del Rey – ¼ finals (2nd
start: 19:00 (GMT+1)
second leg of the quarterfinal of the Copa del Rey will be held at
the stadium which belongs to Alaves where the local club will try
retrieve a defeat from Valencia with the score 2:1. Valencia, in its
turn, has every chance to get into a semi-final and to approach as
much as possible to really interesting season where the club has
managed to return to the list of the strongest teams in the Spanish
Abelardo became the head coach he has managed to change a lot of
things in Alaves and to return it to football. Now Alaves is far from
the relegation zone in the championship and demonstrates good results
in frames of the Copa del Rey. The squad of the club is also very
good with many skilled and experienced football players – Pacheco,
El Haddadi, Alexis and Wakaso. Alaves’s gaming style is rather
strict and in 10 last official matches it has achieved six victories
that is very good for such modest football club.
transformation of the football club which the last five years has
only uselessly spent the budget without receiving from it any
tournament dividends. Assignment of Marcelino who has managed to unit
and optimize the squad became an important push to such changes. Also
the management has ceased to act precipitately on the transfer
market, selecting football players only under certain requirements.
So, in winter the club was already replenished with Coquelin from
Arsenal and Vietto loaned from Atlético
and they are capable to expand the choice for coaching staff of
the first match the teams were afraid of each other as both clubs are
dreaming of a victory in the Cope del Rey. So, modern Valencia has
much more powerful potential than Alaves, and Marcelino’s team will
be favorites of this match.
to win – odds 2.08 5dimes
Read on this topic Bet of the day predictions
last matches between Valencia and Alaves ended with the scored goals.
Such statistics leads us to the favorable choice “both to score”
with “yes” answer.
teams to score (yes) – odds 1.67 Betfair