LaLiga – Real Betis – Girona on Match-day 6
Girona are hopeful of taking point sand moving up the table when they visit Betis, as eighth place takes on third in the League.
Real Betis have 12 points to their name, going into this tie
With two wins in a row under his belt, Manuel Pellegrini takes his Betis team into this game full of confidence, and hopeful of another successive victory.
Also, Betis keep finding ways to win, having secured four victories in their last five matches is astonishing this season, which is responsible for their Champion’s League qualification position. With 12 points, they currently sit third in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 4 wins, 1 losses and 0 draws having won four fixtures and lost one game.
When Betis host Girona, they will do so on the back of three wins on their own ground.
A win in this fixture would take Real Betis’s points to 15 in the League.
Good atacking and defensive team
Defence begins with attack and Betis have defended well as a team, borne out by conceding three goals in their previous matches. Every player has contributed to them delivering a solid defensive display this LaLiga season. Betis have a good scoring record this season, with eight netted so far (6 from open play and two penalties). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Borja Iglesias (4), Juanmi (2), and Sergio Canales (1).
Going into Sunday’s game, Manuel Pellegrini without six of his players, due to illness or injury.
It’s seven points so far for Girona this season, going into this match
Girona will take a huge positive from their recent 2-1 win against Real Valladolid at Estadi Montilivi.
Also, another game and another win for Girona, winning is becoming habitual for them and this is the mark of a team. With seven points (2W, 2L and 1D), they are established in eighth position in the League having won two fixtures, drawn one game, and lost two matches.
Playing away from home, Girona have drawn one game and lost one game.
A victory for Girona would put them on 10 points.
Girona’s squad has depth, but even so, Michel is likely to be missing eight of they key players when they start Sunday’s game.
Real Betis v Girona – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels Betis and Girona have faced each other 10 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Betis’s favour (8 – 1). Additionally, Betis recent form against Girona has been outstanding, winning on eight out of the last 10 fixtures. The last time they played each other in this competition was January 2019, when Real Betis walked away as 3-2 winners.