Real Madrid 1/7 to beat Alaves in Saturday’s La Liga encounter
Competition: La Liga
Market: Real Madrid to beat Alaves
Odds: 1/7 @ Bet365
La Liga returns this weekend for yet another big round of games as the competition continues to heat up. Every single team in the league will be desperate to pick up another three points as this can often see an outfit rise up a number of places and, with this in mind, Real Madrid host Alaves on Saturday.
Real Madrid have been incredibly underwhelming this season and they are some way behind leaders Barcelona. After 24 matches they have won 14, drawn six and lost four, scoring 58 goals and conceding 27 times. In their last five they have won four and drawn once which has seen them accumulate 48 points. Real are currently 14 behind Barcelona, and their aspirations will now likely revolve around securing a Champions League place for next season.
Alaves have been in fairly good form this season as they look to continue their rise away from the relegation zone. After 24 games they have won nine, drawn once and lost 14, scoring 22 goals and conceding 33 times. In their last five they have drawn once, lot once and won three times which has seen them onto 28 points. Alaves will be desperate to continue to pick up points as they try to finish as high up the table as possible. However, they face incredibly tough competition in the form of Real on Saturday, with the hosts aiming to put pressure on Atletico Madrid above them.
Bet: Real Madrid to beat Alaves in Saturday’s La Liga battle: 1/7 @ Bet365>>