AD Alcorcón will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 1-0 La Liga 2 losing effort in their last game against Espanyol.
In that match, AD Alcorcón had 32% possession and 8 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. On the other side, Espanyol got 13 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Raúl de Tomas (75') was the scorer for Espanyol.
A common characteristic of recent AD Alcorcón games is the number of results with a nil in them.
Taking their prior six clashes leading up to this one, in as many as 6 of them a bet on “Both Teams to Score” would’ve been a loser.
Sporting de Gijón
Sporting de Gijón will come into the match following on from a 2-1 La Liga 2 win in the defeat of Ponferradina in their last game.
In that match, Sporting de Gijón managed 59% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 8 on target. For Sporting de Gijón, the goals were scored by Manu García (67') and Álvaro Vázquez (87'). For their opponents, Ponferradina got 10 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Álex Aizpuru (18') was the scorer for Ponferradina.
In 5 of the previous 6 clashes featuring Sporting de Gijón, a comparatively low number of goals have been struck between them and opposing teams. The overall average goals scored per game within that spell is a paltry 1.67, with the number of goals averaged by Rojiblancos equalling 1. We will see if that trend will end up being sustained into this next match.
Their past results show that Sporting de Gijón:
- have not lost to AD Alcorcón in away games against them for the last 4 league matches. An impressive run.
- are without a win away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
A look at their past head to head clashes dating back to 19/08/2017 shows us that AD Alcorcón have won 1 of these games and Sporting de Gijón 3, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 2.
A combined sum of 13 goals were scored between them in these games, with 4 of them from Los Alfareros and 9 belonging to Rojiblancos. The average goals per game has been 2.17.
Team News: AD Alcorcón
AD Alcorcón boss Baldomero Mere doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match owing to a fully healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Sporting de Gijón
Owing to a completely healthy group available to select from, Sporting de Gijón manager David Gallego has no fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
In our view, Sporting de Gijón and AD Alcorcón could both end up scoring in what appears to be a good match-up, with little separating these two teams.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks to be quite a realistic result. Therefore, we predict a 1-1 score draw when the referee blows the full-time whistle.
What are the best odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds in the win-draw-win market, a win for AD Alcorcón can be had for 2.72, going for the draw is 2.875 and taking a punt on victory for Sporting de Gijón can get you 3.1. These are the top returns that can be secured at the moment.