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The La Liga 2 match at Estadio El Molinón-Enrique Castro on Saturday will see home team Sporting Gijón go up against opponents AD Alcorcón.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Sporting Gijón v AD Alcorcón are shown on this page - plus the latest match odds.
Sporting Gijón enter this game following on from a 1-1 La Liga 2 drawn game vs Real Oviedo.
In that game, Sporting Gijón managed 63% possession and 8 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player to score for Sporting Gijón was Uroš Đurđević (83'). On the other side, Real Oviedo got 12 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Lucas Ahijado (29') was the scorer for Real Oviedo.
Sporting Gijón haven’t had any problems with scoring, hitting the target in each and every one of their last 6 games.
They’ve totted up the amount of 10 during that time while seeing the number of goals scored against them stand at 8. That kind of trend might not follow through into this next game, however.
A look at their previous results shows us that Sporting Gijón:
- haven't lost in the league to AD Alcorcón in their last 3 games.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 4 league matches at home.
AD Alcorcón head into the clash following on from a 1-0 La Liga 2 win over Burgos in their most recent fixture.
In that match, AD Alcorcón had 58% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 4 on target. The scorer for AD Alcorcón was Fernández (91'). Burgos got 3 attempts at goal with 0 on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and AD Alcorcón have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 13 goals overall. In defence, AD Alcorcón could really do with shoring things up.
Coming into this clash, AD Alcorcón have not been beaten by Sporting Gijón when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head meetings dating back to 18/08/2018 shows that Sporting Gijón have won 3 of these games and AD Alcorcón 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 2.
A sum of 13 goals were scored between them in this period, with 8 for Rojiblancos and 5 for Los Alfareros. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.17.
The previous league encounter featuring the two was La Liga 2 match day 31 on 26/03/2021 when the final score was Sporting Gijón 0-0 AD Alcorcón.
In that match, Sporting Gijón managed 44% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
AD Alcorcón got 9 attempts on goal with 4 on target.
The referee was Saúl Ais Reig.
Team News: Sporting Gijón
There aren’t many personnel worries, with just the sole fitness concern for the Sporting Gijón gaffer David Gallego to contend with from of an almost fully healthy squad. Christian Rivera (Lumbago) will miss out.
Team News: AD Alcorcón
Owing to a fully injury-free squad available to select from, the AD Alcorcón manager Juan Anquela doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this game.
When taking all factors into account, Sporting Gijón will likely get the goals that they need when they play AD Alcorcón, who will not find it easy scoring.
Accordingly, we see a fairly comfortable 2-0 winning margin for Sporting Gijón after 90 minutes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio El Molinón-Enrique Castro (30,000)
Captain: Diego Mariño
Chairman: Javier Fernández
Manager: David Gallego
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 2
🔑 Star Man: Fran Villalba
Generally deployed in the Centre Midfield position, Fran Villalba was born in Valencia, Spain. Having made a first senior appearance for Valencia in the 2015 - 2016 season, the gifted Midfielder has scored 3 league goals in this LaLiga2 2021 - 2022 campaign so far in a total of 9 appearances.