Betis vs Malaga Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
In the last clash of this week’s matchup, Betis will host Malaga at the Estadio Benito Villamarín. The team from the top-five group will host the side that is placed last in the league.
Betis are placed fifth in the league standings with fifty-six points from seventeen wins, five draws, and twelve losses. They have been amazing in the recent weeks as they have won four and drawn one from the previous five matches played. In the previous round, they drew against Atletico Madrid in a game with no goals.
Malaga hold the last spot in the Spanish La Liga and they are the team which will most likely get relegated at the end of the season. They have won only twenty points from the previous thirty-four matches and they also hold one of the worst goal differences in the league, a negative -29. Out of the previous five league games, they have two wins and three draws. In the previous round, they faced Real Sociedad and triumphed by the score of 2-0. The first half brought most of the excitement and in it, Adrian and En Nesity scored a goal each to set the final result and provide the much-needed points for their team.
When it comes to the previous games between these two sides, Betis have been the better one. Out of the previous five clashes that they’ve played, Betis have won three and Malaga have won the remaining two. Malaga have had more success in front of Betis’ fans as they have two wins, two losses, and a draw from the previous five meetings there. Malaga, who are on a five-game winless streak (four losses, one draw), are up against a team that is on a three-game winning streak at the home ground.
Betis have lots of missing players for the match against Malaga. Zouhair Feddal, Antonio Adán, Dani Giménez and Álex Alegría are injured and they will not play on this match. Marc Bartra is suspended and he is another one player who will not play. Andrés Guardado and Francis are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Malaga also have many missing players for this game. Juan Carlos Pérez, Adalberto Peñaranda, Federico Ricca and Gonzalo Castro are injured, while Manuel Iturra is suspended and all of them will not play. Recio is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are ready to play and will play strong and aggressive from the first minute.
Possible starting lineups
Betis: Lopez; Firpo, Amat, Mandi, Barragan; Ruiz, Garcia, Joaquin; Boudebouz; Moron, Leon
Malaga: Jimenez; Rosales, Miquel, Hernandez, Torres; Keko, Lacen, Gonzalez, Lestienne; Rolan, En-Nesyri
Betis vs Malaga Prediction
We expect one tough football game between Betis and Malaga and both teams will play strong and aggressive football in defending. Betis play in much better form and they are closer to win all three points here. Betis have kept a clean sheet in their last 6 matches and it will be their main objective for this game. They have played with under 2.5 goals scored in 8 of the last 10 La Liga games. On the other side Malaga also usually played games with under 2.5 goals scored. Malaga played with under 2.5 goals scored in 8 of the last ten away matches. Their main objective for this game will be fast counterattacks.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Betis vs Malaga Prediction: Betis to win. We expect from Betis to keep a clean sheet and our second betting pick for the match is Betis to win to nil. Maybe correct score will be 2-0. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.