CARD KING Gavin Murphy (@GamePlanGavin) is dipping his toes into Monday night’s La Liga offering for his next taste of bookings action.
Deportivo La Coruna v Rayo Vallecano | Monday 19.30 | Sky Sports 3
Rayo Vallecano travel north to Galicia in desperate need of points as they battle Deportivo in La Coruna.
Depor sit comfortably in ninth position whereas the visitors are 19th and in big trouble, mainly because they are hopeless defensively.
La Liga's most lenient referee, Iniaki Garrido, gets the whistle. He averages just 4.09 cards-per-game this season and you may recall we had a juicy 15/8 winner with him a few weeks ago when he gave just two cards whilst in charge of Atletico Madrid v Las Palmas.
I think the Asian line of 6 cards is too high with this ref. Deportivo average 2.60 cards-per-game and Rayo 3.60 cards-per-game.
However, Vallecano pick up a lot of reds (7). So for that reason I'm leaving the Unders alone.
But I do hope I’ve found a nice angle to exploit instead – Bet365 are offering a ‘Time Of First Card' market and have pitched it at before/after 24th minute.
Of course, anything can happen but in 11 La Liga games this year Garrido has given a card before 24th minute just once (Espanyol v Real Madrid).
With an average of around four cards in the entire match typically shown by the whistblower, that's perhaps not too surprising. With a track record of winning 10/11 times already this season, I'm prepared to back ‘No’ in the Time Of First Card with Bet365’s set at 24 and the odds available at 5/6.
Deportivo La Coruna v Rayo Vallecano – Card Before The 24th Minute ‘No’ (5/6 Bet365)
Did you know, WeLoveBetting will give you FREE CASH every time you open a new account with a bookie via our site? It's true.
All players will be offered a free cash prize or the chance to win £100 cash just for picking five winners in a row – you don't even have to back them.
Just sign-up with a bookmaker via any of the links on our site, deposit then email us at email@example.com and we'll get the ball rolling.
- Register a new bookmaker account via any of the links on WLB
- Deposit and take advantage of their sign-up offer.
- Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your registration came from WLB.
- We'll offer you free cash or the chance to gamble your way to a £100 jackpot.
- You don't get this anywhere else so keep it WLB!