Granada and Alavés face at Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes, in a match for the 16 th round of the Primera Division. These teams have only met each other recently: on 01‑03‑2017, ending with Granada win by (2‑1), and on 26‑09‑2016, ending with win for Alavés by (3‑1). The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Granada presents significant differences between home and away results.
After 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses, the home team is in the 10th position, having won 21 points. In the last match, they lost in an away match against Athletic Bilbao, by (2‑0), after in the previous match they have tied at home, against Atlético de Madrid, by (1‑1). This is a stronger team when playing in their stadium, since in the last 30 matches they have recorded 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 11 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. For the championship, Granada have won 13 points out of 21 possible, after 4 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses in the last 7 home matches. In their home matches there are a few frequent scorers: at half ‑ time 0‑0 (3 out of 7 matches) and 1‑0 (3 out of 7 matches) and at the end of the match 1‑0 (3 out of 7 matches). Defensive consistency hasn't been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 19 of their last 25 matches have ended With Under 2,5 goals. In 15 matches for this competition, they have never been able to turn the score around in 9 matches for which they conceded the first goal. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 8 home matches in all competitions: they have scored 3 of their 7 goals between minutes (61' ‑ 75 ').
Granada comes for this match after a 2-0 loss against Athletic Bilbao, totaling their fifth straight game without a win in the Spanish league. In this match against his supporter, the coach Diego Martínez should keep his usual tactical scheme, that is, 4-3-3, being Ángel Montoro the maestro of the team: this player is very competent to create and to organize the offensive process. On the other hand, Antonio Puertas is Granada's top scorer with 2 goals. Out of this match are Fede Vico and Germán Sánchez, both injured.
After 5 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses, the visiting team is in 14th place, having won 18 points. In the last match, they have lost at home against Real Madrid by (1‑2), after in the previous match they have won (0‑2) an away match against Eibar. This is a team that maintains performance when playing away from their stadium, as in the last 30 matches they have recorded 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses at their stadium. In the league, Alavés have won 4 points out of 21 possible, after 1 win, 1 draw and 5 losses in the last 7 away matches. The most recurrent result at half ‑ time in their league matches was the 1‑0 (3 out of 7 matches). Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 15 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 9 times and have never been able to turn the score around. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 9 away matches for all competitions: they have scored 3 of their 7 goals between minutes (76' ‑ 90 ').
Alavés comes for this match after a 1-2 loss against Real Madrid, putting an end to their two consecutive league wins: their only goal was scored by Lucas Pérez. Usually coach Asier Garitano opts for 4-4-2, favoring the maintenance of ball possession and organized attacks, especially through the sides. It is important to emphasize the importance of Aleix Vidal in the tactical scheme of Deportivo Alaves: this player is very important in the offensive transition. On the other hand, Lucas Pérez is the best scorer of the team with 8 goals. For this match the coach will not be able to count on Rúben Duarte due to suspension.
Granada CF haven't won in their last 5 games.
Antonio Puertas is Granada CF's top scorer with 4 goals. Lucas Perez has scored 8 times for Deportivo Alaves Sad.
A year ago, Deportivo Alaves Sad were number 5 in the table with 24 points. Now they are number 14 with 18 points.
Granada CF wins 1st half in 42% of their matches, Deportivo Alaves Sad in 20% of their matches.
Granada CF wins 42% of halftimes, Deportivo Alaves Sad wins 20%.
Both teams lost their last match.
Both teams haven't won their last match in LaLiga.
Deportivo Alaves Sad's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Granada CF's.
In LaLiga, Deportivo Alaves Sad has better performance than Granada CF.
The winner of their last meeting was Granada CF.
On their last meeting Granada CF won by 1 goals.
Granada CF scores 1.19 goals when playing at home and Deportivo Alaves Sad scores 1 goals when playing away (on average).
When Granada CF leads 1-0 at home, they win in 94% of their matches.
When Deportivo Alaves Sad leads 0-1 away, they win in 85% of their matches.
When Granada CF is down 0-1 home, they win 0% of their matches.
When Deportivo Alaves Sad is down 1-0 away, they win 5% of their matches.
Did you know that Granada CF scores 45% of their goals between the minutes 61-75? This is the highest percentage in the league.
Granada CF have conceded a goal in each of their last 5 matches.
Deportivo Alaves Sad have scored at least one goal for 9 consecutive matches.
Granada CF haven't scored in 1 of their 7 home matches in LaLiga this season.
Deportivo Alaves Sad haven't scored in 2 of their 7 away matches in LaLiga this season.
Did you know that Deportivo Alaves Sad scores 41% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?