Getafe and Valencia open this Tuesday, January 22, the quarter finals of the 2018/2019 edition of the King’s Cup. The match will be played at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez in Getafe, starting at 18:30 (Brasilia time). The return game is scheduled for January 30 in Valencia.After the first three phases that were disputed with eliminatory matches, the competition began to adopt the system of kills. Thus, the team that achieves the highest number of points in the two matches advances. In case of equality, the jump of goals and the number of goals scored out of case are used as tiebreaker criteria. While the lack of definition remains, the decision is made through penalties.
To reach the quarterfinals, Getafe left two rivals down in the road. The first of them was the Cordoba, which picked up 2-1 (away) and 5-1 (home). Afterwards, he overcame Valladolid scoring 1-0 in the home game and tying 1 to 1 in the opponent’s stadium.The team has been showing in the King’s Cup the same solidity of its performance in the Spanish Championship. On Friday, January 18, opening the twentieth round of LaLiga, the first of the second round, Getafe, at home, thrashed Alavés 4-0.He reached 31 points (eight wins, seven draws and five losses). It occupies the sixth position. It is the last in the classification zone for international competitions. It has two more points in comparison with the Betis, seventh placed.When a cut of his last ten matches is made, the team has six wins, three draws and a loss. The only downfall was against the giant Barcelona, which shows that it has not been easy to overcome Getafe.As principal, their numbers are a little less impressive. In this respect, the team is ranked eighth in LaLiga. Of the 30 points played in his stadium, he won 16 (five wins, one draw and four losses) having scored 13 goals and conceded six.To face Valencia, coach Pepe Bordalas has two likely injuries. They are in the care of the medical department and should not be released to play midfielder Markel Bergara and striker Amath Ndiaye.
The last ten Valencia games also show a team on the rise. It was five wins, three draws and two losses. The most recent success was in the Spanish Championship. In the opening day of the second round, on Saturday, January 19, he knocked Celta down in Vigo by 2-1.He achieved the 26-point mark (five wins, 11 draws and four losses). It follows outside the classification zone for international tournaments, which is your goal. Fruit of the great number of equalities. It is, next to Athletic de Bilbao, the draw champion in the Spanish Championship.His attack, which was once the worst of the tournament, shows signs of improvement. With 19 goals scored, he has surpassed Huesca (17), Valladolid (17) and Leganés (18). Clearly, there is still very little for the club’s investment. But at least it’s a step ahead.In the King’s Cup, Valencia debuted against the Ebro. He won both games. Scored 2 to 1 (out) and 1 to 0 (home). In the next stage he found more difficulties against Sporting Gijon. As a visitor, he lost 2-1. In the second game, he made the field call and scored 3-0.For the meeting on Tuesday, coach Marcelino Toral has three doubts about medical issues. They are in the infirmary defender Javier Garcia, midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia and striker Gonçalo Guedes.
Football Prediction of the Day Getafe vs Valencia
The teams have already met in the current season. It was for the first round of the Spanish Championship. As a visitor, Valencia won 1-0.
Valencia has technically superior to Getafe. However, the rival showed much more solidity throughout the season. The scenario indicates balance in the duel and makes the prognosis in equality a good option for starting this Tuesday by the first leg of the quarterfinals of the King’s Cup 2018/2019 version.
Bet Tips: Getafe