Last Updated: January 3, 2020
Real Sociedad and Alaves will be facing each other at the Estadio Municipal de Anoeta on Friday night, with both teams aiming to get back to winning ways in La Liga. Real Sociedad have suffered a disappointing 1-0 away loss at Getafe at the weekend, despite the fact they had an overwhelming 71% ball possession and several goal attempts. On the flip side, Alaves have been held to a 0-0 home draw by Athletic Bilbao in a game in which they had more goalscoring opportunities than the visitors. Follow all our predictions, odds, free bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Real Sociedad have endured a mixed run of form over the past two months, registering four defeats, three draws and three wins in their last ten games across all competitions. However, Sociedad have been a bit better on home soil in this term, having lost just once in their last five competitive fixtures. Due to their recent poor form, Real Sociedad currently lie only 15th in the league table, just four points clear of the drop zone.
Alaves have also struggled for fluency of late, as they head into this tie on the back of a five-game winless streak across all competitions, losing three in the process. Away from home, Alaves have suffered five defeats in their last six competitive trips. However, they still sit 6th in the standings tied on 25 points with 5th-placed Real Betis.
Real Sociedad looked decent on home soil of late and they should be able to return to winning ways in La Liga here. Our betting tips and predictions fancies Real Sociedad at odds 1.80.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Prediction and betting tip:”]Real Sociedad at odds 1.80[/bet_tip_now]
Real Sociedad were on a four-game undefeated streak on home soil prior to their 1-2 loss against Valladolid last time out in front of their own fans. In addition, Real Sociedad have won their most recent two home meetings with Alaves in La Liga. Our preview expect Real Sociedad at odds 1.80.
Real Sociedad to win at odds 1.80
Real Sociedad vs Alaves Draw at odds 3.50
Alaves to win at odds 4.50
Correct Score odds
Real Sociedad have netted just one goal in their last three games in La Liga. Alaves have also been poor in front of goal of late, having scored none in their most recent two league matches. However, Alaves have allowed at least two goals in each of their last two meetings with Real Sociedad in La Liga. Our correct score prediction would back Real Sociedad to win 1-0 at odds 6.00.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct score prediction:”]Real Sociedad to win 1-0 at odds 6.00[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Three of Real Sociedad’s last four competitive games have seen few than three goals. Meanwhile, four of Alaves’ last six games across all competitions have been low-scoring affairs. Furthermore, the most recent meeting between these two ended with the 1-0 scoreline. Our total goals prediction anticipate under 2.5 goals at odds 1.66.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goal odds and predictions:”]Under 2.5 goals at odds 1.66[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Mikel Oyarzabal has scored at least once in five of his last eight appearances across all competitions. During this run, Mikel has also netted one goal for Spain U21 in a friendly fixture against France U21. Our first goalscorer prediction is Mikel Oyarzabal at odds 6.50.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Mikel Oyarzabal at odds 6.50[/bet_tip_now]
Free bet offers
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