2018-19 Spanish Primera – Real Betis vs Espanyol Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Real Betis vs Espanyol kick off? Monday 29th April, 2019 – 20:00 (UK)

Where is Real Betis vs Espanyol being played? Estadio Benito Villamarín

What television channel is Real Betis vs Espanyol on? Real Betis vs Espanyol will not be televised live in the UK

Where can I stream Real Betis vs Espanyol? Eleven Sports hold the rights to stream Spanish Primera matches in the UK, so it is worth checking their streaming schedule

In the US, ESPN+ have the rights to stream Spanish Primera matches. A free trial is available for those in the US by clicking here

Are tickets still available for Real Betis vs Espanyol?

Real Betis - https://ticketbetis.realbetisbalompie.es/realbetisbalompie_web/es_ES/entradas/evento/12843

Espanyol - https://proticketing.com/rcdespanyol/en_US/entradas/evento/12722

THE TEAM NEWS

REAL BETIS

Predicted line-up (3-5-2): Pau Lopez; Mandi, Feddal, Sidnei; Joaquin, Kaptoum, Canales, Guardado, Junior Firpo; Jese, Lo Celso

Unavailable: William Carvalho (Injured), Sergio Leon (Out of favour), Emerson (Out of favour), Barragan (Out of favour)

Doubtful:

ESPANYOL

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Diego Lopez; Javi Lopez, Oscar Duarte, Mario Hermoso, Adria Pedrosa; Oscar Melendo, Marc Roca, Sergi Darder; Sergio Garcia, Borja Iglesias, Wu Lei

Unavailable: Piatti (Injured), David Lopez (Injured), Rosales (Injured), Naldo (Injured), Perez (Injured), Granero (Suspended)

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

Real Betis go into this game having lost four of their last five La Liga matches, and their last three on the bounce. The hosts have conceded at least two goals in four of their last five league games and Espanyol forward Borja Iglesias looks most likely to capitalise on their frailties.