Villarreal vs Malaga Betting Preview, La Liga Betting Tips

Villarreal vs Malaga Odds – Saturday 13th February 2016 – 17:15 – Sky Sports 2 

Villarreal are at 11/10 with the draw available at odds of 9/4 and Malaga are at 13/5

Betting tips and match preview | La Liga Primera

Villarreal welcome Malaga to El Madrigal in a match that pits 4th placed Villarreal against 10th placed Malaga. Villarreal are looking to end their horror run and rise up away from the relegation battle and Sociedad are also looking to move further away from the relegation trouble.

Villarreal are on an unbeaten run of form and they will desperately be looking to register their second win in three matches, they find themselves amongst the top sides in the form guide and if this run continues they should be able to consolidate their position in the top four of La Liga. A win will allow them to consolidate their already healthy position in La Liga and rise up the table to put pressure on the likes of Real, Atletico and Barcelona but they will be happy with a fourth placed finish and the chance to play in the lucrative Champions League.

Visitors Malaga In Great Form

The visitors Malaga find themselves in 10th position in La Liga, they are fifteen points and six places behind their hosts Villarreal. They remain nine points and seven places above the relegation zone and will want to produce a few more wins to give them breathing space from their rivals but they will also feel that a top ten finish is a distinct possibility. This clash should be an evenly matched contest, given Villarreal’s current league position and Malaga’s back to back wins.


Villarreal head into this fixture in an unbeaten run of form in La Liga and have a record of three wins and three draws in their last six. Malaga have a mixed record of three wins, two losses and one draw in their last six matches.

Both teams are 1/1 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Villarreal are Roberto Soldado at 9/2 and Cedric Bakambu at 5/1. For Malaga Charles is at 7/1 with Ikechukwu Uche at 15/2.

The last time these sides played Villarreal won 1-0 and the odds of the same score line are 9/2.

Villarreal vs Malaga Betting Tips

Tip 1  – Bakambu to score first @ 5/1

Tip 2 – Villarreal to win 3-1 @ 9/1