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SD Huesca arrive at The Estadio de La Romareda on Saturday for the La Liga 2 clash with home side Real Zaragoza.
All Real Zaragoza v SD Huesca match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
Real Zaragoza will be looking for an improved result here after the 2-1 Copa del Rey defeat in their last game at the hands of Atzeneta.
The only player to score from Real Zaragoza was Víctor Mollejo (21').
Fran Escribá's Real Zaragoza have found the net a sum total of 5 times in their preceding 6 outings. At the other end, the tally of goals that have been scored against them in those same fixtures stands at 8.
Looking at their past form shows that Real Zaragoza:
- have not lost a league tie with SD Huesca in their previous 4 games.
- have not won at home in their last 5 league matches. Fans are getting restless.
In the game prior to this, SD Huesca drew 1-1 in the La Liga 2 tie with Espanyol.
In that game, SD Huesca had 59% possession and 19 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. The only player to score for SD Huesca was Vilarrasa (78'). Espanyol got 6 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Javi Puado (54') scored for Espanyol.
A series of steadfast displays from the SD Huesca defensive unit has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 3 from their previous 6 fixtures overall. During the same period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 4. That kind of trend might not be carried forward here, of course.
Looking at their past form shows that SD Huesca:
- haven't won against Real Zaragoza in games played away from home for the previous 2 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head clashes going back to 22/12/2019 shows that Real Zaragoza have won 1 of them and SD Huesca 2, with the tally of drawn results standing at 3.
A combined total of 11 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 6 of them for Blanquillos and 5 netted by Oscenses. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.83.
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was La Liga 2 match day 32 on 19/03/2023 when it ended SD Huesca 1-1 Real Zaragoza.
On that occasion, SD Huesca had 41% possession and 18 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Samuel Obeng (48').
For their opponents, Real Zaragoza had 4 attempts on goal with 1 on target. Bebé (32') scored.
The referee was José Antonio López Toca.
Team News: Real Zaragoza
The Real Zaragoza manager Fran Escribá will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all coming into this clash with a fully injury-free squad to choose from.
It’s our opinion that Blanquillos look set to go for a 4-2-3-1 system this time and select Daniel Rebollo, Andres Borge, Alejandro Frances, Jair Amador, Quentin Lecoeuche, Jaume Grau, Francho Serrano, Germán Valera, Maikel Mesa, Manu Vallejo and Iván Azón.
Team News: SD Huesca
Due to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from, the SD Huesca manager Antonio Hidalgo has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash.
We reckon that Oscenses appear most likely to begin the game with a 5-4-1 formation, starting Álvaro Fernández, Gerard Valentín, Juanjo Nieto, Jorge Pulido, Jérémy Blasco, Miguel Loureiro, Javi Martinez, Oscar Sielva, Javi Mier, Joaquín Muñoz and Samuel Obeng Gyabaa.
SD Huesca will do well to find the net against this Real Zaragoza team who will likely manage to score & go ahead.
We’re therefore seeing a good battle with a 1-0 win for Real Zaragoza at the end of the match.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio de La Romareda (33,608)
Captain: Cristian Álvarez
Chairman: Jorge Mas
Manager: Fran Escribá
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 10, Copa del Rey (First Round)
⭐ Star Player: Ivan Azón
Regularly used in the Striker position, Ivan Azón was born in Aragón, Spain. Having made a first senior appearance for Real Zaragoza in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Forward has managed 2 league goals in the Segunda División 2023 - 2024 season so far in a total of 14 appearances.