Despite sitting second in La Liga going into matchday 31, Real Madrid are sportsbooks’ favourite to win the Spanish top flight at odds of 6/4. Los Blancos are coming off of a brilliant week in which they defeated Barcelona 2-1 in El Clasico before eliminating Liverpool from the Champions League. Now, Zinedine Zidane’s team will face Chelsea in the Champions League semifinal in two weeks. Before they play the Londoners in the final four, however, Real Madrid will visit Getafe at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez.

Getafe go into matchday 32 on a five-game winless streak. Three of those games ended in draws and manager Jose Bordalas’s team are not in form. Getafe are 15 matches without a win versus Real Madrid going into the match. Fourteen of those 15 matches ended in defeat for the Madrid municipality team.

The Azul are four points ahead of 18th-place Elche in the race for La Liga survival. The bottom of the table is jam-packed with teams attempting to save their seasons. Eleven points separate 13th-place Valencia with 20th-place Eibar.

Real Madrid won the reverse fixture against Getafe at the Di Stefano Stadium thanks to goals from Karim Benzema and Ferland Mendy. Will Real Madrid do the double this weekend against Getafe?

Getafe vs Real Madrid Betting Odds

 

Atletico Madrid lead La Liga going into matchday 32. They will face bottom of the table club Eibar this weekend and should claim a win. Real Madrid will need to defeat Getafe to keep pace with Los Rojiblancos. Real Madrid took 14 points from the last 18 on offer in the league. Four straight league matches finished in wins for Los Blancos. They conceded just five times while tallying 11 goals during that six-game span.

Bookies have Real Madrid at odds of 8/13 to claim a win away from home on Sunday versus Getafe. Los Blancos have La Liga’s best away points total with 32 points from 45 available. They are unbeaten in six straight away matches with four of those fixtures ending in wins. Just 14 goals have been conceded by Real Madrid’s defence on the road.

Getafe, on the other hand, took six points from their last 18 on offer. They are winless in five straight matches with three finishing in draws. Last weekend, Getafe fell 1-0 at home to Cadiz. They have failed to win three straight matches at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez and just 20 points from 48 have been collected on home soil.

Bordalas’s team do not score many goals as a mere 13 have been bagged at home. Eleven goals have been conceded at home. Bookies have Getafe at odds of 5/1 to shock Real Madrid this weekend. The teams are at odds of 14/5 to draw. Their last draw came during the 2018-19 season at the Coliseum Alphonso Perez.

Getafe vs Real Madrid Team News

Zidane has had to deal with a host of injury issues at the Di Stefano Stadium this season. Despite the issues faced by the manager currently, the team are winning and in great form. Zidane will be without Casemiro and Nacho Fernandez this weekend for the trip to Getafe. The duo is suspended due to red cards.

Lucas Vazquez is ruled out for the remainder of the season with a knee injury. Sergio Ramos is still recovering from a calf injury and could return soon. Ramos has reportedly rejected Real Madrid’s latest contract offer. It is believed he has already chosen a club to sign for next season. Dani Carvajal is also recovering from an injury and could make it back anytime. Raphael Varane is recovering from a positive COVID-19 test.

Bordalas has five names on the Getafe injury list. Dario Poveda could miss out with knock. Enes Ural tested positive for COVID-19. Sofian Chakla is ruled out until May with a foot injury. Cucho could return to full-back following an ankle sprain. Meanwhile, Erick Cabaco is ruled out until next season. Getafe are led in goals in La Liga by the duo of Jaime Mata and Angel. The pair has combined for 10 goals, five apiece.

Getafe vs Real Madrid Prediction

Real Madrid to win to nil @ 6/4 - BET NOW

 

Real Madrid posted a win to nil in their previous match with Getafe. Los Blancos could bag another clean sheet win against their local rivals. Real Madrid have kept six straight clean sheets against Getafe in all competitions. Although Zidane has defensive issues, he has the players to cover for those missing stars. Getafe failed to score in their last two league games.

Vinicius Jr to score anytime @ 16/5 - BET NOW

 

Vinicius Jr was brilliant against Liverpool over two legs in the Champions League quarterfinals. He scored two goals in the first leg and was consistently dangerous against the Reds. The Brazilian surprisingly has just three goals and four assists in 27 La Liga games. The winger is just 20-years old and has been labelled as one of four youngsters that are “untouchable” at Real Madrid.

Under 2.5 goals scored @ 7/10 - BET NOW

 

Real Madrid do not need to put three or four goals past Getafe. They simply need to keep the minnows of Madrid from scoring and tally a goal or two. Real Madrid posted an easy-as-you-like 2-0 win at home earlier this season and should do it once more. Four of the last six games between the clubs in all competitions ended with under 2.5 goals scored.

Getafe’s last two matches in La Liga, both ended without wins, they failed to score goals. Those games ended with under 2.5 goals. Three of Real Madrid’s last six games ended with under 2.5 goals scored.

Real Madrid are favourites to win La Liga with Atletico Madrid sinking like a stone. Los Rojiblancos should stop the rot with a win against bottom of the table Eibar this weekend. Los Blancos need to keep pace, especially with Barcelona right behind them in the third place.

Getafe vs Real Madrid Tips

Here are our Getafe vs Real Madrid tips for Sunday's La Liga match at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez.

1. Real Madrid to win to nil @ 6/4

2. Vinicius Jr to score anytime @ 16/5

3. Under 2.5 goals scored @ 7/10