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Villarreal vs Anderlecht Prediction, Free Betting Tips & Odds

Date: 16th March 2023
Kick-Off: 20:00 UK, 21:00 CET
Venue: Estadio de la Ceramica
TV: BT Sport 7

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Villarreal vs Anderlecht: Top Free Betting Tips

After consecutive games at home, Anderlecht travels to Villarreal for the second leg of the Round of 16 in the Europa Conference League on Thursday, 16 March. The Purple and White won the previous attempt in Jupiler Pro League while the Yellow Submarine witnessed a home draw against Real Betis before this duel.

Match Result Prediction: Villarreal to Win

Villarreal managed to clip Anderlecht to a 1-1 draw in the away leg of the competition. The Yellow Submarine are without a defeat in the previous four attempts and won two of them On the other hand, Anderlecht is winless in the last three away outings, conceding two defeats. Villarreal has also won three of the recent four attempts in ECL while ending the remaining one in a draw. Therefore, we predict Villarreal to confirm a lead at the end of this duel.

Total Goals Prediction: Over 2.5 Goals

The previous meeting of the teams ended with low-scoring totals but following the current form of Villarreal, we predict a change of trend in this game. The Yellow Submarine have rattled the net eight times in the previous five outings. But the team has also conceded seven goals in that course. On the other hand, hit the back of the net seven times in the last five games while leaking goals in four of those attempts.

Correct Score Prediction: 2-1 to Villarreal

Anderlecht has not been up to par offensively in the recent visits as they have scored only two goals in the last three away outings. The Purple and Whites have also scored more than once in only one of the previous five away ECL meetings. However, Villarreal has hit the target multiple times in three of the previous five games. The Yellow Submarine have not conceded more than one goal in any of the last four meetings and we see them featuring a 2-1 lead in this game.

Villarreal vs Anderlecht: Form, Recent Games, and News

Villarreal Preview

The yellow Submarine ended their winning pattern in La Liga with a 1-1 draw at home against Real Betis. Villarreal has registered a total of 11 wins and five draws in the 25 league attempts and is present in the sixth position on the table. Centre-forward Nicolas Jackson won’t feature in this game due to hip problems.

Anderlecht Preview

After a wait of three winless games, the Purple and Whites earned three points in the last game with a 2-0 victory over Cercle Brugge. Having a total of 11 wins and six draws in the 29 Jupiler Pro League games, Anderlecht is present in the middle of the table. Hannes Delcroix and Marco Kana will be out of the selection for this game due to injury concerns.

Top Betting Odds and Stats for Villarreal vs Anderlecht

Here are the game's top stats and a tool to help you pick the best odds. We have also sampled the current team form and H2H in separate tables. Note that the Villarreal vs Anderlecht line ups will be announced on matchday, usually an hour before the match starts.

Head to Head

09/03/23

UEFA Europa Conference League CON

be

Anderlecht

es

Villarreal

1

1

Last Five - Villarreal

25/05/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

es

Osasuna

es

Villarreal

1

1

D

19/05/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

es

Real Madrid

es

Villarreal

4

4

D

14/05/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

es

Girona

es

Villarreal

0

1

W

11/05/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

es

Sevilla

es

Villarreal

2

3

W

05/05/24

Spain Primera Liga Liga

es

Celta Vigo

es

Villarreal

3

2

L

Last Five - Anderlecht

26/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

be

Antwerp

be

Anderlecht

3

1

L

19/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

be

Club Brugge

be

Anderlecht

1

0

L

11/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

be

Genk

be

Anderlecht

1

2

W

05/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

be

Anderlecht

0

0

D

28/04/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

be

Cercle Brugge

be

Anderlecht

1

1

D

FAQs regarding Villarreal vs Anderlecht

  • Villarreal vs AnderlechtWho is the referee for this match? Marco Di Bello.
  • What was Anderlecht's last result? 2-0 Win over Cercle Brugge KSV.
  • Who won the last Head to Head fixture? 1-1 Draw.
  • Will Villarreal vs Anderlecht be live on a UK TV channel? Yes, the Europa Conference League encounter will be live on BT Sport 7.
  • How many shots on goal did Villarreal and Anderlecht have in the first leg of the Europa Conference League? Villarreal had 5 shots on goal in the first leg while Anderlecht had 3 shots on target in that encounter.
  • How did Villarreal perform in their last five home games? In the last five home matches across different competitions, Villarreal recorded DWLLW
  • What were the outcomes for Anderlecht in their last five matches across different competitions? Anderlecht recorded LDLWW in their last five trips, starting from the latest tp the oldest.

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