Valencia vs Real Sociedad Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Sunday, Valencia will host Real Sociedad at the Mestalla Stadium in a game of round twenty-five. This is a clash between a team from the top-four group and a squad from the middle part of the table.
Valencia are placed fourth in the league standings with forty-six points from fourteen wins, four draws, and six losses. After a three-game losing streak, they are now on a two-game winning streak. In the previous round, they faced Malaga and won by the score of 1-2. Things started well for Malaga as Ideye had scored mid-first half. They managed to resist Valencia’s attack up until the eightieth minute of the match when Coquelin scored and equalized. Miquel managed to get a red card and give a penalty to Valencia which Parejo took the advantage of. He scored in the eighty-fifth minute and brought his teams up front.
Real Sociedad hold the number twelve spot in La Liga with twenty-nine points from eight wins, five draws, and eleven losses. Out of the last five league games, they have three losses and two wins. One of those wins came last week when they faced Levante. Prieto opened the goal scoring sheet just ten minutes into the game. Juanmi and Canales added a goal each to secure a win for their side and set the final result.
When it comes to the previous meetings between these two sides, surprisingly, Real Sociedad have been the better one as they have won four of the previous five games played. Valencia managed to win the fifth and the most recent one by the score of 2-3. At the home ground, things don’t look much better for them as they have also lost four and won just one when facing Sociedad. The last time that Valencia won a home game against them was in 2013.
Valencia don't have many missing players for the match against Real Sociedad. Javi Jiménez and Ezequiel Garay are injured and they will not play on Sunday. Andreas Pereira and Geoffrey Kondogbia 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 Real Sociedad have several missing players for this game. Carlos Martínez, Willian José, Xabi Prieto and Héctor Moreno are injured and they can't play on the match against Valencia. Gerónimo Rulli and Raúl Navas are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Valencia: Neto; Gaya, Murillo, Paulista, Montoya; Guedes, Parejo, Coquelin, Soler; Moreno, Mina
Real Sociedad: Rulli; Odriozola, Llorente, Elustondo, Bella; Illarramendi, Zubeldia, Zurutuza; Canales, Juanmi, Oyarzabal
Valencia vs Real Sociedad Prediction
Another one very interesting game to watch and to bet on Sunday. Valencia takes on Real Sociedad and this game will be a true football fight for the points. Both teams are highly motivated to win points here and they will play aggressive from the first minute. Valencia are big favorites to win at Mestalla and they will do their best to score a goal more. Valencia have scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches against Real Sociedad in all competitions and will try to do that again. When they play at Mestalla then usually played with over 2.5 goals scored. On the other side Real Sociedad play in solid form this season, but they don't have good results. They will play aggressive from the first minute and we will enjoy in a good game of football.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Valencia vs Sociedad Prediction: Valencia to win. We expect to watch a game with lots of scoring chances and our second betting pick for the match is Over 3.5 goals. Maybe correct score will be 4-2. It is risky bet, yes we know, but sometimes if you want to win a big then must take a risk. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.