Eibar visit Estadio Heliodoro Rodríguez López on Tuesday for the La Liga 2 game with home side Tenerife.
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Tenerife will be wanting a better result here following a 2-1 La Liga 2 loss in their previous game against UD Las Palmas.
In that match, Tenerife had 43% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 2 on target. For Tenerife, the scorers were Elady Zorrilla (65') and Pablo Larrea (90' Own goal). UD Las Palmas had 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Jonathan Viera (26') scored for UD Las Palmas.
It has not been often in recent games where Tenerife have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that Tenerife have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 9 goals in the process.
Ahead of this meeting, Tenerife have not been beaten in the league by Eibar in their last 3 matches.
Eibar will go into this game following on from a 1-0 La Liga 2 win to defeat UD Almería in their last match.
In that game, Eibar managed 40% possession and 9 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Eibar was Stoichkov (39'). For their opponents, UD Almería had 12 attempts on goal with 2 on target.
In their previous 6 clashes, Eibar have helped themselves to a tally of 14 goals. Eibar have also not failed to score on each one of those occasions. Over that period, their defenders have seen 9 goals go against them. That sort of trend won’t necessarily be carried forward into this game, however.
Pre-game facts show that Eibar:
- have not been beaten in their last 4 league matches away from home.
- are without a win away from home in their last 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head meetings going back to 21/10/2007 shows that Tenerife have won 4 of them and Eibar 2, with the tally of drawn results being 0.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 22 overall which averages out at 3.67 goals per meeting.
The last league encounter between the two was La Liga 2 match day 34 on 13/04/2014 and the score finished Eibar 1-2 Tenerife.
That day, Eibar managed 53% possession and 11 shots at goal with 1 on target. The scorer was Bóveda (8').
Tenerife had 7 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Nano Mesa (52') and Santana Cabrera (74') scored.
The referee was Daniel Ocón Arráiz.
Team News: Tenerife
Borja Lasso (Fibula Fracture), Javi Alonso (Rupture of Outer Meniscus) and Matías Nahuel (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are unavailable for Tenerife gaffer Luis Ramis.
Team News: Eibar
Thanks to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, the Eibar manager Gaizka Garitano has no fitness concerns at all before this game.
Here, we’re thinking that Eibar will need to push hard to put one past this Tenerife side who should emerge victorious.
We’re going for a hard-fought 1-0 winning margin for Tenerife at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Heliodoro Rodríguez López (22,948)
Captain: Aitor Sanz
Chairman: Miguel Concepción
Manager: Luis Ramis
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 4
⭐ Key Man: Samuel Shashoua
Mostly deployed in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Samuel Shashoua was born in Westminster, England. After making a first senior appearance for Tenerife in the 2020 - 2021 season, the gifted Midfielder has struck 4 league goals in this LaLiga2 2021 - 2022 campaign to date from a total of 9 appearances.