Deportivo Alaves vs Granada
Spanish La Liga
Date: Monday, 26th September, 2016
Kick-off: 19:45 UK
Venue: Estadio Mendizorrotza, Vitoria-Gasteiz.
Deportivo Alaves hopes to get back on track after their unfortunate defeat to Valencia, they will be hosting Granada at Estadio de Mendizorroza on Monday night.
Alaves have started the season well, going unbeaten in their first 4 games which includes their win over Barcelona at Camp Nou. Their good form could be traced to their defense, they have conceded 4 goals from 5 games.
Alaves were out of luck on Thursday as they lost to Valencia. Laguardia’s own goal put them behind Valencia but Toquero pulled them level just before half time. In the 88th minute of the 2nd half, Dani Parejo scored the winner from the penalty spot as Valencia defeated them 2-1.
Granada are still searching for a win for the new season, they are winless in the first 5 games of the season. They were beaten 2-1 at home on Wednesday by Athletic Club which have kept them in the relegation zone with just 2 points. Granada will be hoping for a win in this game as they aim to leave the danger zone.
Alaves vs Granada: Head to Head Statistics
Both teams have never played against each other in the past, thus this will be their meeting.
Alaves vs Granada: Team News
Z. Feddal is the only injury concern for Deportivo Alaves while Granada will be missing Lomban and M. Saunier.
Alaves vs Granada: Predictions
The home side are the favorites in this game, they have had a good form recently and are hoping to keep it going. Granada have been very poor, they habe lost 3 of their 5 league games, and drawn 2. They have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 5 games.
It won’t be an easy game, but Alaves are likely come out winners after 90 minutes.
Alaves vs Granada: Bet Tips
Double Chance – Alaves win or draw at 1.28 (2/7)
Alaves clean sheet at 2.50 (6/4).