🧩 Real Madrid vs Alavés preview: Predicted XIs & key betting trivia
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🧩 Real Madrid vs Alavés preview: Predicted XIs & key betting trivia

Zinedine Zidane's Los Blancos side has won their last four matches without conceding a goal and another win here would nudge them closer to the LaLiga title.

Here's all you need to know ahead of the Thursday kickoff.

🧩 Real Madrid vs Alavés key details

  • 🗓 10 July 2020
  • 🏟 Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano
  • ⌚️ 23:00 kickoff (EAT) 

Likely starting XIs

🔵 Real Madrid (4-3-1-2):

Courtois; Mendy, Varane, Militao, Marcelo; Kroos, Casemiro, Valverde; Isco; Benzema, Vinicius

⚫️ Deportivo Alavés (4-4-2):

Jimenez; Navarro, Magallan, Laguardia, Marin; Vidal, Camarasa, Pina, Rioja; Perez, Joselu

🔑 Key betting facts

  • Each of Madrid's last three games has seen them win 1-0. In the last two, it has taken them until deep into the second-half to score the decisive goals.
  • Real Madrid defensive duo Sergio Ramos and Dani Carvajal are both suspended.
  • Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema recently celebrated 11 years with the club; his 2019-20 goal contributions in LaLiga currently stand at 17 goals & seven assists.
  • Real Madrid has won 11 of their last 12 matches against Alavés in all competitions.
  • Four of Real's last five wins have come by a one-goal margin.
  • Alavés has lost their last five matches.
  • Alavés has only scored once in their last five league outings.

🔮 Futaa prediction: Real Madrid 2-0 Alavés

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