Real Oviedo will be looking to improve on their last outing here after the 1-2 La Liga 2 loss in their previous game against UD Almería.
In that match, Real Oviedo had 52% possession and 12 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for Real Oviedo was Gustavo Blanco (65'). On the other side, UD Almería had 12 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. José Corpas (27', 79') scored for UD Almería.
José Ziganda’s Real Oviedo have hit the target a sum total of 10 times over their preceding six outings. The corresponding number of goals that they have conceded in those fixtures is 5.
Coming into this clash, Real Oviedo are without a home win in the past 2 matches in the league.
AD Alcorcón will come into the match after a 1-0 La Liga 2 win to beat Girona FC in their last fixture.
In that match, AD Alcorcón had 44% possession and 10 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for AD Alcorcón was Óscar Arribas (83'). On the other side, Girona FC had 4 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
For 5 of the previous six games involving AD Alcorcón, a relatively low number of goals have been scored between them and opposing sides. The overall average number of goals per game in that spell comes to a paltry 1.5, with the number of goals averaged by Los Alfareros being 0.67. That trend isn’t assured to be continued into this match, though.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head to head meetings going back to 29/10/2017 tells us that Real Oviedo have won 2 of these games and AD Alcorcón 4, with the tally of draws standing at 0.
13 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 5 of them from Carbayones and 8 for Los Alfareros. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.17.
The previous league match between the two was La Liga 2 match day 28 on 15/02/2020 and the score finished Real Oviedo 1-2 AD Alcorcón.
On that day, Real Oviedo managed 56% possession and 20 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Their only player to score was Alfredo Ortuño (68′).
AD Alcorcón had 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Stoichkov (3′, 39′) scored.
The referee was Dámaso Arcediano Monescillo.
Team News: Real Oviedo
Real Oviedo manager José Ziganda has a full complement, with no fitness worries to speak of before this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: AD Alcorcón
With a completely healthy group to choose from, AD Alcorcón boss Baldomero Mere does not have any fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
We feel that AD Alcorcón should get enough chances to score against this Real Oviedo lineup, but that is unlikely to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We reckon that it will be a very close game with a 2-1 winning margin for Real Oviedo by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
What are the top odds for the game?
Looking at the betting prices for the match on the win-draw-win market, a victory for Real Oviedo can be had for 2.25, backing the game finishing all-square is 2.9 & putting your money on the winning team to be AD Alcorcón gets you 3.95. These are the best returns available as of now.
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