Place: Estadio Butarque.
Date: on the 07th of December, 2018 (Friday)
Match start: 21:00 (GMT+1)
Tournament: Spain. La Liga.
Leganes in the last rounds has got interested in the problem of keeping its place in the elite division. Mauricio Pellegrino’s players have managed to score six points in two previous rounds.
At first the team won in the home match against Alaves (1:0) and then was stronger in the away match against Valladolid (4:2).
The Foresters continue their victorious series in the Copa del Rey, in which after success in Madrid over Rayo Vallecano (1:0) they got into 1/8 finals.
The successful game of Leganes in the last rounds made it possible for the team to take a little bit higher position in the standings – five points from the relegation zone.
The key player of defense Jonathan Silva is disqualified. The forward Michael Santos, the midfielder José Recio and the full back Ezequiel Muñoz are injured.
Getafe has also achieved success in last matches. And, if earlier the victories in home matches were gained with difficulty, now this tendency has been broken down.
On home arena within the championship in the previous round the Blues took three points in the match with Espanyol (3:0) and then they destroyed Cordoba (5:1) in the Copa del Rey.
The victory over Espanyol has increased chances of Getafe to fight for Eurocup places. Now José Bordalás ‘s players take the ninth place, lagging behind Real Madrid (the 5th place) with three points.
Markel Bergara is injured. Sergi Guardiola and Djené’ participation is under a question.
Statistics and head-to- heads
Leganes has lost only one match out last matches of the championship.
Leganes has won three matches out of last four matches and one more ended in a draw.
Getafe lost only one away match out of seven matches.
Four out of five previous away matches Getafe ended with the score 1:1.
Last season Leganes lost the home match to Getafe with the score 1:2 and tied the away match 0:0.
Bookmaker coefficients on the match Leganés vs Getafe
Leganés to win – odds 2.73;
Draw – 3.25;
Getafe to win – odds 3.88.
Getafe is one of the best guest teams of La Liga.
Recently the team was playing mainly in a draw but at the same time in its guest matches both teams have scored the goals.
Leganes has considerably improved its gaming manner of home matches.
The team won three matches from four last on Butarque and only one home match has been lost.
The draw seems to be the match result but at the same time we consider that both teams will manage to score.