The penultimate round of the La Liga season presents an interesting battle between Mallorca and Rayo Vallecano. The match takes place this coming Sunday at Visit Mallorca Estadi. The last time these two teams faced off against each other, Rayo Vallecano came away as 3-1 winners. It was a match played at Campo de Futbol de Vallecas back in novembro 2021 in the La Liga.
While Mallorca rank as number 18 with 33 points after 36 rounds played, Rayo Vallecano sit as number 12 in the La Liga standings. The current gap between the two sides is nine points.
Mallorca scored nine times in the last ten outings for an average of 0.9 goals a game. They conceded 21 and managed two clean sheets.
Rayo Vallecano hit the target eight times in the last ten outings, which creates an average of 0.8 goals a game. They conceded 1.2 goals per match for a total of 12 goals, while claiming three clean sheets as well.
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Mallorca only added a single point to their account in their last three games, where they lost 2-1 and 2-6 against Barcelona and Granada respectively. At least they managed a 0-0 draw with Sevilla. Mallorca managed to win two of their past six home matches in the La Liga. In the remaining four, they drew zero and lost four, as they scored five and conceded 13 goals.
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In their last three matches, Rayo Vallecano drew 1-1 with Real Sociedad, drew 0-0 with Getafe and lost 1-5 against Villarreal. In their last six away matches in the La Liga, Rayo Vallecano won twice, while also recording two draws. They endured two defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying five goals conceded and four scored.
Rayo Vallecano are among the three worst away teams in the La Liga this season, regarding goals scored. They managed a measly 12 goals at this point, while also conceding 26.
Rayo Vallecano won five of their previous 10 outings against teams from the bottom six and claimed 18 points. They scored 18 and conceded eight goals.
Mallorca and Rayo Vallecano team up this coming Sunday in a match both will hate to lose. This could be a match that fizzles out in a draw, with both very focused on not risky anything at all.
Mallorca vs Rayo Vallecano Stats
- Mallorca have conceded in 20 of the last 22 matches
- Mallorca have not won 11 of the last 13 matches
- Mallorca have conceded in 9 of the last 10 home matches
- In 3 of the last 4 matches Mallorca played, both teams scored
- Mallorca have scored in the last 3 home matches in a row
- Rayo Vallecano have not won 14 of the last 16 matches
- Rayo Vallecano have not lost 6 of the last 7 matches
- Rayo Vallecano have not won 7 of the last 9 away matches
- Rayo Vallecano have not lost the last 3 away matches in a row
- Rayo Vallecano have not conceded in the last 3 away matches in a row
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Mallorca vs Rayo Vallecano H2H
Rayo Vallecano ended up winning 3-1 in the most recent meeting in the La Liga between these two rivals, which dates back to November 2021 at Campo de Futbol de Vallecas. Mallorca hold a 6-2-2 advantage against Rayo Vallecano from their latest encounters in the La Liga. The bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 1.70.
Both teams found the back of the net four times in the past ten matches between home side Mallorca and Rayo Vallecano. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 2.20.
Mallorca vs Rayo Vallecano Betting Tips
Vedat Muriqi is the most prolific La Liga scorer for the home team with two goals recently. Mallorca relies on him to once again shine in their upcoming match. Meanwhile, Rayo Vallecano will be looking to Sergi Guardiola, hoping he can add to his current total of two La Liga goals in his latest games.
Mallorca won five of their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while losing five times. Rayo Vallecano won three of their last 10 games away from home, with three draws and four defeats as well. Rayo Vallecano will feel optimistic about scoring this coming Sunday with Mallorca managing a measly one clean sheet in the previous 10 home games. The visitors fought their way to three clean sheets in their previous 10 away games.
Less than 2.5 goals came out four times in the past ten encounters between these two while both teams not to score was a winning bet six times. Mallorca managed an average of 1.6 goals, with Rayo Vallecano averaging 0.8 goals. Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Mallorca, who scored an average of 0.9 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 0.8 times in those matches.