The “South Madrid” derby will open the 20th matchday in La Liga on Friday evening. The two Madrid suburban clubs meet at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque: The Club Deportivo Leganes welcomes the Getafe Club de Futbol. The neighbors are only five kilometers apart. Only since 2017 have both rivals played together in the first Spanish league.
Leganes vs Getafe Free Betting Tips
This season, however, the conditions are very different again: While Getafe dreams of participating again in the European Cup, Leganes fights for relegation. But while Club Deportivo has been unbeaten for six competitive games, Club de Futbol recently suffered three competitive games in a row. If you look before the Derby Leganes vs. Getafe on the odds of bookmakers, everything speaks for a very balanced game.
The betting base sees the guests who are significantly better positioned in the table slightly ahead and decides in the game Leganes vs. Getafe for a victory for the guests with the option “Draw no Bet”.
Leganes – statistics & current form
At Leganes, the new coach Javier Aguirre continues to improve. Only at the beginning of November was the ex-coach of Atletico Madrid and the Mexican national team to succeed Mauricio Pellegrino.
After twelve game days, the “Pepineros” with five points were still the bottom of the league. The distance to the first non-relegation zone was eight points.
The Club Deportivo has been unbeaten for six competitive games. With this record, the club now has 14 season points and the penultimate place in La Liga. The distance to the saving bank is only one meter.
Under the Mexican coach, Leganes has again become an uncomfortable opponent. There have been two home wins in the league, against Celta de Vigo and Espanyol Barcelona, and two away draws, at Deportivo Alaves and Real Valladolid.
There are also two cup wins: after penalties against Segunda B club Andorra and 4-0 on Saturday with Real Murcia, also a third division team. CD picked up ten of the 14 season points at home. But that’s still only enough for 18th place in the home table, but gives hope before the Derby Leganes vs. Getafe on a tip for the hosts.
With only four points from nine games, the opponent’s place is still very desolate. On the offensive, the club faces the departure of striker Youssef En-Nesyri, who is rumored to switch to Seville for EUR 20 million. Siovas and Enzymanowski are missing in the derby on Friday due to injury.
Probable lineups of Leganes:
➦ Cuellar – Kevin, Jonathan Silva, Awaziem, Omeruo, Rosales – Braithwaite, Ruben Perez, Roque Mesa, Oscar Rodriguez – En Nesyri
Last games from Leganes:
⚽️ 01/11/2020 – Real Murcia vs. CD Leganes 0: 4 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 01/03/2020 – Valladolid vs. CD Leganes 2: 2 (La Liga)
⚽️ 22.12.2019 – CD Leganés vs. Espanyol Barcelona 2-0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 12/17/2019 – FC Andorra vs. CD Leganes 1: 1 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 12/13/2019 – Alaves vs. CD Leganes 1: 1 (La Liga)
Getafe – statistics & current form
The last season “Geta” finished in a great fifth place, the second best result since the promotion in the 2004/05 season. This allowed the men from the suburb of Madrid to enter the Europa League for the second time in their club history.
In Group C, the GFC finished second behind Basel, reaching the next round in the Europa League for the first time. In the sixteenth final, however, it is now against Ajax Amsterdam.
The men from the Madrid suburb are currently experiencing a small crisis in the national competitions. In the league, a 0-1 at Villareal was followed by a 0-3 at home against their big neighbor Real Madrid. Last Saturday’s cup was particularly bitter with 0: 2 at the third division club Badalona. The guests had to play in the 30th minute after the red card for Timor outnumbered.
The decisive goals were scored five minutes before the end of regular time and in the third minute of stoppage time. Coach Jose Bordalas said after the bankruptcy that one must now concentrate on the league and the European Cup. Nevertheless, “Los Azulones” still occupy a good seventh place. On the first Europa League, it’s just a counter. The first Champions League qualifying place is also not far away with a gap of five points.
Before the small crisis, the Club de Futbol had been unbeaten eight games in a row. The last six of these competitive games were even won. Coach Jose Bordalas’ men are having a hard time this year in the opponent’s place. There have been only three wins from the last 14 La Liga guest appearances. In the run-up to the game, Leganes vs. Getafe a prediction for a success of the guests surely somewhat difficult.
There was also some sand in the gearbox on the offensive recently. Getafe have remained without a goal in their last three competitive matches. In addition, the best striker Angel Rodriguez is out for the time being after an injury in the cup game. Manojlovic is also missing. Timor is blocked. The use of Kenedy is still uncertain.
Probable lineup of Getafe:
➦ David Soria – Nyom, Cabrera, Djene, Damian – Cucurella, Arambarri, Maksimovic, Jason – Mata, Jorge Molina
Last games from Getafe:
⚽️ 01/11/2020 – Badalona vs. Getafe 2-0 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 01/04/2020 – Getafe vs. Real Madrid 0-3 (La Liga)
⚽️ 12/21/2019 – Villarreal vs. Getafe 1-0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 18.12.2019 – El Palmar vs. Getafe 1: 2 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 12/15/2019 – Getafe vs. Valladolid 2-0 (La Liga)
Leganes vs Getafe Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
The Club Deportivo Leganes and the Getafe Club de Futbol have played against each other 34 times. With 13 to eleven wins, Leganes is just ahead in a direct comparison. Ten duels ended with a division of points. Getafe won the first leg of the season 2-0 at home. Man of the day was Angel Rodriguez with a double.
Getafe’s threesome had been the only home win in the last six duels between the two clubs. Leganes was only able to win one of the most recent seven meetings with Club de Futbol.
Leganes vs Getafe Free Betting Tips
After three defeats in a row, Getafe coach Jose Bordalas demands a reaction from his team. The prestigious derby of the two Madrid suburb clubs could come at just the right time.
Before the small crisis, “Los Azulones” were in top shape. The disgrace in the cup last Saturday can also be partly explained by the fact that the coach spared some regular players.
Despite the great series under the new coach Aguirre, “Los Pepineros” are still in the highest risk of relegation. Now it is against a European Cup participant who has so far only lost to Sevilla, Atletico Madrid and Villareal in this league season.
Key facts – Leganes vs Getafe tips
💡 Leganes has been unbeaten for six mandatory games
💡 Getafe have lost the last three competitive matches in a row
💡 Leganes has only won one of their last seven games against Getafe
The “South Madrid” derby is usually very tight. The quality certainly speaks for the guests. On the other hand, the home side has the edge in the shape curve. The home advantage could also have an impact. However, Leganes’ most recent successes were only achieved against competitors from the table basement. “Geta”, on the other hand, had to deal with Villarreal and Real Madrid in the last two league games.
At home, Leganes has only scored one point this season against clubs from the top half of the table. We believe that this series will continue in the derby, and in the game we play Leganes vs. Getafe our tip for a success of the guests.
Date: Jan 17, 2020
Bet Tip: Draw-no-bet: 2