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Barcelona vs. Levante 4/10/2022 La Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Barcelona takes on Levante on 4/10/2022 at 03:00 PM.

Barcelona clashes with Levante in a La Liga match. Barcelona with a record of 16-9-4 this season comes into this game with a 6-7-2 record on the road. Levante is 4-10-16 this season and is 3-7-5 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Barcelona and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against Barcelona.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Levante and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their last match, Levante won and now turns their attention to Barcelona at home in friendly territory.

The Barcelona Roster

The Players to Watch for the Barcelona

Sergio Busquets MF



Sergio Busquets has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Sergio Busquets has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Sergio Busquets has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sergio Busquets has 0 Red Cards this season.

Gerard Piqué DF



As a scorer, Gerard Piqué had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Barcelona teammates, Gerard Piqué had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gerard Piqué has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gerard Piqué has 0 Red Cards this season.

Jordi Alba DF



Jordi Alba has 21 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jordi Alba has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jordi Alba has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jordi Alba has 0 Red Cards this season.

Frenkie de Jong MF



As a scorer, Frenkie de Jong had 20 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Barcelona teammates, Frenkie de Jong had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Frenkie de Jong has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Frenkie de Jong has 0 Red Cards this season.

Gavi Paez MF,FW



As a scorer, Gavi Paez had 17 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Gavi Paez has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gavi Paez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gavi Paez has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Levante Roster

The Players to Watch for the Levante

José Luis Morales FW,MF



As a scorer, José Luis Morales had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Levante teammates, José Luis Morales had 9 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

José Luis Morales has 0 Yellow Cards this season. José Luis Morales has 1 Red Cards this season.

Roger Martí FW



Roger Martí has 20 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Roger Martí has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Roger Martí has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Roger Martí has 2 Red Cards this season.

Rúben Vezo DF



As a scorer, Rúben Vezo had 21 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Rúben Vezo has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Rúben Vezo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Rúben Vezo has 0 Red Cards this season.

Jorge de Frutos MF,FW



Jorge de Frutos has 19 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Jorge de Frutos has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Jorge de Frutos has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jorge de Frutos has 0 Red Cards this season.

Carlos Clerc DF



Carlos Clerc has 16 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Carlos Clerc has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Carlos Clerc has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Carlos Clerc has 0 Red Cards this season.

Barcelona Team Stats

The Barcelona Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Barcelona was able to score 1.76 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Barcelona scored those goals off assists 84.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.48 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Barcelona converted on 0.36 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Barcelona attempts 4.83 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Barcelona attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 35.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.







Barcelona Defensive Stats and Metrics

Barcelona gave up 1.0 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.17 shots were saved by Barcelona goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Barcelona truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Barcelona goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 68.5% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Barcelona goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 31.0% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







Barcelona Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Barcelona had 15.07 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Barcelona is in the top 57 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Barcelona had 11.55 interceptions. This puts Barcelona in the top 49 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Barcelona commits 14.66 fouls. Barcelona is in the top 76 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Barcelona drew 17.24 fouls. This puts Barcelona in the top 1 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Barcelona had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.28 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Barcelona in the top 85 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Levante Team Stats

The Levante Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Levante was able to score 1.00 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Levante was able to score 0.77 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Levante converted on 0.28 of attempted shots on goal. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Levante attempts 3.53 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Levante attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 34.2% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Levante Defensive Stats and Metrics

Levante gave up 1.83 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.97 shots were saved by Levante goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

Levante goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 63.8% of the time. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. Levante goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 23.3% of the time. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.

Levante Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Levante had 11.27 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Levante in the top 85 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Levante has successfully intercepted 13.83 passes per 90 minutes of action. Levante is in the top 28 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Levante has committed 17.47 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Levante is in the top 99 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Levante drew 12.13 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Levante is in the top 52 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Levante committed an offside 2.2 times. Levante is in the top 81 percentile in offside calls against them.

Barcelona vs. Levante Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Barcelona 3 Levante 0

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