Zaragoza vs Castellón Predictions and Tips

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Match preview and best betting tip:

The most likely scenario for this game is the existence of few goals. A very balanced game is expected, with both teams showing poor quality at the time of presentation. In addition, the clubs have a low average number of goals under these conditions: Real Zaragoza scored an average of 0.89 goals and CD Castellón about 0.74 goals per game. That said and taking these factors into account, we will bet on “less than 2.5 goals”.

Betting tip

Less than 2.5 goals

Odds 1.50

Prediction

Zaragoza and Castellón meet at the Estadio de la Romareda, in a match for the 40th round of the Liga Adelante. In the last head-to-head meeting between these teams in this competition, on 02‑12‑2020, Castellón won at home by (1‑0). The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although it is a match between 15th and 18th in the general classification, in reality it is a clash between 11th classified at home and 20th as away.

Zaragoza analysis

The home team is currently in 15th place, with 47 points won, after 11 wins, 12 draws and 16 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home with Espanyol by (0‑0). In the last match, they won away against Las Palmas by (0‑2). This is a team affected by the home factor, since it has won 31 points in its stadium, with 17 goals scored and 12 received, against 13 points away, where it scored 16 goals and conceded 24. For the championship, Zaragoza won 21 points from 30 possible, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 home games. In their home league matches, the most frequent scorer at half-time was 0‑0 (9 out of 19 matches). In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 12 of the last 19 matches in the competition have ended with Under 1.5 goals. In 39 games in the competition, he never managed to turn the scoreboard in the 16 games in which he conceded the first goal.

Real Zaragoza comes to this match with a victory, 0-2, in the visit to the Las Palmas field, in a match that counts for the thirty-ninth day of the second Spanish league. Luca Zanimacchia and Juan Manuel Sanabria scored the “goals” of the win.
The team led by Juan Ignacio Martínez must appear in a 4-4-2 formation, favoring defensive organization and positional attacks. The two most advanced players responsible for endangering the opponent’s defensive structure are Iván Azón and James Igbekeme. In turn, the central corridor must be made up of Juanjo Narváez, Alberto Zapater, Iñigo Eguaras and Luca Zanimacchia. For this game, the home coach cannot count on the injured Pichu Atienza, Javi Ros and Alex Alegría.

Castellón analysis

After 11 victories, 8 draws and 20 defeats, the visiting team is in 18th position, with 41 points. In the last match, they lost to Ponferradina at home by (0‑2), after having lost (1‑0) away against FC Cartagena in the previous match. This is a team affected by the home factor, as they have won 13 points away and 28 at home, with 21 goals scored and 18 received at home, against 14 goals scored and 28 received as away. In the last 10 away games, Castellón has registered 1 victory, 4 draws and 5 defeats, having won 7 points out of 30 possible. In 39 games in this competition, he never managed to turn the scoreboard in the 22 games in which he conceded the first goal. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 19 away matches for this competition: they have scored 7 of their 14 goals between minutes (61 ‘- 75’).

CD Castellón comes to this match unmotivated after a 0-2 defeat against SD Ponferradina, in a match that counts for the thirty-ninth round of the SmartBank League. The goals of the match were scored by Óscar Sielva and Pablo Valcarce.
For this game, away from home, coach Juan Carlos Garrido must keep the team in the usual 4-3-3 tactical system to promote supported play. Jorge Fernández, Arturo Torneno and Juanto Ortuño. In turn, the central corridor must be made up of Josep Signo, Yann Bodiger and Ruben Diez. Apparently, the visiting coach has the team at full capacity for this game against Real Zaragoza.

Betting tip

Less than 2.5 goals

Odds 1.50

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