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Real Zaragoza take on Elche CF in Sunday’s upcoming Promotion Play-offs meeting.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Real Zaragoza v Elche CF match are shown here - plus the latest betting odds.
Real Zaragoza enter this match following a 0-0 Promotion Play-offs tied result versus Elche CF.
In that match, Real Zaragoza had 56% possession and 19 shots on goal with 2 on target.
It has been all too rare in recent games that Real Zaragoza have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Blanquillos have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 14 goals along the way.
In their previous fixture, Elche CF drew 0-0 in the Promotion Play-offs tie with Real Zaragoza.
At the other end, Real Zaragoza had 19 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
In the course of their six previous matches, Juan Pacheta's Elche CF have managed to stick the ball in the net a total of 7 times thus giving them the goals per game average of 1.17.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head clashes stretching back to 26/03/2017 tells us that Real Zaragoza have won 4 of them & Elche CF 1, with the number of drawn matches standing at 1.
A total of 10 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 7 of them from Blanquillos and 3 belonging to Los Franjiverdes. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.67.
Team News: Real Zaragoza
Nearly everyone is up for selection, with just the lone fitness concern for the Real Zaragoza gaffer Víctor Fernández to be concerned with thanks to an almost full-strength group. James Igbekeme (Tear in the abductor muscle) is sidelined.
Team News: Elche CF
Owing to a completely healthy squad to choose from, Elche CF manager Juan Pacheta has no fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
We’re of the opinion that Elche CF must be fancied to put a goal past this Real Zaragoza team, however that may not be enough to avoid defeat.
Our selection here is for a very close game with a 2-1 winning score for Real Zaragoza at the end of the match. Should be a good one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio de La Romareda (34,596)
Captain: Alberto Zapater
Chairman: Christian Lapetra
Manager: Víctor Fernández
Competitions: LaLiga2 position 3, Promotion Play-offs (Promotion Semi-Finals)
⭐ Key Man: Luis Suárez
Mostly played in the Striker position, Luis Suárez was born in Santa Marta, Colombia. Having made a first senior appearance for Gimnàstic de Tarragona in the 2018 - 2019 season, the accomplished Forward has contributed 19 league goals in the LaLiga2 2019 - 2020 season so far in a total of 38 appearances.