Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal Prediction, Odds and Betting Tips (06/01/22)

The Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal duel in the upcoming Copa del Rey round should be an interesting one, so check our preview of the match to learn more about it and get some free betting predictions along the way.

Our top betting tips for Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal

If you can't seem to decide on the best bet for Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal, check our favourite betting tips for this game:

Villarreal to Win

The home team is not in the best of forms since they've only won once in the last six games in the league. Meanwhile, Villarreal is on a four-game winning streak in La Liga at the moment.

With that in mind, we can see Villarreal winning this match and we really like the odds on them. And while those matches were played a few years back, Villarreal beat Gijon in four of their last five duels.

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Villarreal Over 1.5 Total Goals

Since we expect Villarreal to win this game, we also expect them to score some goals. Sure, they could get a minimal, 1-0 win, but we don't see that happening.

After all, Villarreal scored at least two goals in their last five matches in all competitions and with all of their strikers healthy, we can see them doing the same in this match too.

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The best odds and stats for Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal

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The latest team news, form, and lineups for Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal

This is a match that should be very interesting, so let's check both teams out in more detail right now:

Sporting Gijon

The former member of the top flight has been quite inconsistent this season in La Liga 2. At the moment, Sporting Gijon is sitting in the 11th spot in the standings, with 28 points from 22 games. In the last six games, they have one win, three draws, and two losses, so they are clearly not in the best form.

Campuzano, Perez, and Cuellar are injured and they will miss the upcoming duel with Villarreal in Copa del Rey. Otherwise, Sporting Gijon has no further problems with injuries and, luckily, with coronavirus.

Sporting Gijon predicted lineup:

Marino – Rosas, Lopez, Gragera, Kravets – Diaz, Mendez – García, Villalba, Campos – Đurđević


It looked like Villarreal may be heading for a rough season for a while, but the team has turned things around completely in the last few weeks and now they once again look like the team to beat. In the league, Villarreal managed to win four games in a row and climb to the eighth spot in the standings, only a few points away from the spot that leads to Champions League.

In addition to this, Villarreal has only minor injury problems at the moment. Coquelan, Pena, Parejo, and Danjuma are all injured or recovering, so they are questionable for the next game.

Villarreal predicted lineup:

Rulli – Estupinan, Torres, Albiol, Foyth – Pino, Trigueros, Iborra, Gomez – Dia, Moreno

Frequent questions for Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal

  • When is the match starting? The match is starting at 5 pm GMT, on Thursday, January 6th.
  • What is the venue of the game? The venue of the game is Estadio El Molinon in Gijon.
  • Who do the bookies favour to win? The bookies favour Villarreal to win at 11/10 (2.10) odds.

Sporting Gijon vs Villarreal Prediction

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