Villarreal vs Valencia (By: MDG)
An all-Spanish meeting in the quarter finals between Villareal and Valencia. Villareal is struggling in La Liga of Spain and they are trying to stay above the bottom three zone. At this moment they have 30 points which puts them in the relegation zone but they are tied with 17th ranked Valladolid that are above them and there's a good shot to stay in the first divison in this remaining few matches of primera.
Valencia this year are a top 6 team and they are favorites in this matchup over the two legs. This first leg however won't be easy for them and on this ground recently Villareal scored 4 goals against Barclona in a 4:4 draw. They were unlucky conceding in stoppage time and Villareal deserved all three points from that game.
Both Villareal and Valencia are coming from losses in their latest La Liga matches, Valencia lost their away match against Vallecano with 2:0 while Villareal fell at Betis losing 2:1. Hosts are winless in last three while Valencia are in better form but with two draws in last five, 0:0 with Getafe and 1:1 in the return leg against Krasnodar in the previous round of europa leage.
In 3 out of their last four mutual mathces Villareal and Valencia played 3 unders 3:0, 0:0, 1:0 and 0:1.
Score prediction: 0:0 draw
Villarreal vs Valencia predictions
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Villarreal vs Valencia betting preview represents the personal opinion of the author (MDG).