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The La Liga 2 fixture at Estadio de los Juegos Mediterráneos on Saturday will see home side UD Almería lock horns with UD Las Palmas.
All UD Almería v UD Las Palmas match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
UD Almería, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 1-2 La Liga 2 victory over Girona FC.
In that match, UD Almería had 50% possession and 14 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. For UD Almería, goals were scored by Umar Sadiq (52') and Lucas Robertone (68'). For their opponents, Girona FC got 9 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Bernardo Espinosa (62') scored for Girona FC.
Joan Rubi's UD Almería have hit the back of the net a sum total of 12 times over their preceding 6 outings. At the other end, the tally of goals that they have conceded in those games stands at 5.
Coming into this meeting, UD Almería haven't been defeated in their previous 7 home league matches.
UD Las Palmas
UD Las Palmas will go into the match after a 4-1 La Liga 2 win with the downing of FC Cartagena in their most recent match.
In that match, UD Las Palmas managed 58% possession and 13 shots at goal with 9 on target. For UD Las Palmas, the goals were scored by Jonathan Viera (32'), Pejiño (36'), Jesé Rodríguez (43') and Adalberto Peñaranda (72'). FC Cartagena had 10 shots at goal with 1 on target. Mohammed Dauda (83') was the scorer for FC Cartagena.
UD Las Palmas have attacked well in the lead-up to this encounter, scoring 11 goals in their previous 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that UD Las Palmas have been somewhat leaky at the back, having also been scored against in 5 of those same games.
Going into this one, UD Las Palmas haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 13/10/2018 shows us that UD Almería have won 3 of these games and UD Las Palmas 2, with the number of drawn games standing at 1.
13 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 9 from Almería and 4 being from Las Palmas. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.17.
The previous league game between the two was La Liga 2 match day 25 on 14/02/2021 and the score finished UD Almería 3-1 UD Las Palmas.
That time, UD Almería had 44% possession and 13 shots at goal with 7 on target. The goals were scored by Juan Villar (45', 48') and Sergio Akieme (54').
UD Las Palmas got 12 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Rafa Mújica (53') scored.
The match was refereed by Jon Ander González Esteban.
Team News: UD Almería
The UD Almería boss Joan Rubi will be happy not to have any fitness worries at all ahead of this game with a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: UD Las Palmas
Due to a completely healthy squad available to select from, the UD Las Palmas manager Pepe Mel doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game.
We feel that in this game, UD Almería should create the chances to score more than once when they line up against UD Las Palmas, who could well find it tough to score themselves.
We’re therefore expecting to see a controlled 2-0 win for UD Almería at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio de los Juegos Mediterráneos (15,274)
Captain: Fernando Martínez
Chairman: Turki Al-Sheikh
Manager: Joan Rubi
Competitions: La Liga 2 position 3
🔑 Star Player: Largie Ramazani
Typically taking up the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Largie Ramazani was born in Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Belgium. After having made a senior debut playing for UD Almería in the 2020 - 2021 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has managed 3 league goals in this LaLiga2 2021 - 2022 campaign so far coming from a total of 8 appearances.