Barcelona will welcome Betis to Nou Camp on Sunday for their game of the second round in La Liga. The teams will face each other in an attempt to record their first points for the season, after they both lost in the first round. Ousmane Dembele and Luis Suarez will miss the game for Barcelona, while Leo Messi is coming back after injury. Joel Robles and Borja Iglesias are not available for the Betis coach Joan Rubi. Junior Firpo might face his old teammates if trusted by Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde.
Barcelona vs Betis Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Barcelona||Win||14 W/ 3 D / 3 L||9 W/ 0 D / 1 L|
|Betis||Loss||3 W/ 3 D / 14 L||1 W/ 0 D / 9 L|
Last game between the teams: 17.03.2019 La Liga: Betis – Barcelona 1:4; Loren 82’; Lionel Messi 18’, 45’, 85’, Luis Suarez 63’
Last game at this venue: 11.11.2018 La Liga: Lionel Messi 68’(penalty),90’, Arturo Vidal 79’; Firpo Junior 20’, Joaquin 34’, Giovani Lo Celso 71’, Sergio Canales 83’; Ivan Rakitic from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 81’
Worth mentioning: Barcelona dominate in the H2H clashes this century, winning fourteen of the last twenty games between the teams. Three of the previous five games produced over 4,5 goals and three saw goals at both ends. With the win at Barcelona in the last match, Betis ended a run of nine straight losses away from home. Four of the previous five games in Barcelona featured over 3,5 goals, and three witnessed both teams hitting the back of the net.
Barcelona vs Betis Stats
|As of 23.08||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Barcelona||Loss||5 W/ 1 D / 4 L||3 W/ 0 D / 2 L|
|Betis||Loss||5 W/ 1 D / 4 L||2 W/ 1 D / 2 L|
Last game Barcelona: 16.08.2019 La Liga: Athletic Bilbao – Barcelona 1:0; Aritz Aduriz 89’
Next game Barcelona: 31.08.2019 La Liga: Osasuna – Barcelona
Last game Betis: 18.08 2019 La Liga: Betis – Valladolid 1:2; Loren 68’; Sergio Guardiola 63’, Oscar Plano 89’; Joel Robles from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 8’
Next game Betis: 31.08.2019 La Liga: Betis – Leganes
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Barcelona lost their last game to Athletic Bilbao and thus ended a run of four straight wins. Three of the previous five Barca encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw goals at both ends. Four of the last five Barcelona home games featured over 2,5 goals and the same two also saw both teams scoring.
Betis recorded losses in both of their last outings. Only one of their previous five games featured over 2,5 goals and only the same one witnessed goals at both ends. None of the last five Betis away matches produced over 2,5 goals, as just one saw both teams hitting the back of the nets.
Barcelona vs Betis News
Missing players Barcelona: Ousmane Dembele, Luis Suarez, Neto. Lionel Messi is under question.
Missing players Betis: Joel Robles, Borja Iglesias.
Barcelona vs Betis Predictions
Barcelona to win – 1.25 @ bet365