Atl. Madrid vs Betis PREVIEW & PREDICTION 22/04/2018


The box “mattress” part as a favorite because of the collective potential and offensive that has, which usually increases when acting in the Metropolitan Wanda. For this reason and knowing that it is a compact and effective organization in its field, we believe that its simple win is the best option to bet. Remember that the “verdiblancos” are not as reliable as visitors, failing more in defense.

Atlético de Madrid:

The “colchoneros” do not go well to this match after losing 3-0 against Real Sociedad in Anoeta and staying with 71 units in the general table. The team needs to wash its face and recover the compact style that has always characterized it. It will look for the victory to arrive of the best form to the semifinal before Arsenal by the Europe League. He is expected to be able to handle the times and win the game by a matter of greater individual hierarchy.

As a local in the Wanda Metropolitano, Atlético de Madrid has added more than positive results after remaining undefeated so far (12 wins and 4 equalities, scoring 28 goals and conceding 4 on his fence). He came from 4-0 to Leganés, to beat Celta 3-0, to beat Deportivo 1-0 and to beat Levante 3-0. For the Europa League, he beat Sporting Lisbon 2-0 in the last 4.


The “verdiblancos” beat Las Palmas 1-0 over the final and reached 55 points in total. Its objective is to continue accumulating victories in the competition and complete a historic campaign, beyond which it is difficult to qualify for the Champions League. The boys of Quique Setién have registered 6 consecutive victories, demonstrating a terrible efficiency and a remarkable balance.

Outside the Benito Villamarín, Betis has alternated good and bad starts due to his defensive problems (8 wins, 1 draw and 7 falls, scoring 23 goals and conceding 25 against). Of course, their level has improved markedly in 2018, after overcoming 3-5 to Sevilla, defeating Deportivo 0-1, beat 0-2 Levante, Alavés 1-3, Getafe 0-1 and 0-1 Girona He only lost 3-2 with Celta in Balaídos and 2-0 against Valencia in Mestalla.

“Colchoneros” and “verdiblancos” met a few months ago at Benito Villamarín and the score was favorable for Atlético de Madrid in December 2017 (0-1). The last two games that the “Cholo” boys played against Betis at the Vicente Calderón were positive for their interests (5-1 in April 2016 and 1-0 in January 2017).

PREDICTION: Under 2.5 goals @ 1.75