In this 34th week match, on Sunday Jul 5th, Villarreal will host Barcelona in a clash of these two mismatched La Liga teams. The game day is forecasted to be a cloudy but hot day with daytime temperatures of 26 degrees, which will be a great treat for players. 8th placed Villarreal is fresh off their 2-0 shutout win against Valencia. With 17 points in their last 10 matches Villarreal should be reasonably happy with their performance, while Barcelona sits at 1st place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 2-2 draw against Atlético Madrid, and With 21 points in their last 10 matches Barcelona should be reasonably happy with their performance.
As of right now the betting odds favour Barcelona to win.
In their last match on Sep 24th, Barcelona was victorious by a score of 2 to 1 in front of just over 70000 jubilant fans. Antoine Griezmann struck first for Barcelona in the 6th minute, then Arthur added another in the 15th minute.
Both Luis Suárez and Lionel Messi have been the hottest scorers for Barcelona in the last five each having scored 2 goals. Villarreal is lucky enough to have a few offensive weapons, with Gerard Moreno and Paco Alcácer each having 2 goals in their last 5
Ramiro Funes Mori is unavailable to play for Javier Calleja Revilla's team, while Barcelona will be without Sergi Roberto, Ousmane Dembélé and Frenkie de Jong.