Barcelona Fc takes on Real Betis this Saturday 20 August 2016 in their home at the Camp Nou as La Liga returns. The Catalans are Marching high after starting their season campaign thrashing Sevilla in both Away and home legs 2-0 and 3-0 respectively and Knocking them out of the Spanish Super Cup with a 5-0 aggregate. Here you will get Barcelona vs Real Betis highlights and goals video.
Barcelona vs Real Betis Highlights Video
FC Barcelona 6-2 Real Betis Highlights Spanish La Liga 2016-17
6′ 1 – 0 Arda Turan
21′ 1 – 1 Ruben Castro
37′ 2 – 1 Lionel Messi scores his first league goal.
42′ 3 – 1 Luis Suarez
56′ 4 – 1 Luis Suarez
58′ 5 – 1 Lionel Messi
82′ 6 – 1 Luis Suarez
84′ 6 – 2 Ruben Castro
Venue: Camp Nou, Barcelona.
Kick off: 21:45 (IST), 17:15 (UK)
Broadcasters: Sony six(India) Sky sports (Uk)
Date: 20 August 2016.
Barcelona vs Real Betis Highlights 2016
Luis Enrique the New Barca manager seems to have some Unfinished business and will be releasing few players including Claudio Bravo to Manchester City. Barcelona will kick off the game in some style as they are the Defending La Liga champions 2015-16 and they are about to host Real Betis at the Camp Nou.
Statistically, as well Barcelona has the upper hand over Real Betis as they have only lost 2 games against them in the past 14 La Liga meets. If by chance Real Betis needs to Win over the Catalans they surely have to be perfect in the defense and Clear ever single Barcelona attack they face depending on Counter attacks and breaking the Deadlock at the Camp Nou. With the likes of Messi, Suarez, and Turan it always looks like a tough task to achieve.
Unavailability of Neymar is a known fact to the World as he will be helping Brazil gain a Gold medal.
Injuries have become a matter of concern for the Catalans as Marc-Andre Ter Stegen picked up a Quick injury and would be replaced by Claudio Bravo in the Playing XI.
Both Jeremy Mathieu and Mascherano has pulled their muscle and would be unavailable for this game as well.
Sergi Roberto and Aleix Vidal are available at right-back and are creating Overlap runs and crosses which will likely threaten the opposition
Real Betis manager Gus Poyet has done Quick signings this summer, Bringing the Belgian midfielder, Charly Musonda is on loan from Chelsea.
Former Barcelona starlet Antonio Sanabria has been brought in from AS Roma.
Real Betis would be strongly relying on Ruben Castro the top Goalscorer for the Betis.
Real Betis looks a far better side with the arrival of Felipe Gutierrez and Jonas Martin from FC Twente and Montpellier respectively.
Head to Head
In Past 10 meetings with Real Betis, Barcelona has won all the 9 games and lost just 1 game against the Catalans on 12th Jan 2011 in a Copa Del Rey Knockout fixture.
The recent La Liga meet with Betis was on 30th April 2016 where Barcelona clinched a 2-0 victory.
Bravo; Roberto, Pique, Umtiti, Digne; Busquets, Rakitic, Denis; Messi, Suarez, Arda
Adan; Piccini, Mandi, Pezzella, Vargas; Petros, Gutierrez; Nahuel, Ceballos, Musonda; Castro
Barcelona vs Real Betis Match Prediction
As far as In Team Form is concerned,Barcelona vs Real Betis Match Prediction is easier to predict.The Spanish Giants are at its peak After a convincing victory over Sevilla past weekend in the Spanish Super Cup in both the legs. I predict Suarez and Turan to score along with Messi,s brace would possibly turn out to be a 4-0 Decider win over Real Betis tonight.