Round 17 of La Liga 2 will take place on Sunday at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque between Leganes and(November 27). The hosts are unbeaten in their past five league games going into the weekend and will try to continue that trend. Leganes was held to a 2-2 tie by Sporting Gijon on Saturday, unable to get back to winning ways. Before that, on November 12, they lost shockingly in a penalty shootout to Gernika Club in the Copa del Rey, snapping a four-game winning streak.
Leganes will now return home, where they haven’t lost in four contests since suffering a 2-1 defeat to Albacete Balompie on October 2. When they defeated Albacete Balompie 4-0 the previous time out, Granada, meanwhile, picked up consecutive victories for the first time since August. That came after their three-game losing streak was ended by a 3-2 Copa del Rey victory over Yeclano Deportivo on November 13. Granada is sixth in the standings with 25 points from 16 games, four points, and seven positions ahead of Leganes.
Leganes vs Granada – Important Points:
Leganes has a slight advantage in the match thanks to three victories in the previous six encounters. During this time, Granada has won twice and has only shared the spoils once. Since December 2015, Leganes has won twice and drawn once against Granada in three home games. Since August, Granada has played seven league road games without a victory and collected just two of a possible 21 points. Leganes has scored five goals and let up just two in their last four home games, winning three and drawing one.
Leganes vs Granada – The Prediction:
Leganes will be confident in their chances against a Granada team that has had trouble in the league on the road. Leganes should perform just enough to leave with all three points because they are unbeaten in their past four home games.
Leganes 2-1 Granada
Leganes vs Granada – The Tip:
1: Results: Leganes
2: Total Corners 10 or Less: Yes
3: More than 5 cards: Yes
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