Real Madrid vs Getafe Prediction, Betting Tips and Match Preview of the Spanish La Liga match on Thursday, 2 July 2020. Kick off 21:00 UK/ 22:00 CET at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium, Madrid.
Real Madrid is the first team in the mix to qualify for the Champions League group stage next season. They are at the top of the league table and also clear off Barcelona by two points in the race for La Liga title.
Getafe is a strong contender in the league with an unbeaten streak, but it will probably take more than that to defeat Zizou’s boys at home, especially when they are at their best form in the campaign.
Real Madrid is on a winning streak in the campaign post lockdown. Only two of the recent five fixtures have seen both teams score in ninety minutes.
Having arguably the best defense in the league, Los Blancos finished their last game on the road with Espanyol with a 0-1 scoreline, taking their second clean sheet win in a row.
Zidane’s boys are unbeaten at home in all their 16 clashes so far in the league. Their home record comprises scoring 35 goals against the 10 conceded in the same period.
Getafe will root for their chance in Europa League qualification next season. They were unbeaten in the last four league clashes with three consecutive draws in it.
Their previous encounter was at home against Real Sociedad and they defeated the latter with a 2-1 score on the board. Four of their recent five matches have seen both teams score.
In the reverse fixture this season, Jose Bordalas and his men lost to Los Blancos with a 1-3 scoreline. All that the visitor can probably hope for is at least a goal in ninety minutes.
Real Madrid vs Getafe Head-to-head (h2h)
- Only one of their past 23 matches has ended in a draw.
- Los Blancos is unbeaten in their last 12 meetings.
- The host has kept a clean sheet in the recent three fixtures.
- The guest is unbeaten in all their visits since 2004.
Real Madrid vs Getafe Prediction
Real Madrid is on fire in the league and they will be extra careful to not lose their lead in the table.
The match is sizing to be a home win by all manners, but the host’s last match saw the bottom lying Espanyol breaking the former’s defensive line. But with Modric and Mendy back from suspension, Zizou could hope for a better fort in the back.
Getafe has scored against Los Blancos in four of their last five visits, but has not won in any. Mata J is on a pleasant scoring form with his brace from the last match.
The visitor will look to contain the home team attacks at their best, and will probably have a tough time obstructing the host’s flow of ball in the middle.
The home win in full-time will be the best bet in the clash with 1.40 odds to yield decent returns for the punters from the game. Besides, the tip for over 1.5 goals by Real Madrid will also be a suitable probability in the match with their ground advantage.
Real Madrid vs Getafe Betting tips
Real Madrid to win @ 1.40 (2/5).
Over 1.5 goals by Real Madrid @ 1.50 (1/2).
Correct score: 3-1 for Real Madrid @ 12.00 (11/1).