Real Madrid attempt to get their offense back on track when they host Rayo Vallecano in a 2022-23 La Liga match on Wednesday. Real Madrid (22-5-8) lead the league with 70 goals this season, but they’ve scored just four goals over their last six contests across all competitions. Los Blancos have failed to convert in their last two games, which includes a 1-0 loss to Valencia on Sunday. Rayo Vallecano (12-10-13) have won only three of their last 15 La Liga matches, but they posted a 3-2 victory against Real Madrid in their first meeting of the season.
Kickoff at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium is set for 1:30 p.m. ET. Real Madrid are the -170 favorites (risk $170 to win $100) in the latest Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while Rayo Vallecano are +440 underdogs. A 90-minute draw is priced at +305 and the over/under for total goals scored is 2.5. Before locking in any Rayo Vallecano vs. Real Madrid picks, you need to see what proven SportsLine soccer expert Martin Green has to say.
After working in the sports betting industry for several years, Green became a professional sports writer and handicapper and has covered the game worldwide. Since last year’s World Cup, Green has been profitable in multiple areas on his soccer picks, including the Champions League (+5.13 units), the FA Cup (+3.07) and the EFL Cup (+3.64).
Now, Green has broken down Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano from every angle and just revealed his picks and predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see Green’s picks. Here are the betting lines and trends for Rayo Vallecano vs. Real Madrid:
- Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano money line: Madrid -170, Vallecano +440, Draw +305
- Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano over/under: 2.5 goals
- Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano spread: Real Madrid -0.5 (-160)
- RM: Los Blancos have scored a total of one goal in their last three La Liga matches
- RV: The Red Sashes have converted in nine of their last 10 league contests
- Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano picks: See picks at SportsLine
Why you should back Real Madrid
Los Blancos will be without one of their top offensive players in winger Vinicius Junior, who will be serving a suspension after receiving a red card against Valencia. Real Madrid will still have French striker Karim Benzema, who is second in La Liga with 17 goals. The 35-year-old has converted in only three of his last 12 league matches, but he recorded two hat tricks and a brace in that span.
Winger Marco Asensio ranks third on Real Madrid with nine goals and produced the team’s lone goal over its last three La Liga contests. Midfielder Federico Valverde has scored seven goals, while Brazilian winger Rodrygo has converted six times. The 22-year-old Rodrygo also is a superb set-up man, ranking fourth in the league with eight assists. See which team to back here.
Why you should back Rayo Vallecano
The Red Sashes are led offensively by Isaac Palazon, who has recorded eight goals in 34 matches. The 28-year-old, who also has notched five assists, netted only two goals in 34 games last season. Forward Sergio Camello is second on Vallecano with six goals and shares the team lead in assists with Palazon and Alvaro Garcia.
The 30-year-old Garcia has netted five goals, including one in the Red Sashes’ victory against Real Madrid in November. Midfielder Santi Comesana and captain Oscar Trejo, who both have recorded three goals this season, also converted in that contest. Striker Raul de Tomas was held without a goal in his first 13 games, but has scored in two of his last three contests. See which team to pick here.
How to make Real Valladolid vs. Real Madrid picks
Green has broken down the La Liga match from every angle. He is leaning Under on the goal total and has locked in two confident best bets, while also offering a full breakdown of this matchup. You can only see his La Liga picks and analysis at SportsLine.
So who wins Rayo Vallecano vs. Real Madrid on Wednesday, and where does all the betting value lie? Visit SportsLine now to see which wagers in Real Madrid vs. Rayo Vallecano have all the value, all from the soccer expert who has been profitable in multiple leagues, and find out.