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Real Madrid vs. Valencia CF 11/8/2020 La Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Real Madrid takes on Valencia CF on 11/8/2020 at 3:00PM

Valencia CF challenges Real Madrid in a regular season match. Real Madrid with a record of 5-1-1 this season comes into this game with a 3-1-0 record on the road. Valencia CF is 2-2-4 this season and is 1-2-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Real Madrid and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Valencia CF won and now turns their attention to Real Madrid at home in friendly territory.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Valencia CF and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, Valencia CF came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Their home crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic is hungry for a win.

The Real Madrid Roster

The Players to Watch for the Real Madrid

Sergio Arribas FW

Sergio Arribas has 0 shots fired this season. Sergio Arribas was ranked #385 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Sergio Arribas had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Sergio Arribas has 1 goals scored this season. Sergio Arribas was ranked #436 in goals this season in the LaLiga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Real Madrid teammates, Sergio Arribas had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Sergio Arribas was ranked #272 in assists this season.

Sergio Arribas has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sergio Arribas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 0 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Toni Kroos MF

Toni Kroos has 7 shots fired this season. Toni Kroos was ranked #26 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Toni Kroos has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Toni Kroos had 323 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Toni Kroos was ranked #245 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Real Madrid teammates, Toni Kroos had 0 assists this season. Toni Kroos was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Toni Kroos has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Toni Kroos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Marco Asensio FW,MF

As a shooter, Marco Asensio had 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Marco Asensio was ranked #293 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Marco Asensio had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Marco Asensio was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season.

Marco Asensio has 286 goals scored this season. Marco Asensio was ranked #276 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Marco Asensio has 0 assists this season. Marco Asensio was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Marco Asensio has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marco Asensio has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 0 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Ferland Mendy DF

As a shooter, Ferland Mendy had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Ferland Mendy was ranked #147 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ferland Mendy had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #162 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Ferland Mendy has 399 goals scored this season. Ferland Mendy was ranked #206 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Ferland Mendy has 0 assists this season. Ferland Mendy was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Ferland Mendy has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ferland Mendy has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Eden Hazard FW

Eden Hazard has 3 shots fired this season. Eden Hazard was ranked #147 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Eden Hazard has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #162 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Eden Hazard has 59 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Eden Hazard was ranked #81 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Real Madrid teammates, Eden Hazard had 1 assists this season. Eden Hazard was ranked #71 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Eden Hazard has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Eden Hazard has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Nacho DF

As a shooter, Nacho had 0 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Nacho was ranked #385 in shots attempted this season. Nacho has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Nacho had 222 goals this season. Nacho was ranked #328 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Nacho has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Nacho was ranked #272 in assists this season.

Nacho has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nacho has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Lucas Vázquez DF,FW

Lucas Vázquez has 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Lucas Vázquez was ranked #293 in shots attempted this season. Lucas Vázquez has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

As a scorer, Lucas Vázquez had 166 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Lucas Vázquez was ranked #370 in goals this season. Lucas Vázquez has 0 assists this season. Lucas Vázquez was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Lucas Vázquez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lucas Vázquez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Borja Mayoral FW

As a shooter, Borja Mayoral had 0 shots fired this season. Borja Mayoral was ranked #385 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Borja Mayoral has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Borja Mayoral has 23 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Borja Mayoral was ranked #322 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Real Madrid teammates, Borja Mayoral had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Borja Mayoral was ranked #272 in assists this season.

Borja Mayoral has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Borja Mayoral has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in La Liga action.

The Valencia CF Roster

The Players to Watch for the Valencia CF

Denis Cheryshev MF

Denis Cheryshev has 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Denis Cheryshev was ranked #105 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Denis Cheryshev had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Denis Cheryshev was ranked #162 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Denis Cheryshev had 135 goals this season. Denis Cheryshev was ranked #396 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Denis Cheryshev has 0 assists this season. Denis Cheryshev was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Denis Cheryshev has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Denis Cheryshev has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Esquerdo MF

Esquerdo has 1 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Esquerdo was ranked #293 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Esquerdo had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Esquerdo has 145 goals scored this season. Esquerdo was ranked #386 in goals this season in the LaLiga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Valencia CF teammates, Esquerdo had 0 assists this season. Esquerdo was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Esquerdo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Esquerdo has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Manu Vallejo FW

Manu Vallejo has 4 shots fired this season. Manu Vallejo was ranked #105 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Manu Vallejo had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Manu Vallejo was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season.

