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LaLiga – Getafe face Real Sociedad

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This Sunday sees Getafe go head to head with Real at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez – Kick-off 6:30pm GMT.

Real, remain in contention for Champion’s League qualification, sitting in second place and 18·places above twentieth placed Getafe, going into the clash.

Struggling Getafe, welcome fancied Real Sociedad this Sunday

Jose Gonzalez will have impressed upon his team the importance of getting a positive result out of this game, following two successive defeats. First it was Atletico Madrid and then Real Betis, however this is something that their opponents will be aware of going into this fixture.

lost seven games.

Getafe have lost three meetings of their three League matches at home this season.

A win in this fixture, would take Getafe’s points from 0 to 3, so far this season.

Going into Sunday’s game, Jose Gonzalez without four of his players, due to illness or injury.

It’s 16 points so far for Real Sociedad this season, going into this game

Real will be hoping to increase their row, after victories over both Elche and Granada.

Real keep finding ways to win, having secured five victories in their last six matches is astonishing this season, a rich vein of form that has drastically improved their LaLiga position. With 16 points, they currently sit second in the League having won five games, drawn one game, and lost one game.

Playing away from home, Real have won two matches and lost one game.

Winning this fixture will see Real Sociedad on 19 points.

A solid defensive team

Defence begins with attack and Real have defended well as a team, borne out by conceding six goals in their previous fixtures. Every player has contributed to them delivering a solid defensive display this LaLiga season. Despite delivering often average performance, their goal scoring stats have been good (10). This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Mikel Oyarzabal (5), Aritz Elustondo (2), and Mikel Merino (1).

Real are likely to be missing nine of their key players when they start Sunday’s game, due to injury and illness.

Getafe v Real Sociedad – Head-to-Heads.

This fixture has historically favoured the locals, in terms of results.Getafe have recorded 12 victories and seven draws.

There is a 45.45 percent probability of a Real win.

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