Barcelona will play at home against Betis in the 16th round of the Spanish Championship. The match will take place on December 4.
Barcelona are seventh in the La Liga standings after 14 games played. The Catalans now have 23 points.
At the end of last week, Barça won an away victory over Villarreal (3: 1). Despite the result, Xavi’s team did not show the most convincing football. It was not without luck, the opponent played at least as well.
Barcelona have never lost in their first three games under Xavi . Before that there was also a victory over Espanyol and a draw with Benfica.
Barcelona have won five victories in eight home games in the Spanish league. At the same time, the blue garnet were not allowed only in two meetings at the Camp Nou.
Betis, meanwhile, scored 27 points in 15 games played and is in fifth place.
Manuel Pellegrini’s team is surprisingly very confident in the first half of the season. Betis have won seven victories in the ten previous rounds.
At the end of November, the Sevilla club beat Elche and Levante with a total of six goals.
Betis have scored 17 goals in their previous five league games.
Forecast and rate
You can bet on Barcelona in this match for 1.54, 1xbet download app offer a draw for 4.95, and Betis win for 6.65.
The coefficient for Barcelona is understated, and significantly. In the current situation, the Catalans can hardly be called the clear favorites of the match. At least because of staffing problems.
Bet – the total of “Betis” is more than 1.0 for 2.22.
And one more option is Betis’s victory or a draw for 2.78. Barça under Xavi’s leadership is not impressive yet.