Coming from a La Liga top six finish last season, Real Betis open a new campaign this coming Monday by welcoming Elche at Estadio Benito Villamarin.Elche won 0-1 the last time, they faced Real Betis, who won the match before that, when Real Betis claimed a 3-0 win.
Elche come visiting Real Betis, who finished last season in the La Liga as number 5 on 65 points. In contrast, the aforementioned visitors finished number 13 on 42 points.
We expect to see some solid dedication from both Real Betis and Elche as starting a season with a defeat is an undesirable outcome for anyone's morale.
Real Betis only average a modest 1.2 goals per game in their last ten matches in this tournament, in which they scored 12 goals. They also conceded five for an average of 0.5 per game. They kept their opponents from scoring six times.
Elche average one goals a game in their last ten outing, scoring a total of ten goals. They conceded an average of 1.3 per game, for a total of 13 goals, whilst keeping their opponents from scoring two times.
Real Betis vs Elche Prediction
In their last three matches, Real Betis won 0-3 and 2-0 against first Valencia then Granada, before drawing 0-0 against Real Madrid.Real Betis won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the La Liga, while also drawing zero. They suffered three defeats, while they scored nine and conceded seven goals.
Elche suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches as they were run over by Real Betis in a 0-2 defeat. Real Betis also proved too hard to handle as they won 1-0, before Elche were able to strike back in a 3-1 win against Real Betis.Elche, meanwhile, won twice, while they've drawn zero and lost four in their last six away in the La Liga.
A struggle seems inevitable at this stage for Elche, as the home side look to beat the drop zone and keep their La Liga status.
Bookmakers have Real Betis down as rather big favourites for the win, when Elche arrive at Estadio Benito Villamarin. While it might prove problematic, we still believe they will come through and deliver.
Real Betis vs Elche Stats
- Real Betis have scored in 10 of the last 11 home matches
- Real Betis have not won the last 6 matches in a row
- In 4 of the last 5 home matches Real Betis played, both teams scored
- Real Betis have conceded in 9 of the last 11 home matches
- Real Betis have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
- Elche have lost 7 of the last 9 away matches
- Elche have conceded in 10 of the last 11 matches
- Elche have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
- Elche have not won 8 of the last 10 away matches
- Elche have not scored in the last 4 away matches in a row
Real Betis vs Elche Team News
Real Betis have an almost full squad available against Elche at Estadio Benito Villamarin with only one player possibly missing.
Real Betis are unable to field Claudio Bravo this coming Monday against Elche, as he is sidelined with an injury.
Elche have just one player unavailable for selection, when visiting Real Betis at Estadio Benito Villamarin.
Gonzalo Verdu nurses an injury and won't be travelling with Elche.
Real Betis vs Elche H2H
Real Betis claimed a 3-0 win, while Elche answered back with a 0-1 win in their two most recent meetings.Real Betis claimed two wins, while Elche picked up two wins in the previous ten matches, while the rest had no winner. The bookies best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 4.50.
Real Betis vs Elche Results
Real Betis vs Elche Betting Tips
With another La Liga season only just beginning to take form, we are still a bit in the dark as to who will dominate the scoring charts for both Real Betis and Elche. Accordingly, we have listed some of the players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Of their 10 most recent games at Estadio Benito Villamarin across all tournaments, Real Betis won five times, drew two and lost three. Elche won three of their recent 10 games on their travels, as well as drawing zero and losing seven.Of their previous 10 matches at Estadio Benito Villamarin, five had over 2.5 goals for Real Betis. In six of the previous 10 league games away for Elche the match had over 2.5 goals.
In the last six encounters between Real Betis and Elche over 2.5 goals came out three times, as Real Betis averaged 1.34 goals a game. Elche scored an average of 0.84 goals in these, while both teams scored three times.Real Betis saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.3 goals during this run.Over 2.5 goals appeared in five of the last ten matches that Elche played across all tournaments this season. They scored 1.1 times on average in the process.