Celta Vigo vs Real Betis Prediction, Betting Tips and Match Preview. Check the match preview, betting tips, useful info and football predictions for the match between Celta Vigo vs Real Betis in La Liga.
Celta Vigo vs Real Betis Match Preview
Celta Vigo and Real Betis are two of the most attractive teams in La Liga – outside of the top four – thanks to their attacking type of football. When they face-off, that could be an interesting clash. This Celta Vigo vs Real Betis clash will take place on Monday night, January 29, so check out our Celta Vigo vs Real Betis prediction and betting tips.
With the top-half of the La Liga occupied by the usual suspects, the middle table is where all the action is! Teams from seventh to 13th in the table are separated by just a couple of points and that tells the whole story. Celta are eight after 20 games (28 pts, W8, D4, L8). A win in this Celta Vigo vs Real Betis encounter will them to seventh and within one point of sixth-placed Sevilla. While a draw will also move them up the table one place, a defeat at the hands of Betis will pull them down by a place. The hosts come into the game on the back of a four-match unbeaten streak (W3, D1) that has given them some momentum. However, it is their usually impregnable home form that is of concern this season, with three losses in nine games (W3, D3, L3).
Like their hosts, Betis too are stuck in that mid-table melee at 13th after 20 games (27 pts, W8, D3, L9). A draw will push them up to 11th while with a win, they can move as high as seventh! Therein lies the chance for the visitors in this Celta Vigo vs Real Betis encounter. The visitors have two wins in their last three league matches, with the loss coming against Barcelona. Their last seven La Liga games have all been decisive, without any draw (W3, L4). Away from home, they won their last two matches, scoring seven goals in the process.
Celta Vigo vs Real Betis H2H
Betis are unbeaten in their last five games against Celta (D3, L2), winning the last two encounters. Five of the last six Celta Vigo vs Real Betis clashes have seen both the sides score.
Celta Vigo vs Real Betis Team News
Celta Vigo have the luxury of a fully-fit squad at their disposal.
For Betis, ‘keeper Antonio Adan is carrying a knock heading into this game. Joel Campbell and Antonio Sanabria are also unavailable due to injuries.
Celta Vigo vs Real Betis Probable Line-ups
Celta Vigo XI: Blanco (GK), Mallo, Roncaglia, Gomez, Jonny, Wass, Hernandez, Lobotka, Sisto, Gomez, Aspas.
Real Betis XI: Adan (GK), Barragan, Feddal, Mandi, Durmisi, Guardado, Garcia, Ruiz, Joaquin, Leon, Tello.
Celta Vigo vs Real Betis Prediction
A whopping 14 out of 20 Celta games (70%) this season have seen both the sides score. The hosts have plenty of quality going forward with Aspas leading the line – only Messi and Suarez have scored more than his 12 goals this term. He is a good betting tip to score anytime in this game. The defensive frailties of both these teams make us believe that backing both teams scoring in this game is a good Celta Vigo vs Real Betis prediction.