Deportivo La Coruña vs Racing Santander Match Preview and Prediction
Coming up on Thursday evening (UK time), in a La Liga 2 match-up, Deportivo La Coruña will play Racing Santander at Riazor with a 6:00pm start.
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The following sections detail the reasoning for the selection in this match-up.
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Betting Odds for Deportivo La Coruña vs Racing Santander
Deportivo La Coruña are 2.06 with Unibet; the draw is 3.12 with Bet Victor while Racing Santander are 4.33 with Bet365.
With the Total Goals lines, the top price for Over 2.5 goals is 2.62 via Betfair Sportsbook. The top price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.5 with Bet365.
Frog has also assessed the current bets for the BTTS market. "Yes" is available at 2.2 with Bet365. And "No" is available at 1.68 with Unibet.
Head To Head
Frog's records show that Deportivo La Coruña played Racing Santander in October in a La Liga 2 clash. At the final whistle, the end result was a 1-1 draw.
During the last decade of action, these teams have played a total of 4 times. Deportivo La Coruña have won in 1 of these, while Racing Santander have won once. The other 2 matches ended in a draw.
When these sides have met, there has been an average of 1.75 goals in their meetings. Deportivo La Coruña have scored an average of 1.0. Racing Santander score an average of 0.75 each time they've met.
Reviewing the home ground performance in this match-up, whichever side has been home has won 25% of the matches between them. The visiting side has won 25% in this head-to-head record.
Deportivo La Coruña
Deportivo La Coruña have 18 points in the La Liga 2, which puts them in 22nd place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 52 matches. They have 17 wins; 19 draws; and 16 losses. This gives Deportivo La Coruña a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 32%-36%-30%.
In this period, they have an average of 0.96 goals for, and 1.1 goals against.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 37% (10 wins) from the latest 27 home fixtures. 37% (10) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 25% (7) resulting in a loss for the home team.
On average they have scored 1.15 goals when playing at home in this period and they have conceded 1.04.
Across all competitions, their recent performance data shows that they have scored 8 goals in their last ten matches and 3 of these latest matches have been victories. The total number of times both Deportivo La Coruña and the other team have scored in these games is 4 out of the ten. The number of matches with three match goals or more is 3 games in these last ten outings.
And they are also on a run of 4 matches in a row in which they have scored.
Racing Santander have 18 points in La Liga 2 and they are in 21st place.
There is a total of 49 matches played by the away team in the last year. They have 13 wins; 22 draws; and 14 losses. In other words, Racing Santander have won 26%, drawn 44%, and lost 28% of their recent matches.
Over this period, they have scored 1.12 times per match, on average, while conceding 0.98.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 16% (4 wins) from the latest 25 away fixtures. 48% (12) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (9) ending in a loss.
On average they have scored 0.76 goals when away from home in this last year while they have conceded 0.96.
Their recent performance data shows that they have a total of 9 goals in their last ten matches; one of these matches was a win. Of these ten games, 4 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 3 from these ten.
Frog's betting tip for Deportivo La Coruña vs Racing Santander
Given how these sides match up, Frog is going with Yes in the both teams to score market, given the feeling that both sides will score. Bet365 rate it as a 2.2 shot in their BTTS market. There is value in this pick.