UD Almería will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 1-2 La Liga 2 triumph against Real Oviedo.
In that game, UD Almería had 48% possession and 12 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for UD Almería was José Corpas (27', 79'). At the other end, Real Oviedo had 12 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Gustavo Blanco (65') was the scorer for Real Oviedo.
UD Almería have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, hitting the target every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 games.
They’ve managed to rack up 11 during that period while also conceding a total of 4.
Coming into this fixture, UD Almería are undefeated in their last 5 league matches at home.
Mallorca will go into the game following a 4-0 La Liga 2 win as they beat Logroñés in their last match.
In that game, Mallorca managed 63% possession and 24 attempts on goal with 14 of them on target. For Mallorca, the goals were scored by Salva Sevilla (8'), Amath Ndiaye (41'), Abdón Prats (69') and Luka Romero (85'). At the other end, Logroñés had 5 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
A succession of hard-working performances from the Mallorca defence has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 1 from their last 6 outings overall. During the same time, their own attack force has managed to score 10. Still, we must now wait to see whether that trend might be replicated here in this match or not.
Going into this one, Mallorca are unbeaten in their last 8 league matches away from home. What a good run they have putHighBothTeamsNotScored together.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 25/10/2015 tells us that UD Almería have won 2 of these games and Mallorca 3, with the tally of drawn matches being 1.
A combined total of 10 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 5 from Almería and 5 created by Los Bermellones. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.67.
The previous league game between the two was La Liga 2 match day 39 on 19/05/2019 when it ended Mallorca 1-0 UD Almería.
In that game, Mallorca had 53% possession and 19 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The scorer was Salva Sevilla (75′).
At the other end, UD Almería got 4 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
The referee was José Antonio López Toca.
Team News: UD Almería
UD Almería manager José Gomes will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game thanks to a fully injury-free squad available for selection.
Team News: Mallorca
Thanks to a largely healthy squad, there is only the lone fitness issue for the Mallorca boss Luis García to contend with. Enzo Lombardo (Ruptured cruciate ligament) misses out for this game.
We’re of the view that Mallorca and UD Almería should both get enough opportunities to score, although it’s hard to separate the two.
Let’s see how this one goes, but it looks this could be a draw. We therefore think that it’s going to be a very even match with a 1-1 score draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
What are the top odds for this match?
Checking on the latest odds for this match in the 90 minute result market, putting your money on UD Almería is best priced at 2.75, a wager on a drawn result is 3.05 & staking on the winner to be Mallorca will get you 2.9. Those are the best of the bets being offered at the moment.
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