Real Madrid is trying to get back into the win column on Saturday when it hosts Alaves in a Spanish La Liga Primera match at Bernabeu Stadium. Los Blancos (16-6-2) are four points clear of Sevilla at the top of the table, but they have won just one of their last five in all competitions and were shut out in three of those. Alaves (2-8-14) is in the 18th spot, four points from the safe 17th position, and is trying to avoid being relegated for the first time since 2015.
Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. ET in Madrid, Spain. Caesars Sportsbook lists Real Madrid as the -440 favorite (risk $440 to win $100) on the 90-minute money line in the latest Real Madrid vs. Alaves odds. Alaves is a +1200 underdog, a draw is priced at +520 and the over-under for total goals is 3.5 goals.
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The expert knows Real Madrid will be fired up to build some confidence after a rough stretch. Los Blancos have a profound edge in talent and have a league-high 48 goals. They also have conceded the second-fewest, while Alaves has yielded the second-most, so Real will come out firing. Karim Benzema is the top scorer in La Liga with 17 goals, and Vinicius Junior has 12. The duo has combined for 12 assists. Thibaut Courtois is one of the league’s top goalkeepers and has posted nine clean sheets.
Eimer also has considered that Alaves won the last meeting at the Bernabeu, a 2-1 victory in November 2020. Joselu had the winning goal in the 49th minute of that match, and he has 12 goals this season, tied for third-most in La Liga. He is seventh in shots with 51, and half of his goals have come on penalty kicks, with his six PK goals leading the league. El Glorioso is also excellent in the air, with Joselu and Matt Miazga leading a squad that leads the league in winning just shy of 58 percent of its aerial duels.
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