Alcorcon vs Cordoba
Copa Del Rey.
Date: Wednesday, 4th January 2017.
Kick-off at 18:00 UK.
Venue: Municipal De Santo Domingo, Alcorcon.
Two Segunda Division strugglers lock horns in the round 16 of the 2016/107 Copa Del Rey competition.
The Second division club Alcorcon played out 1-1 draws over two legs with the top division side Espanyol. And then took advantage of penalty shot out to move into the round of 16 of the tournament. Alcorcon’s form in the league have been far from consistent, but they have been able to find success with resilient approach in their Copa Del Rey campaign so far.
Cordoba mount a big upset to eliminate Malaga to book their ticket into the round 16. The Second division side won the tie by a 6-3 aggregate score over two legs. However, Cordoba will be meeting their league side opponent for the 2nd time this season, having leaped pass Cadiz CF in the early stage of the competition. Cordoba face same league fortune as their next Copa Del Rey opponent.
Alcorcon vs Cordoba: Head-to-Head Statistics
The teams had already met once this season; Alcorcon and Cordoba locked horns for the first leg at same venue that will host the Wednesday’s game. Cordoba scored at the 65th minute of that encounter, in what was the only goal of the clash as they scooped the maximum point off Alcorcon.
Moreover, Alcorcon have failed to win in Cordoba last 2 visit to the De Santo Domingo ground; but boast of 2 wins in the last 5 competitive home clash with Cordoba.
Alcorcon vs Cordoba: Prediction
Both sides share similar quality, save the fact that Alcorcon have played more Copa Del Rey game than their opponent. Moreover, Alcorcon currently enjoys a 7 competitive games unbeaten run, winning 5, with 2 ending in a draw.
Cordoba on the other hand have failed to lose in 4 competitive away games, which is inclusive of an away win at Malaga I the Copa Del Rey.
Therefore, this promises to be a close game. With the possibility of both side getting on the score sheet. I will predict a 1-1 draw in this clash.
Alcorcon vs Cordoba: Bet Tips
Draw at Full-Time at 11/5 (3.20)
Both Teams to Score at 11/10 (2.10).