Dep. La Coruna vs Barcelona Prediction & Tips
Deportivo La Coruna and Barcelona face off at Riazor Municipal Stadium in a match for the 35th round of the Primera Division. Barcelona won at home (4-0) last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 17-12-2017. The history of direct matches played at this stage favors the visiting team, who in the last 3 matches won 2 and lost 1. However, in the last match at this stage, in a Primera Division match, 12-03-2017, Deportivo La Coruna only managed to win, for (2-1). The goals of the match were scored by Joselu (40 ‘) and Álex Bergantiños (74’) for Deportivo La Coruña and L. Suárez (46 ‘) for Barcelona. In this match the house factor may play a decisive role, as Barcelona has shown differences in performance in their home games and as a visitor.
Analysis of Deportivo La Coruña
The home team is currently in 18th place with 28 points, after 6 wins, 10 draws and 18 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home to Sevilla by (0-0). In the last match, tied off to Leganes by (0-0). This is a little affected by the home factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches has won 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 defeats as a visitor, with 13 goals scored and 34 goals conceded, against 3 wins , 6 draws and 6 defeats at home, with 21 goals scored and 21 conceded. For the championship, Deportivo La Coruna won 11 points out of 30, after 2 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 matches played in their stadium. The team conceded goals to their opponents in 7 of their last 10 games in this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively. This is a team that scores a few times first: it only opened the scoring in 7 of its last 34 games for the Primera Division, of those 7 reached the interval in advantage in 5 and won in the late 90 ‘in 4. In 34 games in this competition, suffered the first goal 23 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard.
The Deportivo La Coruna arrives to this confrontation desperately needing the victory, since it is among the last placed with 9 points behind the first team outside the relegation zone with 12 points to be played, so only the victory interests to continue dreaming with an unlikely stay in the elite division of Spanish football. The team has serious problems in both the offensive and defensive sectors, having scored only 32 goals, having the fifth worst attack of the competition, and conceded 65 goals, being the second most leaked defender and these numbers help to explain the terrible campaign so far . Playing at home, such as this Saturday’s showdown, Deportivo La Coruna has encountered enormous difficulties, having won only 1 of their last 9 games in this type of situation, precisely against the lantern and already demoted Malaga, worth noting that it is the fourth team that more was leaked in the condition of principal. For the difficult match against the powerful Barcelona, coach Clarence Seedorf will not be able to count on the striker Adrián, an important embezzlement, considering that the athlete is the top scorer of the team in the League.
Analysis of Barcelona
The visiting team is currently in 1st place with 83 points, after 25 wins and 8 draws. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Valencia by (2-1). In the last match, he tied for Celta de Vigo by (2-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses as a visitor, with a total of 31 goals scored and 14 conceded. Already inside the home, it conquered 14 victories and 1 tie, with a total of 40 goals scored and 5 suffered. The team arrives in this match after a victory away with Sevilla by (0-5).
For this competition, you have not lost any of the last 17 games outside of your stadium. In his games for the league as a visitor, the most frequent result in the interval was 0-0 (6 out of 17 matches). His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games for this competition. There is a tendency to have goals in their away games, as 17 of the last 17 matches they played for this competition ended with over 1.5 goals. In 33 games in this competition, managed to get back on the scoreboard in 4 of 9 games in which suffered the first goal. There are 2 periods in the last 17 matches played as a visitor to this competition: he scored 14 of his 38 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘); suffered 4 of his 11 goals in minutes (31’-45 ‘).
Dep. La Coruna – Barcelona FREE TIPS
Barcelona – Win @ 1.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90