Valencia CF will take on Deportivo Alavés on Saturday at 4.15pm kick-off time at Mendizorrotza. Marcelino's side will be looking to build on their last-gasp home win on December 23rd against SD Huesca.
The two sides have crossed paths on 30 occasions their last meeting ended up in 3-1 at Mestalla and 1-2 at Mendizorrotza in the reverse fixture. No team have managed to come away with a victory from Mendizorrotza this season and Valencia CF are unbeaten when it comes to New Year opening fixtures.
CD Alavés: LDLLDW.
Valencia CF: LWDWDW.
Marcelino: We are going to Vitoria to win. Alavés are a very good team who haven't lost at home yet, but we have the intention and ambition of winning".
Abelardo: "I think tomorrow, unfortunately for us, it will not be so cold at kick-off time”.
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