Girona vs Alaves prediction, odds & betting tips 18/12/2023

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Girona - CD Alaves

Spain Primera Liga - Estadi Montilivi

On the 18 December, Girona, currently leading the league, will face Alaves, positioned 13th, at their home ground, Montilvi. The Girona vs Alaves encounter presents an opportunity for the home team to extend their undefeated run to 11 games across all competitions. Be sure to check our other Football Betting Tips Today: Free Expert Predictions.

Girona vs Alaves Betting Prediction – Betting Tips & Odds

Hot Tip – Artem Dovbyk to score anytime

  • Ukrainian forward Dovbyk played a crucial role in the memorable 4-2 triumph over Barcelona by netting the opening goal.
  • His impressive form includes eight goals and four assists, significantly contributing to the home team's success.
  • With an average of 2.5 shots per game, Dovbyk has exceeded expectations, surpassing his predicted goal tally of 7.1 for the season.

Latest Odds

Head to Head

18/05/19

Spain Primera Liga Liga

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

Girona

Girona

2

1

12/01/19

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Girona

Girona

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

1

1

05/12/18

Spain Copa del Rey Spain

Girona

Girona

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

2

1

31/10/18

Spain Copa del Rey Spain

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

Girona

Girona

2

2

19/04/18

Spain Primera Liga Liga

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

Girona

Girona

1

2

Last Five - Girona

26/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Rayo Vallecano

Rayo Vallecano

Girona

Girona

0

3

W

19/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Athletic Bilbao

Athletic Bilbao

Girona

Girona

3

2

L

10/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Real Madrid

Real Madrid

Girona

Girona

4

0

L

03/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

Girona

Girona

0

0

D

28/01/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Celta Vigo

Celta Vigo

Girona

Girona

0

1

W

Last Five - CD Alaves

24/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Mallorca

Mallorca

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

1

1

D

18/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Real Betis

Real Betis

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

0

0

D

10/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Villarreal

Villarreal

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

1

1

D

03/02/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Barcelona

Barcelona

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

3

1

L

26/01/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

Almeria

Almeria

CD Alaves

CD Alaves

0

3

W

Win Probability

Girona Odds: 13/25 (65.8%)

Draw Odds: 17/5(22.7%)

Alaves Odds: 11/2 (15.4%)

Analysis suggests that the home team is heavily favoured in this matchup, with Girona's chances of securing a win or draw at an impressive 88.9%.

For enthusiasts of goal-packed matches, this fixture promises excitement. Girona's recent four games have witnessed both teams scoring over 2.5 goals, making it a thrilling prospect for goal-centric betting.

Girona vs Alaves Prediction – Other Tips

Girona for the Win

  • Girona FC has an impressive record, having avoided defeat in 20 of their recent 24 La Liga matches.
  • Alaves struggles on the road, managing only two wins out of 16 away matches across all competitions.

Over 1.5 Goals

  • Alaves struggles to find the net, averaging only 0.9 goals per match.
  • Girona's defence, while not impervious, has only secured four clean sheets, conceding an average of 1.3 goals per game.
  • The betting market assigns an 83.3% probability (1/5) to the likelihood of over 1.5 goals in this encounter.

Girona vs Alaves Team News

Girona

Girona will be without Yangel Herrera, Borja Garcia, Joel Roca, Ricard Artero, and Toni Villa on Monday due to fitness issues. Additionally, Cristhian Stuani will be suspended after receiving a yellow card against Barcelona.

Coach Michel is likely to stick with the same lineup from the Barcelona match, with Ivan Martin moving into a deeper midfield role in Herrera's absence. Artem Dovbyk, the top scorer with eight goals this season, is expected to lead the attack.

Predicted Lineup: Gazzaniga, E Garcia, D Lopez, Blind, Couto, Martin, A Garcia, Gutierrez, Tsygankov, Dovbyk, Savio

Alaves

Aleksandar Sedlar and Giuliano Simeone are ruled out for Alaves due to injuries, and Abdel Abqar is suspended due to a yellow card. Coach Rudi Garcia is likely to stick with the same lineup as the last match, with Nahuel Tenaglia potentially replacing Abqar in defence.

Samu Omorodion is set to lead the line, supported by Luis Rioja and Ianis Hagi in the starting XI, while players like Alex Sola and Kike Garcia might be on the bench.

Predicted Lineup: Sivera, Gorosabel, Tenaglia, Marin, Lopez, Rioja, Blanco, Guridi, Rebbach, Hagi, Omorodion

Confirmed Girona vs Alaves lineups will appear here around 60 minutes before kickoff.

Player to Watch: Miguel Gutierrez

The 22-year-old Spanish full-back transferred to Girona from Real Madrid. In the match against Barcelona, he showcased exceptional performance, dominating the left side with well-timed overlapping and underlapping runs, contributing to a second goal. Despite his defensive role, he has notched up one goal, and one assist, and created six significant scoring opportunities.

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