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Burgos meet visiting team Elche CF at The Estadio Municipal de El Plantío in the La Liga 2 match on Saturday.
Our Burgos v Elche CF tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - as well as the best betting odds.
Burgos will be hoping for a better result following the 2-1 La Liga 2 losing effort in their last game against Albacete.
In that match, Burgos managed 49% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Burgos was Fernando Niño (60'). Albacete Balompie got 19 shots at goal with 5 on target. Alberto Quiles (3') and Cristian Glauder (53') scored for Albacete.
Burgos have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They’ve totted up the amount of 7 during that period and have conceded a total of 8.
Heading into this fixture, Burgos are unbeaten in their previous 3 home league matches.
Elche CF come into this meeting following a 1-0 La Liga 2 win versus Leganés in their last game.
In that game, Elche CF managed 57% possession and 18 shots on goal with 5 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Elche CF was Sergio León (33'). Leganes had 9 shots on goal with 3 on target.
In 5 of the past six clashes involving Elche CF, a comparatively low number of goals have been scored between them and opposing teams. The overall average number of goals per game in that period works out to a meagre 1.67, with the number of goals averaged by Los Franjiverdes equalling 0.83. That sort of pattern isn’t assured to be continued into this next game, however.
Team News: Burgos
The Burgos manager Bolo Pérez Alonso will be grateful to have no fitness concerns at all before this clash thanks to a fully injury-free squad available for selection.
In all likelihood, Burgos will possibly use a 4-4-2 formation for this one featuring José Antonio Caro, Raúl Navarro, Aitor Córdoba, E. Ariel Saveljich, Jose Matos, Álex Sancris, Miguel Angel Atienza, Miki Muñoz, Ander Martín, Curro Sanchez and Fernando Niño.
Team News: Elche CF
Owing to a fully healthy group available for selection, the Elche CF boss Sebastián Beccacece does not have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this match.
We reckon that Los Franjiverdes will likely make use of a 4-4-2 lineup, settling for Edgar Badia, Josan, Lautaro Blanco, Pedro Bigas, Carlos Clerc, Tete Morente, Aleix Febas, Nicolas Castro, N. Fernandez Mercau, Sergio León Limones and Fidel.
Our thinking is that Elche CF and Burgos should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw is looking likely to us. That’s why our selection here is for a very close game with a 1-1 score draw at the end of the match.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio Municipal de El Plantío (12,642)
Captain: Unai Elgezabal
Chairman: Rodrigo Santidrían
Manager: Bolo Pérez Alonso
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 15
⭐ Star Player: Curro Sánchez
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Curro Sánchez was born in La Palma del Condado, Spain. Having made his senior debut playing for Sevilla in the 2015 - 2016 season, the goalscoring Forward has hit 4 league goals in this Segunda División 2023 - 2024 campaign so far in 6 appearances.