Manu Vallejo has 163 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Manu Vallejo was ranked #373 in goals this season. Manu Vallejo has 2 assists this season. Manu Vallejo was ranked #25 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Manu Vallejo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Manu Vallejo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Gonçalo Guedes MF,FW

Gonçalo Guedes has 7 shots fired this season. Gonçalo Guedes was ranked #26 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Gonçalo Guedes has 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Gonçalo Guedes was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Gonçalo Guedes had 410 goals this season. Gonçalo Guedes was ranked #194 in goals this season in the LaLiga. Gonçalo Guedes has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Gonçalo Guedes was ranked #71 in assists this season.

Gonçalo Guedes has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gonçalo Guedes has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Jason MF

As a shooter, Jason had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Jason was ranked #147 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jason had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Jason was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Jason had 196 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Jason was ranked #346 in goals this season. Jason has 0 assists this season. Jason was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Jason has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jason has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Lee Kangin FW,MF

Lee Kangin has 5 shots fired this season. Lee Kangin was ranked #68 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Lee Kangin has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in La Liga, Lee Kangin was ranked #162 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Lee Kangin had 306 goals this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Lee Kangin was ranked #261 in goals this season. Lee Kangin has 0 assists this season. Lee Kangin was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Lee Kangin has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lee Kangin has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Toni Lato DF,MF

Toni Lato has 2 shots fired this season. Toni Lato was ranked #196 in shots attempted this season in the La Liga. Toni Lato has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #93 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Toni Lato has 122 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Toni Lato was ranked #416 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Valencia CF teammates, Toni Lato had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in La Liga, Toni Lato was ranked #71 in assists this season.

Toni Lato has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Toni Lato has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Eliaquim Mangala DF

Eliaquim Mangala has 0 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in La Liga, Eliaquim Mangala was ranked #385 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Eliaquim Mangala had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #323 in shots on goal this season in the La Liga.

Eliaquim Mangala has 16 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in LaLiga, Eliaquim Mangala was ranked #376 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Valencia CF teammates, Eliaquim Mangala had 0 assists this season. Eliaquim Mangala was ranked #272 in assists this season in the La Liga League.

Eliaquim Mangala has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Eliaquim Mangala has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 0 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in La Liga action.

Real Madrid Team Stats

The Real Madrid Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Real Madrid was able to score 1.43 goals. Real Madrid is ranked #4 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Real Madrid was able to score 1.14 goals off assists. Real Madrid has a ranking of #4 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Real Madrid converted on 0.34 of attempted shots on goal. Real Madrid has a #5 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Real Madrid attempts 4.14 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Real Madrid has a #4 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Real Madrid attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 30.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Real Madrid has a #4 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Real Madrid Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Real Madrid was able to hold opponents to 0.71 goals. Real Madrid is #4 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Real Madrid goalkeepers fended off 3.57 shots per 90 minutes. This puts Real Madrid in a ranking of #13 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Real Madrid goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 80.0% of the time. This puts Real Madrid ranks #4 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 42.9% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Real Madrid. Real Madrid is ranked #7 in clean sheet rate in the league.

Real Madrid Utility Stats

Real Madrid tried 3.43 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Real Madrid in the top 10 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Real Madrid has successfully intercepted 15.0 passes per 90 minutes of action. Real Madrid is in the top 30 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Real Madrid has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Real Madrid in the top 25 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Real Madrid drew 11.14 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Real Madrid in the top 90 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Real Madrid committed an offside 10.0 times. This puts Real Madrid in the top 5 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Valencia CF Team Stats

The Valencia CF Offensive Stats and Metrics

Valencia CF scored 1.25 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Valencia CF is ranked #5 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Valencia CF was able to score 1.00 goals off assists. Valencia CF has a ranking of #6 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Valencia CF converted on 0.33 of attempted shots on goal. Is Valencia CF a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #6 in La Liga in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Valencia CF attempts 3.75 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #8 in La Liga in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Valencia CF attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.5 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #8 in La Liga in shots on target.

Valencia CF Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Valencia CF was able to hold opponents to 1.5 goals. This puts Valencia CF is ranked #19 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 5.25 shots were saved by Valencia CF goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Valencia CF is ranked #20 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Valencia CF goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 71.4% of the time. This puts Valencia CF ranks #11 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 12.5% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Valencia CF. This puts Valencia CF at #17 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Valencia CF Utility Stats

Valencia CF tried 3.38 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Valencia CF in the top 18 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Valencia CF has successfully intercepted 9.62 passes per 90 minutes of action. Valencia CF is in the top 90 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Valencia CF has committed 0.12 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Valencia CF is in the top 60 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Valencia CF drew 12.12 fouls. Valencia CF is in the top 85 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Valencia CF had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 15.38 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Valencia CF in the top 75 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Real Madrid vs. Valencia CF Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Real Madrid 3 Valencia CF 0

Moneyline Pick: Real Madrid -154 BetOnline