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Real Madrid will do battle with visiting club Getafe at Estadio Santiago Bernabéu in this La Liga game on Thursday.
All Real Madrid v Getafe game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Real Madrid, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 0-1 La Liga success against Espanyol.
In that game, Real Madrid managed 69% possession and 14 shots at goal with 6 on target. The scorer for Real Madrid was Casemiro (45'). On the other side, Espanyol got 8 shots at goal with 5 on target.
Real Madrid haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, netting every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They have totted up the amount of 12 during that period and have conceded a total of 4. We will find out whether or not that trend can be continued on into this next match.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Real Madrid:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Getafe CF in their previous 12 matches. Quite a long unbeaten run against them.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 16 league matches at home. An amazing run.
Getafe come into this clash following a 2-1 La Liga win against Real Sociedad in their last fixture.
In that game, Getafe managed 40% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 4 on target. The scorer for Getafe was Jaime Mata (20', 83'). Real Sociedad got 5 attempts at goal with 1 on target. Adnan Januzaj (55') scored for Real Sociedad.
In the course of their 6 most recent matches, José Bordalás's Getafe have converted a total of 5 times thus earning them the goals scored per game average of 0.83.
A look at their previous results shows us that Getafe:
- haven't won against Real Madrid CF in away games against them for the last 10 league games. Not an away record to be proud of.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at past results between these clubs going back to 16/04/2016 reveals that these fixtures have been pretty painful for Getafe. They’ve not been able to get any wins whatsoever while Real Madrid have managed to find a way, running out winners in 83 per cent of those games where they have faced each other.
A combined sum of 18 goals were scored between them in these games, with 15 of them from Los Blancos and 3 coming from Azulones. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.
The previous league match between the two was LaLiga match day 19 on 04/01/2020 which ended up with the score at Getafe 0-3 Real Madrid.
That day, Getafe had 44% possession and 15 shots on goal with 4 of them on target.
For their opponents, Real Madrid had 9 shots at goal with 7 on target. Raphaël Varane (34', 53') and Luka Modrić (96') scored.
The match was refereed by José Luis Munuera Montero.
Team News: Real Madrid
Nacho Fernández (Hamstring Injury), Lucas Vázquez (Calf Injury) and Luka Jovic (Foot Injury) won’t be playing for Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane. Suspended players who are serving a ban for this game are Luka Modric and Ferland Mendy.
Team News: Getafe
Getafe boss José Bordalás has to currently contend with reduced team options. Erick Cabaco (Ankle Injury) and Oghenekaro Etebo (Muscle Injury) will not be playing here. Djené cannot play in this game through suspension.
In this game, Real Madrid can get amongst the goals against Getafe, who may well find it hard to get a goal of their own.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a 2-0 victory for Real Madrid at full-time.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Santiago Bernabéu (81,044)
Captain: Sergio Ramos
Chairman: Florentino Pérez
Manager: Zinedine Zidane
Competitions: LaLiga position 1, Champions League (Last 16)
🔑 Star Player: Karim Benzema
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Karim Benzema was born in Lyon, France. Having made his senior debut playing for Olympique Lyonnais in the 2004 - 2005 season, the accomplished Forward has contributed 17 league goals in this LaLiga 2019 - 2020 campaign to date coming from a total of 30 appearances.