The matches in La Liga return on Thursday. Sevilla and city-rivals Real Betis will meet at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan in a city derby match of round 28 in 2019-20 Spanish La Liga. The hosts in this game are as of now sitting on 3rd place in the standings with 47 points, while their cross-town rivals are down at 12th place with 33 points.
Sevilla has been in a great form before lockdown and will most likely convey their unbeaten streak in the last four games when they have Real Betis in their next conflict in La Liga post lockdown.
Sevilla is unbeaten in their overall schedule for the last six fixtures over every significant competition.
Their experience was on the road against Atletico Madrid, which finished in a 2-2 draw. It denoted their fifth draw within the earlier ten overall matches.
Betis will visit after an unexpected turn over at home in their last conflict in the league.
They defeated the La Liga goliaths Real Madrid with a 2-1 score on the board. Unfortunately, it was their solitary win in the previous seven experiences in the campaign.
The host has opened in 19 goals in their 13 appearances as the host. In the interim, Betis has scored just 11 goals in a similar period in their away fixtures.
Because of their averages and recent h2h results, the two sides have chances of shaking the nets of their rivals in an hour and a half.
Sevilla vs Real Betis Team News
Football club Sevilla is having an awesome season in general, however, those few games before the stoppage, Sevilla was not playing admirably, and it could cost them soon. Sevilla is in the third spot in La Liga standings with 47 points, 9 points less than Real Madrid in second place. The race for that third spot is tight, as we include 5 teams within 5 points.
Sevilla has scored 39 goals this season, however, their defense hasn’t been on a similar level since Sevilla yielded 29 goals in 27 games. Sevilla is as yet playing in the Europa League where they knocked out Cluj in the first round of the knockouts, and they are presently confronting Roma when the Europa League begins once more.
Ocampos is the leading goal scorer in Sevilla with 10 goals, while De Jong included 5 goals. Ever Banega included 6 goals. Gudelj is suspended because of the yellow cards and he won’t play in this game. In their most recent match in La Liga against Atletico Madrid on the road, Sevilla has had 56% of ball possession, 4 shots on goal, 4 corner kicks, and 80% of the right passes. The first half of this match was amazingly fun, and we saw 4 goals, 2 from each team. The outcome didn’t change once more, and this match finished in a 2-2 draw.
Sevilla is a decent team with a ton of ability, and they can play fabulous soccer. On account of Atletico slipping prior in the season, Sevilla has the chance to remain in that third spot, the inquiry is on the off chance that they can remain predictable.
Sevilla come back to activity trusting they can get back on track as they were in good form before the break-in play and they face their city rivals determined to hold on to third place in La Liga.
They will be without Gudelj who misses out through suspension and Ocampos is relied upon to miss the game through injury however the break-in play has empowered any semblance of Fernando to return to full fitness.
Nolito and Munir are competing with En-Nesyri for the opportunity left by the injury to Ocampos however it is impossible supervisor Julen Lopetegui will make any modifications based on what is ostensibly his strongest side on paper for this derby match.
Sevilla have been in fine form this season, right now sitting third on the La Liga table behind Real Madrid and Barcelona. They should keep up positive outcomes with just two points between the 3rd and 6th.
Before the break, Sevilla’s form had been strong with a 3-0 away triumph over Getafe and a 3-2 triumph at home to Osasuna. Between those two games, Sevilla drew 0-0 with CFR Cluj at home in the UEFA Europa League to progress on away goals.
In their last match before the break, Sevilla dealt with a believable 2-2 draw away from home against Atletico Madrid. Luuk de Jong gave Sevilla an early lead however they were pegged back by two fast goals by Madrid. Late in the first half, Lucas Ocampos equalized with his 10th goal of the season.
