Real Betis Vs Barcelona La Liga 2016–2017 IST Indian Time Live Stream and Telecast: Real Betis is set to face reigning champions FC Barcelona at their home turf of Benito Villamarín Stadium on Sunday, January 29th.
Real Betis Vs Barcelona Spain La Liga 2016–2017 IST (Indian Time), EST (USA Time), UK (British Time), GMT+0 Match Preview and Live Stream
Match: Real Betis Vs Barcelona (Spain La Liga)
Date: January 29th, 2017; 6:00 EST, 11:00 UK, 16:30 IST
Venue: Estadio Benito Villamarin, Sevilla
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Real Betis were held to a 0–0 stalemate at home by Sporting Gijon on the weekend. It can be considered as 2 points dropped than a point earned as Gijon are one of the least effective away teams in Spanish League this season. However, the result helped them to extend their undefeated spell at home to 5 games, which includes 3 wins and 2 draws. As regards Betis team news: Aissa Mandi has returned from AFCON to bolster the defence. Jonas Martin is carrying a knock so loan signing Ruben Pardo may make his debut. Alex Alegria is expected to start up top in the absence of Antonio Sanabria and Joaquin.
Meanwhile, The Blaugrana are coming on the back of a 5–2 victory at home in their mid-week Copa del Rey fixture against Real Sociedad. FC Barcelona are third in the league, trailing Real Madrid by 2 points. They had occasional troubles on the road this season, but a win here is essential to keep their title hopes alive. Barcelona were held to draws twice in their last 4 away games, while winning in the rest. As for Barca injury update: Javier Mascherano returns from a ban but Ivan Rakitic is the man expected to form the base of the midfield. Denis Suarez and Andre Gomes should also start with Iniesta and Busquets injured. Sergi Roberto is carrying a knock so Aleix Vidal may start at full-back.
Real Betis Vs Barcelona: Head-to-Head Stats
Barcelona have won all of the last 7 meetings, scoring 25 goals in the process. They won 6–2 when the sides met on the opening day at Camp Nou.