Possible nail-biting contest in Getafe - Valencia game

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Competition: Spain La Liga
Competition: Sat 27.February
Match begins: 20:00 (UTC)
Venue: Coliseum Alfonso Pérez (17393 seats)

Season ticket holders at Coliseum Alfonso Pérez haven’t seen too many victories this season, with Getafe languishing in the 14th position so far. The guesting Valencia will be hopeful to defend their higher league position in this one.

Insights:
  • Getafe has the fewest scored goals (17) in La Liga
  • Valencia have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.

Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.

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Getafe form and stats

The story so far in the La Liga for Getafe, who have the fewest scored goals (17) in La Liga, at their home stadium (Coliseum Alfonso Pérez) is 4 wins, 3 draws and 5 defeats. It's trouble wherever Getafe are playing these days as they have suffered four straight defeats now, regardless of arena. They really need to get back to winning ways.

Cucu was the last player to score a league goal for Getafe and it's becoming a more and more distant memory as Getafe haven't scored in 539 minutes.

No payout for Getafe in their previous match, an away game at Real Betis that ended in defeat 0-1. Preceding that match was a defeat to Real Sociedad (0-1).

This is expected to be a close game, with Getafe perhaps considered small favourites due to their home advantage. Looking back at earlier matches similar to this one (expected to be close with Getafe as a small favourite), we find seven games. Getafe has won four of these, drawn one and lost two.

The goals haven't exactly been flowing for Getafe here at Coliseum Alfonso Pérez in the league, with less than one goal per game on average (9 from 12 games). It's been trouble in front of goal recently, as only 1 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. Getafe have only conceded 9 from their league home games. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above. There's been improvement defensively lately, as only 1 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 home matches.

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Valencia form and stats

There's been little loot from Valencia's travels as they have only collected 10 points from 12 away games in the La Liga. Valencia only have 2 wins to counter their 6 defeats and 4 draws.

Valencia won their last game, 2-0 versus Celta de Vigo played at home. A 0-2 defeat away at Real Madrid before that.

So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with Valencia playing away and similar expectations, we found eleven relevant matches. Results were three Valencia wins, five draws and three defeats.

Valencia are scoring more than one goal per away game on average, having accumulated 12 away goals from 12 games (in the league). In the opposite end, Valencia have conceded 18 goals in their away games.

Head 2 Head

Getafe and Valencia have met before this season: Valencia - Getafe 2-2. Getafe-Valencia H2H statistics last ten meetings regardless of arena: Getafe four wins, Valencia two wins, four draws. six of these ten matches had three or more goals (over 2,5).

Top Goalscorers

ValenciaC. Soler Barragán
C. Soler Barragán
6 goals
GetafeÁ. Rodríguez Díaz
Á. Rodríguez Díaz
5 goals
ValenciaM. Gómez González
M. Gómez González
5 goals

Getafe missing players

Valencia missing players

Getafe Valencia
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
24 12 5 Played P 4 12 24
6 4 2 Won W 1 2 6
6 3 2 Drew D 2 4 9
12 5 1 Lost L 1 6 9
17 9 6 Scored S 4 12 30
30 9 3 Conceded C 4 18 32
88% 92% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 75% 92% 96%
50% 33% 60% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 75% 75%
33% 17% 20% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 58% 46%
17% 8% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 25% 25% 29%
4% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 8%
25% 25% 40% BTTS BTTS 50% 67% 62%
33% 42% 40% Clean Sheets C S 50% 25% 21%
54% 42% 20% Failed to Score F T 25% 17% 21%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
3.5 3.1 3.4 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 2.1 2.2
4 0 0 Red cards R C 0 2 3
 
7.9 8 7.8 Shots (avg) S ( 13.2 11.5 10.1
2.5 2.7 2.2 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4.5 3.9 3.6
28% 28% 55% Goal Efficiency G E 22% 26% 34%
Key stats in La Liga this season:
  • Getafe has the fewest scored goals (17) in La Liga
  • Getafe is in the worst form (0-1-5)
  • Valencia have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Atlético Madrid 23 17 4 2 45 16 12 9 2 1 26 7 11 8 2 1 19 9 29 55
2 Real Madrid 24 16 4 4 42 19 11 8 0 3 20 7 13 8 4 1 22 12 23 52
3 Barcelona 22 14 4 4 49 21 11 7 3 1 28 12 11 7 1 3 21 9 28 46
4 Sevilla 22 14 3 5 32 16 11 8 1 2 19 7 11 6 2 3 13 9 16 45
5 Real Sociedad 23 10 8 5 37 20 11 4 5 2 18 10 12 6 3 3 19 10 17 38
6 Villarreal 23 8 12 3 32 24 12 5 6 1 18 12 11 3 6 2 14 12 8 36
7 Real Betis 24 11 3 10 32 38 12 6 2 4 16 15 12 5 1 6 16 23 -6 36
8 Levante 24 7 10 7 34 33 12 4 6 2 19 16 12 3 4 5 15 17 1 31
9 Granada 23 8 6 9 27 38 12 6 3 3 17 15 11 2 3 6 10 23 -11 30
10 Celta de Vigo 24 7 8 9 29 36 11 6 1 4 18 18 13 1 7 5 11 18 -7 29
11 Athletic Club 22 8 4 10 32 26 11 6 1 4 19 10 11 2 3 6 13 16 6 28
12 Valencia 24 6 9 9 30 32 12 4 5 3 18 14 12 2 4 6 12 18 -2 27
13 Osasuna 23 6 7 10 22 31 11 4 3 4 13 15 12 2 4 6 9 16 -9 25
14 Getafe 24 6 6 12 17 30 12 4 3 5 9 9 12 2 3 7 8 21 -13 24
15 Cadiz 23 6 6 11 20 39 12 2 4 6 11 21 11 4 2 5 9 18 -19 24
16 Deportivo Alaves 23 5 7 11 20 34 12 3 4 5 10 15 11 2 3 6 10 19 -14 22
17 Eibar 24 4 9 11 19 27 12 1 5 6 6 13 12 3 4 5 13 14 -8 21
18 Elche 22 4 9 9 20 31 12 2 6 4 11 17 10 2 3 5 9 14 -11 21
19 Real Valladolid 24 4 9 11 22 35 12 2 4 6 12 20 12 2 5 5 10 15 -13 21
20 Huesca 23 2 10 11 18 33 11 1 5 5 6 12 12 1 5 6 12 21 -15 16

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La Liga is the top professional level of the Spanish football league system. Is is often referred to as the Primera División and is considered one of the absolute top leagues of Europe and the world. 20 teams play 380 fixtures from August to May to create a final league table.