Valladolid vs Alaves – Predictions & Football Betting Tips
The newcomers Valladolid are still searching for their first victory of the new La Liga season when they host Alaves at the Estadio Municipal Jose Zorrilla on Sunday afternoon. Valladolid only managed a nil-nil draw on the road at Getafe last time out in La Liga. On the flip side, Alaves fought back from one-goal down to secure a 2-1 home win against Espanyol, with Borja Baston and Ruben Sobrino both getting on the scoresheet within the space of two minutes. Follow all our predictions, odds, free bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Valladolid are yet to win in La Liga this season, having registered two draws and one defeats in three games. In addition, they were beaten 3-1 by Athletic Bilbao in a friendly game during the International break. The only positive fact is that Valladolid hold a decent head-to-head home record over Alaves, winning four of their last five meetings across all competitions.
Alaves, on the flip side, were beaten only by Barcelona in this early part of the season, and head into this tie on the back of a hard-fought 2-1 home win against Espanyol. Alaves have already collected four points from their opening three games and currently sit 11th in the standings, just three points behind the third-placed Celta Vigo.
Alaves looked a bit better than Valladolid this season and they also beat the hosts in their most recent official meetings. Our betting tips and predictions fancies Alaves to win at odds 3.60.
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Alaves hold the better head-to-head record over the past few years and they are also the in-form team in this tie. Furthermore, Alaves have lost just two of their last six away games in La Liga. Our preview would back Alaves to win at odds 3.60.
Valladolid to win at odds 2.20
Valladolid vs Alaves Draw at odds 3.10
Alaves to win at odds 3.60
Correct Score odds
Valladolid are the only team in La Liga at the moment have have failed to score a single goal in this early part of the season. In the meantime, they do have the best defensive record in the division, having conceded just once in three games. Meanwhile, Alaves have scored their first goals of the season in their previous league match. Our correct score fancies expect Alaves to win 1-0 at odds 8.00.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct score prediction:”]Alaves to win 1-0 at odds 8.00[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Each of Valladolid’s opening three league outings have seen under 1.5 goals scored. On the flip side, Alaves have only scored twice in three games so far this season. With both teams in poor goalscoring shape, our total goals prediction fancies under 2.5 goals at odds 1.50.
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First Goalscorer odds
Ruben Sobrino scored his first goal of the season in Alaves’ 2-1 win over Espanyol prior to the International break. He hasn’t been a real threat for Alaves over the past few seasons, but we still fancy him to score the opener here. Our first goalscorer prediction is Ruben Sobrino at odds 9.50.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Ruben Sobrino at odds 9.50[/bet_tip_now]
Free bet offers
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