The spotlight is on both Cadiz and Almeria, as the La Liga rivals go looking to boost their points tally. They face each other this coming Friday in the at Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla. This is the first time Cadiz squares up against Almeria in the La Liga in the 21st century, thus both face a whole new experience of coming up against an unknown opponent.
With 16 points after 14 games, Almeria currently rank 14th in the La Liga standings. Cadiz play catch-up as they recorded 11 points in 14 matches, putting them up as 19th before their upcoming clash.
Almeria are aiming to extend the lead on Cadiz in the standings as they go toe-to-toe on Friday.
Cadiz scored nine times in the last ten outings for an average of 0.9 goals a game. They conceded 16 and managed four clean sheets.
Almeria scored 12 goals, conceded 17 and managed one clean sheets in their previous ten matches.
Cadiz vs Almeria Prediction
A draw was the best Cadiz could muster in their previous three games. They claimed a 0-0 draw against Getafe, before getting trounced 2-1 against Real Madrid. Last time out, more disappointment followed as Real Union ran out 3-2 winners. Cadiz only managed one meagre home win from a possible six at Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla in the La Liga. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored five and conceded 12 goals.
Most people predicted Cadiz were in for a seriously tough La Liga campaign and they have done little to counter predictions.
Almeria are currently a little too inconsistent for their own good. Against Barcelona, they lost 2-0, before winning 1-0 against Getafe. They came out on the losing end once again in a 2-0 defeat against CD Arenteiro. In their last six La Liga away matches, Almeria failed to win even once. In stead, they've drawn zero and lost six, scoring two while also conceding 13 times.
Few people saw Almeria at the fun end of the table this season, but they are displaying a great form right now.
Cadiz won two points from their last three encounters with teams from the bottom six, like their upcoming opponent. They won zero, scored two and let in five goals. Almeria claimed three wins from seven goals scored and three conceded from their past four matches against teams placed in the bottom six. This handed them ten points to their account. Cadiz are looking at a record of two wins, five draws and seven defeats in the La Liga this season. Almeria enjoy a record of five wins, one draw and eight defeats in the La Liga.
Cadiz vs Almeria Stats
- Cadiz have not won 10 of the last 12 home matches
- Cadiz have not won 9 of the last 11 matches
- Cadiz have conceded in 10 of the last 12 home matches
- Cadiz have not lost the last 5 home matches in a row
- In 5 of the last 7 matches Cadiz played, both teams scored
- Almeria have not won the last 11 away matches in a row
- Almeria have conceded in the last 13 away matches in a row
- Almeria have lost 8 of the last 9 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Almeria have conceded in 21 of the last 23 matches
- Almeria have lost 8 of the last 9 away matches
Cadiz vs Almeria Team News
At the time of writing, Cadiz have four players on their injured and absent list as they prepare to meet Almeria on Friday.
Victor Chust, Mamadou Mbaye, Jon Ander and Joseba Zaldua are missing from the squad, Cadiz will field against Almeriathis coming Friday.
Almeria seem to have only one player on the injured and absent list, when they travel to Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla to face Cadiz.
Ivan Martos is too injured to face Almeria.
Cadiz vs Almeria H2H
Having never played each other in the La Liga in the 21st century, this is the first time Cadiz comes up against Almeria in this tournament as of late. Thus, any eventual h2h stats stems from meetings in cup matches or friendlies. Cadiz picked up six wins in their previous ten matches against Almeria, while the latter claimed one win in these, with the remaining finishing a draw. The bookies best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 21/10.
Cadiz vs Almeria Results
Cadiz vs Almeria Betting Tips
Alex Fernandez scored twice in the six most recent games for Cadiz, with Leo Baptistao providing two goals for Almeria in his last six.
Cadiz claimed three wins, drew three and lost four of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Almeria won zero, drew two and lost eight of their last 10 games away. Keep an eye out for both teams not to score at Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla, as BTTS only came out four times in the previous 10 La Liga matches here for Cadiz. Both teams scored in four of the previous 10 away games for Almeria.
Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Cadiz, who scored an average of 1.7 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of the last ten outings for Almeria, who managed to score 1.2 times in those matches.