Barcelona made a huge step towards protecting their La Liga title last weekend when they watched bitter rivals Real Madrid 0-1 off at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Blaugarana thus earned the dual win over fierce competitions within just 3 days ahead of the Copa del Rey closing and also to get millimetres from snatching a fresh Primera Division silverware.
Ernesto Valverde’s guys ought to have a wonderful opportunity to back up the dual win over Real Madrid on Saturday evening when they perform relegation-threatened Rayo Vallecano in Camp Nou. Barcelona is tremendous favorites coming to this tie together with the league novices, particularly after a thread of three consecutive wins across contests against the likes of Sevilla and Real Madrid (double ).
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Barcelona vs Rayo Vallecano: Prediction
The narrative is totally contrary with Rayo who’ll encounter this at the smallest of souls. They dropped five on the rebound in La Liga and have fallen down to the relegation zone as outcome. The most recent of failures came Friday when Los Franjirojos provided one of the weakest showings of the year in a 0-2 defeat to Girona.
Rayo did nothing to cause problems to Girona’s back line on the event and we can not see them hard Barcelona’s defense . The hosts maintained back-to-back clean sheets from Real Madrid in Estadio Santiago Bernabeu and we fancy them to keep such delicate defensive silhouette here against one of the weakest opponents from the branch.
Barcelona should control the pitch in the start and clinch a simple straightforward victory .
Barcelona vs Rayo Vallecano: Bet Tips
Barcelona -1.5 handicap @ 1.45 (9/20)
Barcelona to maintain a blank sheet @ 1.83 (5/6).