Real Madrid C.F.
"Real Madrid" will host "Elche" on March 13 within the framework of the Spanish championship. Will the guests manage to fight back? The answer is in our forecast.
Real Madrid C.F.
The Madrid club made a confident start in the Champions League playoffs, wherein the first match they managed to defeat "Atalanta" (1:0). However, Zinedine Zidane has no other options, except for the victory in this tournament - failure can deprive the Frenchman of the position of head coach of the royal club.
In the La Liga championship, the "Whites" are still in the third position. For 26 rounds of the current championship, the "Creamy" won 16 victories and six times ended in a draw, which brought 54 points to the team. The gap from the leader today is eight points. In February, the "Galacticos" defeated "Getafe" (2:0), "Valencia" (2:0), and "Valladolid" (1:0), later two losses followed to "Real Sociedad" (1:1) and "Atlético" (1:1).
The current champion has the third indicator in terms of the quality of attack, which hit the gates of opponents 44 times, while the best striker is Benzema (13 goals).
Today Carvajal and Mariano will play in the match.
Upcoming Predictions for Football
"Elche" returned to the elite championship unexpectedly for everyone; the sixth place in Segunda brought the cherished ticket to the elite series, wherein 25 rounds Francisco Escriba's wards were able to get 24 points and reach 17th place in the standings.
The "Green-Striped" recorded five victories and nine peaceful results, which brought such a result. The team's weakest point is the attacking line, which hit the opponents' goal only 23 times.
In the last four rounds, the guests suffered two consecutive defeats from "Barcelona" (0:3) and "Granada" (1:2) and defeated "Eibar" (1:0) and "Sevilla" (2:1). In the Spanish Cup, the team was eliminated in the 16th round, losing to "Rayo Vallecano" (0:2) from the second league.
Only Rigoni, who has a muscle injury, will not play in the match.
- "Real Madrid" has won 5 of their last 7 matches.
- "Elche" lost their last four away matches.
- "Real Madrid" won 4 of their last 5 head-to-head matches.
- "Madrid" scored an average of 2.6 goals in head-to-head matches.
- The last personal match ended in a draw (1:1).
"Elche" is fighting for survival and does not require additional motivation, especially in the game with the champion. "Real Madrid" have lost points in two matches in a row and today have no right for error.
Today we expect a confident victory of the favorite, which will give hope for the continuation of the struggle for the title of champion.
Our forecast is the victory of "Real Madrid" with a handicap (-1.5) of a goal and we bet on this with the odds of 1.71 on 1xbet.