Real Madrid VS Numancia ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Real Madrid vs Numancia
Real Madrid and Numancia meet at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in a game for the second leg of this Copa del Rey round of 16, after beating Real Madrid (0-3) in the first leg. In this meeting the home factor could play an important role, since both teams present significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Real Madrid Team News
The home side arrive in the second leg with a 3-goal lead after a 3-0 win in the first leg. This is a team that curiously shows more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 games has 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses as a visitor, with 33 goals scored and 13 conceded; against 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 defeats in his stadium, with 31 goals scored and 15 conceded. In the last game that disputed, for the Primera División, tied with Celta of Vigo outside by (2-2). In the last 10 home games Real Madrid have recorded 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to make it 8 out of the last 10 games. In their home games there is a tendency for goals to be scored, as 61 of their last 65 matches have had more than 1.5 goals and in 50 of the last 65 there were over 2.5 goals. In the 15 games he played, he only managed 1 turnaround in the five games in which he suffered the first goal.
Real Madrid vs Numancia Stats
Real Madrid have left to disappoint this season and in the last game yielded a tie with two balls against Celta de Vigo. In the first leg of the King’s Cup, priority competition, Real Madrid won quietly 0-3. In this game at home coach Zinédine Zidane should return to his usual tactical system, namely, 4-3-3, with Borja Mayoral being the most offensive team reference. Cristiano Ronaldo is the big merengue highlight with 16 goals in all competitions, however, should be spared for this match. In addition to this player, the home coach is obliged not to have Luca Zidane and Sergio Ramos, both injured.
Numancia Team News
After the home defeat in the first leg, the visiting team must recover from a 3-goal deficit in this decisive game as a visitor. This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 3 wins, 9 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; against 10 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses in his stadium. In the last game that disputed, for the Second Division, tied with Cultural Leonesa outside by (2-2). In the last 10 games as a visitor Numancia has won 2, drawn 6 and lost 2. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 4 of the last 5 games, but his attack has been regularly marked scored goals in 4 of the last 5 matches for this competition. In 15 games, he only managed 2 rounds in 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Numancia start for this day with a two-way tie against Leonesa, adding up to the second meeting without proving the taste of victory in several competitions. In the first leg, Numancia received and lost against Real Madrid by 0-3. In this away game, the coach must keep the team in 4-3-3 privileging the medium low block and the long balls for the attack, especially for Higino Marín. Nevertheless we emphasize that the visitors have great competence in the counterattack. For this match the foreign commander can not count on Diamanka, punished, besides Valcarce and Adrián Ripa, players recovering from injury.