Last season’s relegation survivors Mallorca visit Real Betis to Estadio Benito Villamarin on Sunday for a round 26 match in the La Liga.
Ranked as number five in the La Liga standings, Real Betis, have so far collected 42 points this season, while Mallorca collected 32 points. This puts them up as number 10 after 25 rounds.
Aiming for a place inside the top six, Real Betis need to strut their stuff against Mallorca this coming Sunday. The latter might not look like a team currently possessing the qualities to stop the home side from claiming a win, but they will be eager to spring a surprise.
Real Betis average 1.6 goals per game in their last ten games, scoring 16 times. They conceded 14 goals or an average of 1.4 per game, with two clean sheets along the way.
Mallorca scored nine goals, conceded 11 and kept their opponents from scoring three times in ten matches.
Real Betis hope to extend their grip on Mallorca, whom they outclassed in their last two meetings, winning 2-1 and 2-1, respectively.
Real Betis vs Mallorca Prediction
Real Betis Form
A draw is the best Real Betis can show from their last three games, where they came up short in a 4-1 defeat against Manchester United. A1-1 draw with Villarreal followed before they were defeated 0-1 by Manchester United. Real Betis just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six La Liga matches at the Estadio Benito Villamarin. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored seven and conceded eight goals.
In their previous three games, Mallorca lost 2-1 and 0-1 against Espanyol and Elche, respectively, before drawing 1-1 with Real Sociedad. Mallorca claimed just one win from the last six away games in the La Liga. They also drew zero and were defeated five times, as they were outscored by nine goals to three.
Real Betis are the bookies favourite to claim the win, when Mallorca arrive at Estadio Benito Villamarin, and we believe the home side will prevail.
Real Betis won five matches, scored 12 goals and conceded nine in their last 11 games against teams from the top half of the La Liga table. This earned them 18 points. Mallorca won five of their last 12 matches against teams from the top half of the La Liga table, scoring 13 and conceding 12 goals. They collected 17 points from these. Real Betis are looking at a record of 12 wins, six draws and seven defeats in the La Liga this season. Mallorca so far pulled off nine wins, five draws and 11 defeats in the La Liga.
Real Betis vs Mallorca Stats
- In 7 of the last 8 matches Real Betis played, both teams scored
- Real Betis have scored in 12 of the last 14 matches
- Real Betis have conceded in 12 of the last 14 matches
- In 5 of the last 6 home matches Real Betis played, both teams scored
- Real Betis have not won 8 of the last 9 home matches
- In 14 of the last 15 Mallorca matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 12 of the last 14 Mallorca matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Mallorca have lost 4 of the last 5 away matches without scoring a goal
- Mallorca have lost the last 5 away matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In 12 of the last 14 Mallorca away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
Real Betis vs Mallorca Squads
Real Betis Squad
Manuel Pellegrini will choose the starting lineup for the upcoming game against Mallorca from the players listed below (the information in the brackets refers to goals scored and matches played in the La Liga this season):
Claudio Bravo (0/6), Dani Martin (0/0), German Garcia (0/0), Rui Silva (0/19), Abner (0/7), Andres Guardado (1/17), Felix Garreta (0/0), Fran Delgado (0/0), German Pezzella (0/21), Juan Miranda (1/9), Martin Montoya (0/3), Victor Ruiz (0/9), Youssouf Sabaly (0/17), Dani Perez (0/0), Edgar Gonzalez (0/17), Guido Rodriguez (0/21), Joaquin (0/11), Luiz Felipe (0/14), Paul Akouokou (0/7), Quique Fernandez (0/0), Rodri (2/18), Sergio Canales (4/20), William Carvalho (2/21), Aitor Ruibal (0/20), Ayoze Perez (0/6), Borja Iglesias (11/23), Juan Cruz (1/5), Juanmi (4/13), Luiz Henrique (1/23), Nabil Fekir (2/15), Willian Jose (1/19).
This is the full squad of players that the Mallorca head coach Aguirre will select from for his starting XI:
Dominik Greif (0/0), Leo Roman (0/0), Pere Garcia (0/0), Predrag Rajkovic (0/25), Antonio Raillo (1/24), Dennis Hadzikadunic (0/0), Giovanni Gonzalez (0/10), Imanol Alonso (0/0), Jaume Costa (0/21), Josep Gaya (0/0), Ludwig Augustinsson (0/2), Martin Valjent (0/20), Matija Nastasic (0/11), Miguelito (0/0), Pablo Maffeo (1/23), Antonio Sanchez (0/20), Clement Grenier (0/15), Daniel Rodriguez (3/24), Idrissu Baba (0/18), Inigo Ruiz de Galarreta (0/21), Juan Emmanuel Culio (0/0), Kang-In Lee (3/24), Manu Morlanes (0/6), Miquel Llabres (0/0), Rodrigo Andres Battaglia (0/15), Abdon Prats (1/18), Amath Ndiaye (1/17), Angel Rodriguez (0/11), Tino Kadewere (1/9), Vedat Muriqi (10/22).
Real Betis vs Mallorca Team News
Real Betis might be looking at three missing players for their upcoming assignment against Mallorca.
Youssouf Sabaly, Paul Akouokou and Juan Cruz are all absent from the Real Betis squad that faces Mallorca at Estadio Benito Villamarin.
Real Betis vs Mallorca Lineups
Real Betis vs Mallorca H2H
Real Betis no doubt look forward to their next match, as they ran out 2-1 and 2-1 winners when last playing Mallorca. Mallorca look back on three wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Real Betis. The home side has a 40% win rate in these encounter for a total record of 4-3-3. No doubt worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Real Betis vs Mallorca Results
Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the last ten matches between Real Betis and Mallorca. Odds on under 2.5 goals are at 1/2 with bookies.
Real Betis vs Mallorca Betting Tips
It is a great season for Borja Iglesias, who currently has 11 league goals to his name during this season. Real Betis will rely on his services to gun down Mallorca.
Real Betis claimed a measly one home win in 10 most recent games at Estadio Benito Villamarin. However, they did draw three whilst losing six. Mallorca won four of their last 10 away games, with zero draws and six defeats as well. Real Betis claimed just zero wins to nil in their last 10 matches at Estadio Benito Villamarin.
Over 2.5 goals came up six times in the previous ten encounters between Real Betis and Mallorca, as Real Betis scored 1.5 goals on average per game and Mallorca averaging 1.4 goals. Both teams scored in seven times of these matches. Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Real Betis, who scored an average of 1.5 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of the last ten outings for Mallorca, who managed to score 0.8 times in those matches.