News | 07/15/2020 | Javier Vazquez
The Whites would take the championship in case of victory (9:00 pm, Movistar LaLiga).
Immersed in a spectacular streak of nine consecutive wins, the Whites want to add that tenth victory that will allow them to conquer the title in the absence of a day. One of the keys to beating Villarreal will be to maintain the good level that the team is showing at home, where it remains undefeated in League and he has conceded only one goal in the five games after the return from the competition.
In the previous press conference to the appointment, Zidane He referred to the attitude with which the team is preparing the matches: “We are going to go to death like in all games; It will be the most difficult of the last ones we have had ”. And for a game as decisive as this, the coach has summoned 24 footballers. Among them is Benzema, which adds 19 targets in League after his goal against Granada.
Javi Calleja's team comes to the meeting in fifth position, with the aim of mathematically certifying their classification for the Europa League. Since the resumption of the competition, Villarreal has been one of the teams with the best performance: it has had six wins, one draw and only two defeats in the nine games played. Gerard Moreno, with 16 goals in the League, is his top scorer.