Real Betis has had some great, and terrible moments this season, yet they unquestionably have greater quality and could be higher in the standings. Betis is in 12th spot with 33 points, 38 scored goals, and gigantic 43 yielded goals. As should be obvious, Betis’ defense is junk and the Europa League is further and further away for Betis. In their last 7 La Liga games, Betis has conceded at least one goal in 6 of those games, while they scored a goal in 5 of those 7 games.
Loren Moron has scored 9 goals for Betis this season, while Joaquin included 8 goals, and Nabil Fekir scored 7 goals. There are no prominent injuries for Betis which means mentor Rubi will have the full list available to him.
In their most recent La Liga match against Real Madrid at home more than a quarter of a year prior, Betis was exceptional with 42% of ball possession, 3 shots on goal, 6 corner kicks, and 76% of exact passes. The first half of this match finished in a 1-1 draw, yet Betis had the option to score a goal in 82nd minute and to win this game 2-1. Betis has a decent team, and they could be nearer to the Europa League, yet their defense isn’t permitting them to do that.
Betis pulled off an extraordinary 2-1 home win over Real Madrid which snapped a six-game winless run in the league and means they continue activity with a lot of breathing space in mid-table away from the drop zone.
Rubi has virtually a completely fit squad available to him other than back-up striker Juanmi who is precluded long term and keeping in mind that Joaquin and William are not exactly at 100%, the pair will come into the reckoning for this game.
There are a lot of alternatives to browse for this game however Rubi likely could be enticed to name a similar XI that played so well against Real Madrid despite that match being more than a quarter of a year back at this point.
Real Betis as of now possess 12th place on the La Liga table. It has been a strong season so far for Betis and, featured with their 2-1 triumph at home over Real Madrid not long before the break.
Recent matches have seen Betis’ ability to score and yield with games commonly going over the 2.5 goal mark. Before they triumphed over Real Madrid and drew 3-3 at home to Mallorca.
Sevilla vs Real Betis Head-to-Head (h2h)
Sevilla FC have a 50-31 advantage against Real Betis with 24 draws in 105 experiences. Team Sevilla beat Real Betis 2-1 at the Benito Villamarin Stadium in November with Lucas Ocampos opening the scoring.
Just one of their recent five matches has finished in a draw. The host has recorded three of the last five successes. Their experience parted with a 1-2 win for Sevilla.
The two teams have scored in five of the earlier six fixtures. The host has lost just one of their recent five games at home.
Date: Thursday, 11 June 2020
Start Time: 21:00 UK/ 22:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Sevilla vs Real Betis Prediction
The Spanish Primera restarts with a Seville derby and keeping in mind that it will be played behind closed doors, the intensity makes certain to be high. Betis will savor the chance to disturb their opponents and they will convey some certainty from their success over Real Madrid in the last match they played three months back.
After three months without a game, that possibly something of a leveler that could work into Betis’ favor and they might merit considering the handicap in a match which is probably not going to contain numerous goals.
The game is for the most part in the possession of the host team dependent on their first look in the league table as it stands,, particularly in their home and away records up until this point.
Having lost just one of their last ten home matches, Sevilla will have a slight edge as the host. Also, the host has lost just two of their earlier 13 attempts at home in the league.
In sharp complexity, Real Betis has just one win on the road from their 13 away fixtures. The guest will be on the rear of a five-game winless streak in their away records.
With this poor away form, the punters will be in an ideal situation putting down their wager upon Sevilla to win.
Sevilla vs Real Betis Predicted lineups
Predicted lineup: Vaclik; Jesus Navas, Reguilon, Diego Carlos, Kounde; Joan Jordan, Banega, Fernando; Suso, En-Nesyri, De Jong
Unavailable: Ocampos (Injured), Gudelj (Suspended)
Predicted lineup: Joel Robles; Bartra, Sidnei, Alex Moreno, Emerson; Guardado, Edgar Gonzalez, Joaquin, Canales; Fekir; Loren Moron
Unavailable: Juanmi (Injured)
Doubtful: William (Individual training), Joaquin (Individual training)