Elche vs Villarreal Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Elche play Villarreal at Estadio Martinez Valero on Sunday 16 January, Kick-off: 15:00. Read on for our free La Liga prediction and football betting tips.

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We are really sweet on Villarreal at the latest betting odds of 1.60. They have a great chance of winning against Elche and that is our betting prediction.

Reasons for our Elche vs Villarreal prediction:

  • Villarreal have not lost any of their last 5 matches
  • Villarreal have scored 2 or more goals in 9 of their past 20 matches

On the Full-Time Result market, we want to be backing the away team and that is our tip at odds of 1.60. We simply need them to beat the hosts in this La Liga clash.

There’s an opportunity to back Villarreal -1.5 goals on the Asian Handicap market which means better odds for those who expect a bigger margin of victory.

Betting Tips: Elche vs Villarreal

OUR TIPS Villarreal To Win @ 1.60 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Match Preview: Elche vs Villarreal

Elche beat Espanyol in their last match, winning the La Liga clash 2-1. Pere Milla scored in the game at RCDE Stadium, with Elche having two shots on target and they had 43% of possession.

Villarreal most recently played a home La Liga clash against Atletico Madrid which was a 2-2 draw. Pau Torres and Alberto Moreno were the goalscorers at Estadio de la Ceramica.

The latest match between Elche and Villarreal saw Villarreal run out 4-1 winners at Estadio de la Ceramica.

In their last 3 meetings, Elche have failed to register a win, two games has been drawn and Villarreal have won one match.

Betting Odds: Elche vs Villarreal

The bookies betting odds have Villarreal as 1.60 favourites for this La Liga clash, implying that they are 63% likely to win the match. For those wanting to back Elche, you will find 5.75 about this outsider.

The latest betting suggests it’s a close call between Over 2.5 Goals and Under 2.5 Goals. Both Teams to Score is a popular bet and the Yes/No options are something of a toss-up here.

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Match Stats: Elche vs Villarreal

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Full time Result

  • 4 wins, 9 defeats and 7 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 3 wins, 2 defeats and 5 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 7 wins, 5 defeats and 8 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 1 wins, 4 defeats and 5 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Elche

Villarreal

Goals / match
1.4 3.2
Conceded / match
1 1.4
Total / match
2.4 4.6

Corners

Corners

Elche

Villarreal

For / match
2 5.8
Against / match
6.4 4.2
Total / match
8.4 10

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News: Elche vs Villarreal

You’ve found the right place for Elche vs Villarreal team news, with all the latest information available including lineups and injuries so you’re fully informed.

The La Liga squads highlight the star players operating for every team in the division.

Lineups: Elche vs Villarreal

Elche Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

Villarreal Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

Elche Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

13 Edgar Badia
19 Antonio Barragan 5 Gonzalo Verdu 4 Diego Gonzalez 22 Johan Mojica
11 Tete Morente 21 Omar Mascarell 2 Gerard Gumbau 10 Pere Milla
12 Lucas Perez 7 Guido Carrillo
13 Geronimo Rulli
8 Juan Foyth 3 Raul Albiol 4 Pau Torres 12 Pervis Estupinan
23 Moi Gomez 6 Etienne Capoue 5 Daniel Parejo 18 Alberto Moreno
7 Gerard Moreno 21 Yeremi Pino

Villarreal Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

Elche Substitutes

  • 8Raul Guti
  • 9Lucas Boye
  • 15Javier Pastore
  • 17Josan
  • 23Ivan Marcone
  • 24Josema
  • 25Axel Werner
  • 26John Nwankwo
  • 28Lluis Andreu
  • 29Diego Bri

Villarreal Substitutes

  • 1Sergio Asenjo
  • 2Mario Gaspar
  • 10Vicente Iborra
  • 17Daniel Raba
  • 24Alfonso Pedraza
  • 26Nicolas Jackson
  • 27Adrian De La Fuente
  • 28Nikita Iosifov
  • 35Filip Joergensen
  • 38Carlo Garcia
  • 39Antonio Pacheco

Previous Elche Lineups

10 Jan La Liga
Espanyol 1-2 Elche
02 Jan La Liga
Elche 0-0 Granada
18 Dec La Liga
Barcelona 3-2 Elche

Previous Villarreal Lineups

09 Jan La Liga
Villarreal 2-2 Atletico Madrid
03 Jan La Liga
Villarreal 5-0 Levante
21 Dec La Liga
Villarreal 5-2 Alaves

The latest Elche vs Villarreal lineups, including predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s. Find out each team’s formation along with the substitutes.

Injuries & Suspensions: Elche vs Villarreal

Elche Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
D. Gonzalez Polanco Straight red
Fidel Red card

Villarreal Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Paco Alcácer Calf Injury
Ruben Peña Shoulder injury
Francis Coquelin Achilles tendon

We cover the injuries and suspensions when it comes to leagues all over the world. Go through our latest injury report to get key information.

Find out the squads on a team-by-team basis, with stats available for each player.

Spain FlagLa Liga Table

La Liga 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Real Madrid 21 15 4 2 45:18 49
2 Sevilla 20 13 5 2 31:13 44
3 Real Betis 20 10 4 6 33:24 34
4 Atletico Madrid 20 9 6 5 33:24 33
5 Real Sociedad 20 9 6 5 22:21 33
6 Barcelona 20 8 8 4 31:23 32
7 Rayo Vallecano 20 9 4 7 27:21 31
8 Villarreal 20 7 8 5 33:22 29
9 Athletic Bilbao 21 6 10 5 20:17 28
10 Valencia 20 7 7 6 32:32 28
11 Espanyol 20 7 5 8 23:24 26
12 Osasuna 20 6 7 7 20:25 25
13 Granada 20 5 9 6 24:27 24
14 Celta Vigo 20 6 5 9 22:23 23
15 Mallorca 20 4 8 8 17:30 20
16 Elche 20 4 7 9 20:28 19
17 Getafe 20 4 6 10 13:21 18
18 Alaves 20 4 5 11 16:30 17
19 Cadiz 20 2 8 10 15:34 14
20 Levante 20 1 8 11 21:41 11
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Rayo Vallecano 10 8 2 0 20:4 26
2 Sevilla 10 8 2 0 22:8 26
3 Real Madrid 10 7 3 0 22:6 24
4 Villarreal 11 6 3 2 26:13 21
5 Barcelona 10 6 2 2 19:11 20
6 Espanyol 10 6 2 2 15:9 20
7 Atletico Madrid 9 5 3 1 14:6 18
8 Real Sociedad 10 5 3 2 7:6 18
9 Real Betis 10 5 2 3 19:12 17
10 Valencia 10 4 4 2 17:12 16
11 Granada 10 4 3 3 16:15 15
12 Athletic Bilbao 10 4 2 4 13:12 14
13 Getafe 10 4 2 4 10:9 14
14 Mallorca 10 2 6 2 8:8 12
15 Alaves 11 3 3 5 8:13 12
16 Elche 9 2 5 2 9:10 11
17 Osasuna 11 2 5 4 10:16 11
18 Levante 10 1 6 3 11:15 9
19 Celta Vigo 10 2 2 6 11:15 8
20 Cadiz 10 0 5 5 6:15 5

The updated La Liga standings highlight the performance of each football team. See where the sides are ranked according to points earned so far.