Shortly after Marc-André ter Stegen has entered the grass of the Eden Arena in Prague, the FC Barcelona fans have already received him with loud, reverberating shouts: “Ter Stegen! Ter Stegen!”.
Barcelona vs Valladolid Soccer Betting Prediction
The fans of FC Barcelona are behind their goalkeeper, who wants to sell not only for the Catalans expensive. For sure he will do everything to be used for the German national team as the first goalkeeper before Manuel Neuer.
And it should once again be a great evening for the German goalkeeper, who with glittering parades last Wednesday in the Champions League match against Slavia Prague has certainly a large share in the narrow 2-1 away win. With a correspondingly high level of confidence, ter Stegen will also face the upcoming task in the league on Tuesday against Valladolid.
The Catalans welcome Real Valladolid for the second English week. The bookmakers put Barcelona in the match against Valladolid the odds with 1.15 extremely low for a simple home win of FC Barcelona.
But is a home victory for the Catalans really as likely as the odds would suggest before the match between Barcelona and Valladolid? Potentially, FC Barcelona will struggle to get past compact visitors from Valladolid.
What speaks for Barcelona against Valladolid for the tip on Under 4.5 goals? This is analyzed in the following report.
Barcelona – Statistics & Current Form
Right at the beginning of the season, the Catalans had to accept several defeats. It was already lost on the first day 1: 0 against Athletic Bilbao. On the fifth matchday, the team around coach Ernesto Valverde put a sensitive 2-0 defeat at Granada. The players had not yet found each other, added some sensitive failures, for example by Messi and Suarez.
But after the teething problems, it is back around at FC Barcelona. The last five past competitive games were all won. In addition to a gradually finding offensive to emphasize the better functioning organization in the defense, which is why in the past five games have only two goals conceded.
Also in the away game against Eibar was last delivered a convincing performance. It has seen a team with a clear game plan, the high standing Eibar was regularly put under precise vertical played balls under pressure.
Antoine Griezmann has scored his first goal of the season. For his claims, the first goal of the season was more than overdue on Matchday 9 in La Liga. He is still looking for his old form.
The home game, predominantly healthy squad and very high individual quality with ever-improving team chemistry let the bookmakers set for Barcelona against Valladolid the odds for a home win very low.
On the Barcelona side, pretty much everything speaks for another victory. But what about the guests from Valladolid? Are these possibly a relevant factor against Barcelona’s home win?
Expected formation of Barcelona:
➲ ter Stegen – Alba, Lenglet, Piqué, Semedeo – Arthur, Busquets, De Jong – Griezmann, Suarez, Messi
Last matches of Barcelona:
⚽️ 23.10.2019 – Slavia Prague vs. FC Barcelona 1: 2 (Champions League)
⚽️ 19.10.2019 – SD Eibar Vs. FC Barcelona 0: 3 (La Liga)
⚽️ 06.10.2019 – FC Barcelona vs. Sevilla 4: 0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 02.10.2019 – FC Barcelona vs. Inter Milan 2: 1 (Champions League)
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – Getafe vs. FC Barcelona 0-2 (La Liga)
Valladolid – Statistics & Current Form
Valladolid are playing a good season so far and are right after the ninth round in ninth place in the table. The team around coach Sergio proves to be hard to beat and tough to play. And against the two big clubs from Madrid Valladolid has taken one point each.
The strengths of Valladolid are clearly on the defensive. Rigorous duel behavior with mostly defensive basic orientation makes it difficult for the opponents to score goals. Only nine goals conceded after nine games on the account of Valladolid. It can be assumed that especially out of Barcelona against Barcelona will act out of a very defensive orientation, because there are the strengths of the club.
Offensively there is still room for improvement. With ten goals scored so far this season, the team ranks in the lower midfield. Against a form strong ter webs and a good defense, it is unlikely to estimate that the guests will meet. On the other hand, they will do their utmost to keep the gap at the bottom.
This strategic approach is to be expected after the recent appearances with high probability, which is why for Barcelona against Valladolid the tip on under 4.5 goals seems plausible.
Therefore, for the match on Tuesday night Barcelona against Valladolid the prediction venture that there will be no shooting festival. Behind the conservative bet on under 4.5 goals hides a comparatively solid odds of 1.40.
Expected formation of Valladolid:
➲ Masip – Moyano, Kiko, Karim, Martinez – Plano, Fernandez, Michel, Suarez – Ünal, Gardiola
Last matches of Valladolid:
⚽️ 26.10.2019 – Valladolid Vs. SD Eibar 2: 0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 20.10.2019 – Athletic Bilbao Vs. Valladolid 1: 1 (La Liga)
⚽️ 10.10.2019 – Valladolid Vs. Salamanca UDS 3: 2 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 06.10.2019 – Valladolid Vs. Atletico Madrid 0: 0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 29.09.2019 – Espanyol Barcelona vs Valladolid 0: 2 (La Liga)
Barcelona vs Valladolid Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
Historically, it came 88 times for direct comparison between the two teams. FC Barcelona prevailed 56 times in 16 draws and 14 wins from Valladolid.
In the last five matches, only eleven goals have been scored, three times Barcelona prevailed with a narrow 1-0 victory. Among them is the game from last season, in which Barcelona has laboriously earned a 1-0 win at home.
The statistics support for the game against Barcelona Valladolid the prediction that not many goals will fall. An interesting statistic from this Champions League season shows that Barcelona was the team with the lowest mileage on Matchday 3 of the current Champions League season with only 100.4 kilometers.
This does not speak for a high militant commitment, which in turn could lead to doom against the unlikely iron men of Valladolid.
Barcelona vs Valladolid Best Soccer Betting Prediction Explained
Although the odds of Barcelona win against Valladolid suggest a very clear match for Barcelona, it seems plausible that the hosts will struggle to score goals. Valladolid plays in a foreign country not worse than in their own stadium and will be defensive in all likelihood.
Key Facts – Barcelona vs Valladolid tips
📌 Ter Stegen recently showed brilliant performances in the goal of Barcelona
📌 Valladolid are defensively stable and have allowed only one goal against Real Madrid
📌 Barcelona have had a tough time against Valladolid last season
It is expected that the Catalans will put pressure on the opposing goal from the first minute. How often it comes to scoring successes, it will show. A self-runner will probably not be.
Defensive will probably not burn much at Barcelona, as Valladolid offensively lack the quality. Thus can be recommended for Barcelona against Valladolid the tip on Under 4.5 goals.
Prediction Today: Under 4.5 goals
Stake: 5/10 units