Real Betis vs Real Sociedad prediction, odds & betting tips – 19/05/2024

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19/05/24 - 18:00

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Real Betis - Real Sociedad

Spain Primera Liga - Benito Villamarin

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The sides drew 0-0 in the Basque Country in December – Photo by Icon Sport

Real Betis and Real Sociedad meet in a crunch game in the race for Europa League qualification in La Liga. Our Real Betis vs Real Sociedad prediction considers whether either side can take control of the battle for sixth place by winning this.

Real Betis vs Real Sociedad prediction: Low scoring game to end level

Real Betis vs Real Sociedad predictions
Our pick

🔥Hot tip

Draw

⚽ Correct score prediction

Real Betis 1-1 Real Sociedad

⬆️ Over 2.5 goals

No

Key Stats

  • Our Real Betis vs Real Sociedad betting tips take into account that 58% of the league games for each team this term have finished with two or fewer goals.
  • There have been just two home defeats for Real Betis, with 39% of their La Liga fixtures at the Benito Villamarin ending level.
  • Real Sociedad have lost just one of their 13 away games against sides currently below them in the table.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Bookies struggling to call it

  • HOME: 6/4 (2.50) – 40.0%
  • DRAW: 21/10 (3.10) – 32.3%
  • AWAY: 19/10 (2.90) – 34.5%

*odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

The hosts are the slight favourites according to the Real Betis vs Real Sociedad odds with an implied probability of 40.0% that they win this crunch clash.

Betis surrendered sixth place in midweek with a 2-2 draw at Las Palmas despite leading twice through an own goal and a strike from Ayoze Perez. Real Sociedad jumped above them thanks to a 1-0 win over Valencia which came courtesy of Andre Silva’s very early strike.

For more analysis from this weekend’s football, today’s free betting tips will take you around the best bets.

Last five H2Hs: Low scoring games the norm

Spain Primera Liga 17/12/23

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

0
Real Betis

Real Betis

0

Elite Club Friendlies 06/08/23

Real Betis

Real Betis

0
Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

1

Spain Primera Liga 25/04/23

Real Betis

Real Betis

0
Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

0

Spain Primera Liga 30/10/22

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

0
Real Betis

Real Betis

2

Spain Primera Liga 15/04/22

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

0
Real Betis

Real Betis

0

Our Real Betis vs Real Sociedad prediction of a low scoring game is backed up by recent history with the last four meetings producing just two goals in total. None of the last five have seen the home team score.

Real Betis Preview: Double injury blow in Gran Canaria

Manuel Pellegrini lost midfielders Isco and Guido Rodriguez to injury in the First Half on Thursday. Guido may recover for this but Isco is out with a fractured fibula. Aitor Ruibal serves a one game ban.

Predicted Lineup: Rui Silva (GK), Miranda, Riad, Sokratis, Sabaly, Roca, Cardoso, Ayoze, Fekir, Fornals, Willian Jose

Spain Primera Liga 25/05/24

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Real Madrid

Real Madrid

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Real Betis

Real Betis

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Spain Primera Liga 19/05/24

L

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

2

Real Betis

Real Betis

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Spain Primera Liga 16/05/24

D

Las Palmas

Las Palmas

2

Real Betis

Real Betis

2

Spain Primera Liga 12/05/24

W

Almeria

Almeria

2

Real Betis

Real Betis

3

Spain Primera Liga 05/05/24

W

Osasuna

Osasuna

0

Real Betis

Real Betis

2

Real Sociedad Preview: Galan remains a doubt

La Real are also struggling on the injury front with Martin Zubimendi, Igor Zubeldia and Carlos Fernandez still sidelined while left back Javi Galan is a major doubt.

Predicted Lineup: Remiro (GK), Tierney, Le Normand, Pacheco, Traore, Turrientes, Merino, Brais Mendez, Barrenetxea, Oyarzabal, Kubo

World Club Friendlies 29/05/24

W

Tokyo Verdy

Tokyo Verdy

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Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

2

Spain Primera Liga 25/05/24

L

Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid

2

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

0

Spain Primera Liga 19/05/24

W

Real Betis

Real Betis

0

Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

2

Spain Primera Liga 16/05/24

W

Valencia

Valencia

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Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

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Spain Primera Liga 13/05/24

L

Barcelona

Barcelona

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Real Sociedad

Real Sociedad

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Player to watch – Ayoze Perez

Ayoze Perez has been one of the unsung stars of the season in Spain. He is on 11 goals in all competitions now for Betis following his latest strike on Thursday and has impressed from a wide role.

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Ayoze Perez in action against Cadiz – Photo by Icon Sport

Ayoze’s second best goal return

With nine in La Liga, Ayoze Perez has now equalled his second best ever return for goals in a league season. His best effort was the 12 he scored in the 2018/19 Premier League for Newcastle.


Mark is a freelance football writer based in Madrid. He regularly attends and covers La Liga matches around Spain, whilst also following football across Europe.