Rayo Vellecano vs Real Madrid preview:
After finishing Champions League duty, Real Madrid is returned for La Liga matches. The table situation is bad position for defending La Liga Champions and Rayo Vallecano in decent position, but Madrid is six points behindRayo. This will be an important match for Real Madrid to secure their Championship. Rayo Vellencano is also looking to move forward in points table.
Rayo Vellecano is in sixth position in table and they have very good league record in new season so far. They have lost in last five match against Real Madrid, but now the entire scenario is different and they have the mental confident to beat Champions. Rayo didn’t win a major title yet.
Brazilian is top scorer in Vellecano and he will make his mark with Real Madrid without doubt. Midfielders Nicki Bille and Javi Fuego are supporting very well for a balancing game.
Midfielder Piti hopes this match will help them to change their name.
“We have been working one way for the whole pre-season and just because Real Madrid are coming we are not going to change. It is a good moment to continue with our philosophy and to battle against whoever comes.”
Jose Mourinho’s side is in 12th position in points table; they are behind Barcelona, who is in top of points table, with eight points. Real Madrid won one match so far in competition and they have to start a quality game to defend their title. The Champions League result will change their game in league matches.
Real Madrid has very good record against Rayo and Real Madrid won the last head-to-head match with this team. Striker Cristiano Ronaldo has celebrated his goal against Manchester City so his sadness comes to an end. He will show his original game this time. Angel Di Maria and Gonzalo Higuain will play some part of the games and their contribution with Ronaldo will make a difference in match.
Defender Alvaro Arbeloa has delivered confident talk about this match.
“We hope from now on we’ll get to see the Real Madrid we all want to see.We are in a delicate situation and we cannot afford any more slip-ups.”
Real Madrid won the last match against Rayo Vellecano by 1-0 in last season.
When we see both teams result in La Liga so far, Rayo is having better winning percentage. Real Madrid has very effective line up and they never lost against Rayo. Mourinho side has more confident because of their Champions League win. Rayo have to play a pressure game, Real Madrid have to play a challenging game.
Real Madrid 3-1 Rayo Vellecano