Granada VS Betis BETTING TIPS (17.02.2017)
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Granada VS Betis
Granada and Real Betis face each other at the Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes, in a meeting for the 23rd day of the Primera División. The two teams tied (2-2) on 16-09-2016, the last time they faced each other in this edition of the league. The history of direct confrontations played at this stadium indicates a balance between these two teams, as there was 1 draw and 1 win for each team in the last 3 games. In fact, the last time they met at this stadium was on 24-10-2015, in a game for the Primera División, which ended in a draw for (1-1). The goals of the game were scored by D. Foulquier (3 ‘) for Granada and Ruben Castro (40’) for Real Betis. The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a game between 19th and 13th of the overall standings, it is actually a confrontation between the 16th place in home games and the 16th as a visitor.
After 2 wins, 7 draws and 13 losses, the home team is in 19th place, having won 13 points. In the last game, he lost with Eibar away (4-0), having won 1-0 at home in a game against Las Palmas. This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 3 away with 9 goals scored and 37 conceded, and 10 points at home with 8 goals scored and 11 conceded. For the championship, the Granada won 10 points in 30 possible, after 2 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 games that played in his stadium. In their home league games the most frequent result at half-time was 0-0 (5 out of 10 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home games there is a tendency towards fewer goals, as 7 of their last 10 games for this competition have finished with less than 2.5 goals. The team have been struggling to score first: they only opened the scoring in 5 of their last 22 games for Primera División, of which 5 reached the interval in a 4-point lead and won at the end of the 90 ‘in 2. In 22 matches in this competition, Suffered the first goal 16 times and never managed to return the result. There have been 1 period in the last 10 home games for this competition: they suffered 4 of their 11 goals in the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
The main goal of the Granada for this championship is maintenance, however, this task is very complicated, since it occupies the penultimate position in the league table. In the last game for the championship, the home team lost at Eibar 4-0. In this game against Real Betis coach Lucas Alcaraz should keep the team in 5-3-2 with Adrián Ramos and Artem Kravets responsible for launching the panic in the defensive line of the opponent. However, the home team has shown some quality to play at home, having scored on average 0.8 goals and conceded on average 1.1 goals per game. For this game the home coach can not count on Krhin, Boga, Saunier, Gaston Silva and Kone, players recovering from injury.
After 6 wins, 6 draws and 9 losses, the visiting team is in 13th place, having won 24 points. In the last game, they drew with Valencia at home (0-0), after the previous game drew at home in a game against Barcelona, for (1-1). This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 6 points as a visitor and 18 in their stadium, with 13 goals scored and 13 goals conceded at home, against 8 goals scored and 18 conceded. The last game as a visitor to this competition ended with a 1-0 loss to Atletico Madrid. In the last 9 away games for the championship Real Betis has recorded 2 wins and 7 losses, having won 6 points out of 27.
In this event, you lost the last 4 games as a visitor. In his league games as a visitor the most frequent result at the end of the game was 1-0 (4 out of 9 matches). In their away games for this competition there is a tendency to have few goals, since 4 of the last 9 that disputed finished with Less than 1.5 goals. In 21 games in this event, he has never managed to come back in the 11 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 11 away games for all competitions there are 2 periods that stand out: scored 4 of his 9 goals in the minutes (76’-90 ‘); Suffered 7 of his 17 goals in the minutes (46’-60 ‘).
Like the opponent, Real Betis is going through a difficult period in this championship and is currently registering four consecutive games without winning. In the last game for this competition, the visitors added a goalless draw against Valencia. In this meeting away from home, coach Víctor Sánchez should play in 5-3-2, benefiting the defensive organization and the counterattacks, exploiting in the best way the defensive fragility of the opponent. Ruben Castro remains top of Real Betis’ top scorers with 8 goals. Note that the outsiders have several finishing failures and defensive stop balls.