Villarreal vs Las Palmas: Preview and Prediction

Villarreal vs Las Palmas: Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips

Villarreal vs Las Palmas
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 23rd October 2016,
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK
Venue: El Madrigal (Villarreal).

Villarreal and Las Palmas will face each other at Camp El Madrigal on Sunday evening for their weekly La Liga activities.

Villarreal have been enjoying an unbeaten run of late, though most of the games have ended in stalemate. The home team have not lost a game in the La Liga this season, they have won 4 games and drawn 4.

Villarreal are currently unbeaten in their last 10 games in all competitions, with 5 wins and 5 draws. They are placed 5th in the La Liga table with 16 points, same points as Barcelona. They will be hoping for a win in this game to further up the table.

Las Palmas on the other hand, have been without a win in their last 4 games in La Liga. They have lost 1 and drawn 3 games. They have won same number games as their hosts (4) in the La Liga, but have been defeated twice. They are in the 7th position and are 4 points behind their host as they have only 12 points. A win in this game will take them into the 6th spot should Bilbao slip.

Villarreal vs Las Palmas: Head to Head Statistics

  • The two teams have played 16 games against each other in the past
  • Villarreal have won 5 games against Las Palmas, drawn 7 games and lost 4 games to Las Palmas.
  • At home, Villarreal have won 3 games against Las Palmas, drawn 3 games and lost 3 games to Las Palmas.
  • Their last games here at El Madrigal have been won by Las Palmas as the game ended 0-1.

Villarreal vs Las Palmas: Prediction

Villarreal’s home form this season has been good and they have won the last 4 matches in all competitions at some convincing margins. Also they are one of the three unbeaten sides in the league so far, the other two being the Madrid clubs.

Las Palmas had a good start to the season, but they are slowly showing signs of decline. The last two matches have ended in stalemate, against two sides that are struggling in all fronts in the league.

There has been three draws in the last four meetings between these two sides and Las Palmas are on a four match unbeaten run on the back of a win at El Madrigal last season. The Yellow submarines will be out there to get the revenge and on current form they will have what it takes to get it.

Villarreal vs Las Palmas: Betting Tips

Villarreal to win at 1.70 (7/10)
Over 2.5 goals at 1.92 (10/11).