Villarreal, tough team to reach the record of victories

Villarreal, tough team to reach the record of victories


Real Madrid have won 16 games in a row in La Liga with Zinedine Zidane on the bench. Now, against Villarreal, the team could win their straight 17th game in a row, beating Guardiola’s record with Barcelona. This milestone for Real Madrid will be tough because Villarreal are playing really well and they haven’t lost a game in La Liga so far.

Zinedine Zidane has changed Real Madrid in only 9 months and now he can reach another record with the club. Los Blancos are big favourites to beat Villarreal but it will be a tough game according to the bookmakers although they’re playing at Bernabéu Stadium. Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale will be back after missing Espanyol fixture, so another chance of betting for Real Madrid to win.

In Betfair, you can back Real Madrid to win with 2/9 odds. Obviously, Los Blancos are favourites but many times the odds are lower when the team plays at home. If Villarreal win, the odds are 14/1 and the draw 6/1. It’s always interesting when Real Madrid play at home having a look at the market both team to score and Real Madrid win. In this case, the odds are 7/4.

If you think Real Madrid will win at the first half and full time, the odds get higher up to 13/20. If at the half time the result is a draw but Real Madrid win the game, odds get as high as 11/4. Another good option is to bet for Real Madrid to score the first goal with 1/ 4 odds. If Villarreal score first, the odds are better 17/5.

According to Betfair, there will be plenty of goals at Santiago Bernabéu. Last year, for instance, the result was 4-2. If there are more than 2.5 goals, the odds are 4/9, higher than less than 2.5 goals (17/10). If there are more than 5.5 goals, like last season, odds are 11/2.