Real Madrid who are currently occupying the first position in the Laliga table, will be welcoming Villarreal to the Bernebue stadium today. Real Madrid are currently leading second place Barcelona with four points.
With just two games left for the Laliga season to come to an end, a win against Villarreal in tonight's game would hand Real Madrid the Laliga title.
Real Madrid are unbeaten since the resumption of the the Laliga season, they have played nine games so far since the resumption of the league and has won all mine games.
Real Madrid will be looking forward to claiming their first Laliga title since the departure of star player Christiano Ronaldo.
Villarreal on the other hand, are currently occupying the fifth position in the Laliga table, although there is no more hope of qualifying for UEFA Champions League against next season, but there is a bigger chance and opportunity of Securing a spot in Europa League qualifications against season.
Villarreal lost their last match to seventh place Real Sociedad at home in a three goals thriller game. The lost saw their spot in the Laliga table under pressure as they are leading sixth and seventh place with just three points.
Let's take a look at some interesting statistics of both teams below:
Real Madrid have the best defence in La Liga, having conceded just 22 goals in 36 matches.
Real Madrid could extend their winning run to ten games in domestic competitions, making them the in-form side in Europe.
Real Madrid have scored at least 2 goals in their last 4 matches against Villarreal in all competitions.
Villarreal have won their last four away matches.
Only Real Madrid and Barcelona have scored more goals than Villarreal in La Liga this season.
Now let's take a look at their head to head statistics below:
01/09/2019: Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid
05/05/2019: Real Madrid 3-2 Villarreal
03/01/2019: Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid
20/05/2018: Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid
19/05/2018: Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid
13/01/2018: Real Madrid 0-0 Villarreal
26/02/2017: Villarreal 2-3 Real Madrid
21/09/2016: Real Madrid 1-1 Villarreal
20/04/2016: Real Madrid 3-0 Villarreal
13/12/2015: Villarreal 0-0 Real Madrid
01/03/2015: Real Madrid 1-1 Villarreal
27/09/2014: Villarreal 0-2 Real Madrid
08/02/2014: Real Madrid 4-2 Villarreal
From the head to head statistics above, Real Madrid are the clear favorite to win the game.
This is how Real Madrid may be lining up tonight against Villarreal, with Rodrygo starting ahead of Asensio and Vinicius in the right wing. Hazard and Benzema will be retaining their positions in the starting eleven.
Villarreal on the other hand, this is how they may be lining up tonight against Real Madrid, with the Nigerian winger, Chukwueze who has been on top form in recent weeks starting from his favourite Position (right wing).
Who do you think will win the match?
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