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Real Valladolid face off with guests Real Betis at Estadio José Zorrilla in this La Liga match on Sunday.
View all of the Real Valladolid v Real Betis predictions, poll and stats below (plus the best game odds).
Real Valladolid prepare for this fixture following a 2-2 La Liga drawn game versus Athletic Bilbao.
In that game, Real Valladolid had 50% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For Real Valladolid, the scorers were Fabián Orellana (70') and Shon Weissman (85'). Athletic Bilbao had 13 shots at goal with 7 on target. Jon Morcillo (14') and Raúl García (76') scored for Athletic Bilbao.
Pucela have been conceding pretty frequently recently, although they have also managed to convert their own chances into goals. Looking at their last 6 games, Pucela have conceded in 6 of them in addition to managing to get on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches. We will see whether or not that trend can be sustained in this game.
Coming into this contest, Real Valladolid have not won at home in their last 3 matches in the league.
In their previous fixture, Real Betis drew 0-0 in the La Liga match with Real Madrid.
In that match, Real Betis had 43% possession and 6 shots on goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, Real Madrid CF had 17 shots on goal with 5 of them on target.
A run of accomplished displays by the Real Betis defensive players has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 4 from their last 6 fixtures combined. Over that same period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 6.
Analysis of their past results shows that Real Betis:
- are unbeaten in their last 2 away league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 3 league matches.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings stretching back to 08/03/2015, there has been little between the sides with Real Valladolid winning 3 of those games, Real Betis 3 and 0 being drawn after 90 minutes of play.
A combined sum of 14 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 5 of them from Pucela and 9 belonging to Béticos. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.33.
The previous league match featuring the two was La Liga match day 2 on 20/09/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Real Betis 2-0 Real Valladolid.
In that game, Real Betis managed 56% possession and 16 shots on goal with 6 on target. The goals were scored by Nabil Fekir (10') and William Carvalho (18').
For their opponents, Real Valladolid got 9 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
The referee was Santiago Jaime Latre.
Team News: Real Valladolid
There aren’t many selection issues, with just a single fitness concern for the Real Valladolid boss Sergio González to be concerned with from an otherwise fully-primed squad. Raúl Carnero (Knee Injury) won’t play.
Team News: Real Betis
In an otherwise healthy group, there’s only a single fitness problem for the Real Betis gaffer Manuel Pellegrini to be concerned with. Dani Martín (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) misses out for this game.
When taking everything into account, Real Valladolid will do well to put one past this Real Betis lineup who we think should manage to score & go ahead.
Our tip is therefore for a narrow 0-1 victory for Real Betis at the end of the match.
Expecting it to be tight.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio José Zorrilla (27,846)
Captain: Michel Herrero
Manager: Sergio González
Competitions: La Liga position 18
🔑 Key Player: Shon Weissman
Regularly deployed in the Striker position, Shon Weissman was born in Haifa, Israel. Having made his senior debut playing for Maccabi Haifa in the 2013 - 2014 season, the accomplished Forward has scored 4 league goals in this LaLiga 2020 - 2021 season to date in 26 appearances.