Barcelona vs Real Betis
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 25 August 2019
Kick-Off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Camp Nou (Barcelona).
Camp Nou will host a match between Barcelona and Real Betis as part of the second round of the Spanish league on August 25, 2019.
🔜 La Liga lands at Camp Nou this Sunday
💪 The preparations continue… pic.twitter.com/QZuUfhY7aK
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) August 20, 2019
Barcelona kicked off their campaign to preserve the Spanish league title with a 1-0 defeat at Athletic Bilbao on Friday, opening the first round of the competition.
The 38-year-old striker scored the only goal in the 88th minute in German goalkeeper Mark Andre Ter Stegen.
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona_es) August 22, 2019
Barcelona suffered the absence of injured Argentine star Lionel Messi, as well as the departure of Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez, injured in the 35th minute, replacing Brazilian midfielder Rafinha Alcantara in his place.
Real Betis suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat at home to Valladolid in the Primera Liga match at the Benito Villamarin stadium.
¡A por una nueva semana de intenso trabajo! 🏋️♂️🗒🆗 pic.twitter.com/6iSf06IJjU
— Real Betis Balompié (@RealBetis) August 19, 2019
Betis played with 10 men early in the eighth minute after goalkeeper Joel Robles was sent off, giving the visitors a 1-0 lead by Sergi Guardiola in the 63rd minute. Valladolid did not congratulate their long lead after Loren Moron equalized in the 68th minute.
As everyone drew to a 1-1 draw, Óscar Plano scored the winning goal for Valladolid in the 89th minute to give his team a good start in the competition.
Barcelona vs Real Betis: Head-to-head
Barcelona won 21 direct matches. Real Betis won 8 matches. 7 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 4.03 goals per Match.
Barcelona vs Real Betis: Prediction
Barcelona in actual season average scored 1.57 goals per match. In 4 (80.00%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 4 (80.00%) matches in season 2019 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.
Real Betis average scored 1.30 goals per match in season 2019. In 4 (66.67%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 1 (16.67%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.
Barcelona vs Real Betis: LineUps
— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) August 22, 2019