The first game of Copa del Rey semi-finals is the Rayo Vallecano vs Real Betis duel and we have prepared a detailed preview of this match and some free betting tips.
Our favourite Rayo Vallecano vs Real Betis betting predictions
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Over 2.5 Total Goals
While only two of the last five h2h duels between Rayo Vallecano and Real Betis have gone over 2.5 total goals, we expect this to happen now. After all, the two teams have averaged 3.00 goals per game in those five matches.
In addition to this, Real Betis averaged 2.96 goals per game in the league until now, while Rayo Vallecano averaged 2.32 goals per game this season in La Liga.
Both Teams to Score – Yes
Both teams have scored in four of the last five head-to-head meetings between Rayo Vallecano and Real Betis, so we would hardly be surprised if the same thing happened on Sunday.
That being said, both teams have scored in just 41% of all Rayo Vallecano games in La Liga, while the same is true for 48% of all Real Betis matches in the league this season.
The best odds and stats for Rayo Vallecano vs Real Betis
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Team news, form, and predicted lineups for Rayo Vallecano and Real Betis
With both teams doing well this season, we expect a very exciting duel between these teams. So, let's check them out in more detail:
The team from Madrid is still the biggest surprise of the season even though they lost three of their last six games in La Liga and dropped to the ninth place in the standings. After all, they are a newly-promoted team and those results itself are enough to make their season successful. On top of that, the team is playing in Copa del Rey semi-finals, which is a great feat.
Rayo Vallecano will be without Unai Lopez once again due to injury, as well as Martin Merquelanz. Along with them, Jose Pozo will also miss this game with coronavirus.
Rayo Vallecano predicted lineup:
Dimitrievski – Balliu, Suarez, Catena, Rodrigues – Comesana, Valentin – Palazon, Trejo, A Garcia – Falcao
Just like their next opponent, Real Betis also exceeded all expectations so far this season. Not only did the team reach the semi-finals of Copa del Rey, they are also third in La Liga at the moment and they will play in the next stage of Europa League. However, Real Betis lost three of their last six La Liga games, along with two wins and one draw.
When it comes to team news, Real Betis will be without Claudio Bravo and Martin Montoya due to injuries, while Joaquin is also out following a positive coronavirus test.
Real Betis predicted lineup:
Silva – Sabaly, Ruiz, Bartra, Moreno – Carvalho, Gonzalez – Juanmi, Canales, Fekir – Iglesias
FAQ for Rayo Vallecano vs Real Betis
- What are the odds on each team? The odds on Rayo Vallecano are 7/4 (2.75), on Real Betis 31/20 (2.55), and on a draw 43/20 (3.15) odds.
- When is the game scheduled for? The game is scheduled for 8 pm BST on Wednesday, February 9th.
- Which team is hosting the first leg? Rayo Vallecano is hosting the first leg at Campo de Futbol de Vallecas in Madrid.