This forthcoming Copa del Rey match will see Tenerife playing Villarreal on Sunday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Tenerife v Villarreal match are shown here - along with the latest match odds.
Tenerife will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 3-0 La Liga 2 triumph versus FC Cartagena.
In that match, Tenerife had 37% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 4 on target. For Tenerife, goals were scored by Fran Sol (13', 74') and Samuel Shashoua (54'). For their opponents, FC Cartagena had 7 shots on goal with 0 of them on target.
Their most recent results show that huge efforts have been put in by the Tenerife backline. Tenerife have been mean at the back, with the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their past six clashes standing at 4.
Villarreal come into this encounter following a 0-4 La Liga win over Celta Vigo in their last fixture.
In that match, Villarreal had 44% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. For Villarreal, goals were scored by Gerard Moreno (5'), Moi Gómez (14'), Dani Parejo (19') and Fernando Niño (31'). Celta de Vigo got 8 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
Looking at their form, and Villarreal have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 6 goals in total. In defence, El Submarino Amarillo have some weaknesses to address. It will be interesting to see if that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Head to head
The last league fixture between these clubs was La Liga match day 28 on 24/03/2010 when it ended Tenerife 2-2 Villarreal.
The match was refereed by Alfonso Alvarez Izquierdo.
Team News: Tenerife
Jacobo González (Metatarsal Fracture) and Borja Lasso (Fibula Fracture) will be missing for Tenerife manager Luis Ramis.
Team News: Villarreal
Villarreal manager Unai Emery has some current player fitness concerns. Alberto Moreno (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Vicente Iborra (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will not be playing here.
In this match, Tenerife have enough to score against this Villarreal outfit, however a single goal might not be enough to avoid a loss.
Therefore, we think that it’s going to be a very close game with a 1-2 victory for Villarreal by the conclusion of the game. Should be a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Heliodoro Rodríguez López (22,948)
Captain: Suso Santana
Chairman: Miguel Concepción
Manager: Luis Ramis
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 16, Copa del Rey (Round of 32)
⭐ Star Man: Fran Sol
Regularly taking to the field in the Striker position, Fran Sol was born in Madrid, Spain. After having played his first senior match for CD Lugo in the 2012 - 2013 season, the dangerous Forward has bagged 5 league goals in this LaLiga2 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 17 appearances.