13 Feb

Lugo VS Elche BETTING TIPS (17.02.2017)

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February 17, 2017 19:00 -
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Lugo and Elche face off at Anxo Carro Stadium in a match for the 26th round of the Liga Adelante. Lugo won away by (0-3) the last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 17-09-2016. The history of recent direct clashes between these two teams indicates total balance as there have been 2 draws and 1 win for each team in the last 4 games. Although this is a game between 7 and 11 of the overall ranking, it is actually a game between the 12th place in home games and the 9th as a visitor.

After 9 wins, 9 draws and 7 losses, the home team is in 7th place, having won 36 points. In the last match, they drew with Sevilla II away for (1-1), after in the previous game to have won at home, in a game against Cordoba, for (1-0). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they won 23 points, against only 13 in their games as a visitor. In the last 10 home games for the championship, Lugo has 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses, having won 16 points out of 30. In their home league games the most frequent final score was 1-0 (5 out of 13 matches). The team allowed their opponents to score in 8 of the last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to make it 9 out of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home matches there is a tendency towards few goals, since 7 of his last 13 matches in the competition finished with Less than 1.5 goals. In 25 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 11 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.

Lugo’s team know they need their home win to join the top six, which would have guaranteed the team at least in the playoffs to qualify for a place in the first division. In the last five matches played by coach Luis Milla’s team were two wins, two draws and only one loss, showing a good phase of the team. What worries the fans of the team is that the team has already been defeated four times acting in their domains and has the mark of one of the teams that lost more acting at home. For this match Luis Milla can not count on the injured player Adrià Carmona.

The visiting team is currently in 11th place with 33 points, after 8 wins, 7 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, lost out to Tenerife by (2-0). In the last match, tied at home to UCAM Murcia by (1-1). This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 12 points as a visitor and 19 in their stadium, with 19 goals scored and 17 goals conceded at home, against 14 goals scored and 18 suffered as a visitor. In the championship, Elche won 8 points out of 30 possible, after 2 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses in the last 10 games they played as a visitor. In the matches played out in the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 5 of his 12 matches. The team have conceded goals in 7 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has regularly scored, as they have managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. In 25 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 11 times and never managed to turn the score. In the last 13 away games for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: suffered 7 of his 18 goals between minutes (46’-60 ‘).

Without a win there are two matches, the Elche team is approaching dangerously from the relegation zone to the third division and is already red alert on. The team trained by coach Alberto Toril needs the victory for those who know how to continue dreaming of a place in the zone of classification for the first division. The Alicante province team have won only 13 points out of 36 who played away from their dominions. For this match Alberto Toril will have the embezzlements of Mandi, Javier Matilla and striker Pedro.