Match: Valencia – Las Palmas Betting Tips and Predictions
Date: January 21, Thursday, 2016
Start time: 19:00 GMT
Valencia hosts Las Palmas in the first match of the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey. The match is Thursday, January 21, from 19:00 GMT at “Mestalla Stadium.”
Valencia will try to get closer to the 1/2-finals in the tournament for the Copa del Rey with a landslide victory in the first match. Coach Gary Neville is under pressure after the equality 2:2 with Rayo Vallecano at the weekend and must win the upcoming match.
Alvaro Negredo scored one of the goals of equality with the area and can say that the former Manchester City has found its goal form as having to score quite often. Almost certainly he will lead the attack on “Los Che” against Las Palmas.
Jose Gaya has overcome his injury and he can play a role in play in the upcoming match. Lucas Orban is close to returning to the game, while Javi Fuego and Diego Alves are out through injury.
The team of Las Palmas eliminates Eibar of the eighth-finals after two spectacular games. In the first match, “Los Amarillos ” won 3:2 as a guest, and the second leg again with the same outturn eliminated one of the most consistent teams in Primera. On 1/16 finals Las Palmas you throw another elite team – Real Sociedad after victory with 2:1 at home and draw 1:1 at ‘San Sebastian’. These two success certainly contribute to the confidence of the team, but they know perfectly well that against Valencia await them much heavier games.
Las Palmas suffered a loss with 0:3 at home to Atletico Madrid at the weekend and this proves that they have trouble against a class team. “Los Amarillos” are not that strong guest during season 2015/2016 have three draws and six losses away from home.
Valencia scored two or more goals in their last five home games
Over 2.5 goals were scored in four of the last five games of Valencia
Las Palmas recorded their last away win in La Liga in 2001
“The Yellows” haven’t a victory against Valencia
Valencia were impressive in the Copa del Rey this season and if Gary Neville wants to keep his job, so he has to choose the best in its squad against Las Palmas. “Los Amarillos ” experiencing many difficulties in an away game, and undoubtedly their main goal this season is to remain in “La Liga”. I believe that “Los Che” will win the upcoming match and will continue his campaign in the tournament for the Copa del Rey. Expect “The Bats” to take advance before the break, and so to ensure peace by the end of the match.