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UD Almería are the guests at Visit Mallorca Estadi on Sunday for the La Liga 2 meeting with home side Mallorca.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Mallorca v UD Almería, scroll down - plus the latest match odds.
Mallorca will be looking for an improved result here after a 1-2 La Liga 2 loss in their previous game against Espanyol.
In that match, Mallorca managed 57% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Mallorca was Amath Ndiaye (52'). Espanyol got 6 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Javi Puado (33') and Landry Dimata (73') scored for Espanyol.
In their past 6 games, Luis García's Mallorca have hit the back of the net a combined total of 8 times, with that being an average number of goals per match of 1.33.
Going into this encounter, Mallorca have not been beaten in the league by UD Almería in their previous 2 matches.
After a losing effort in their last game against Leganés in La Liga 2 action, UD Almería and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, UD Almería had 53% possession and 7 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. The scorer for UD Almería was Umar Sadiq (8'). Leganés had 17 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Borja Bastón (48') and Kenneth Omeruo (90') scored for Leganés.
The stats tell the story, and UD Almería have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 6 goals overall. At the back, Almería could really do with shoring things up. That sort of pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this next game, however.
Coming into this contest, UD Almería haven’t won away from home in the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 27/03/2016 shows that Mallorca have won 3 of these games and UD Almería 2, with the number of drawn games being 1.
10 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 5 for Los Bermellones and 5 netted by Almería. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.67.
The last league encounter between the two was La Liga 2 match day 16 on 03/12/2020 and the score finished UD Almería 0-1 Mallorca.
That time, UD Almería had 54% possession and 11 shots at goal with 2 on target.
Mallorca got 12 shots at goal with 3 on target. Abdón Prats (91') scored.
The referee was Alejandro Muñiz Ruiz.
Team News: Mallorca
Mallorca manager Luis García will be happy not to have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this game thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go.
Team News: UD Almería
Due to a completely injury-free group to pick from, UD Almería boss José Gomes doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this match.
When taking all factors into account, UD Almería are likely to get a goal against this Mallorca team, however that might not quite prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We can see both teams to score in a 2-1 win for Mallorca at full-time. Looking forward to seeing how this one unfolds.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Visit Mallorca Estadi (23,142)
Captain: Manolo Reina
Chairman: Andy Kohlberg
Manager: Luis García
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 1
⭐ Star Player: Amath Ndiaye
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, Amath Ndiaye was born in Pikine, Senegal. Having made a first senior appearance for Tenerife in the 2016 - 2017 season, the dangerous Forward has bagged 7 league goals in the LaLiga2 2020 - 2021 season to date in a total of 18 appearances.