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Betis vs. Celta Vigo 5/22/2021 La Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Betis clashes with Celta Vigo on 5/22/2021.

Betis visits Celta Vigo in a La Liga match. Betis with a record of 14.0-11.0-12.0 this season comes into this game with a 5.0-8.0-6.0 record on the road. Celta Vigo is 14.0-11.0-12.0 this season and is 9.0-3.0-6.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Betis and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Celta Vigo came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Betis at their home pitch.

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

The Betis Roster

The Players to Watch for the Betis

Emerson DF

Emerson has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Emerson had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Emerson has 32 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Betis teammates, Emerson had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Emerson has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Emerson has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Guido Rodríguez MF

As a shooter, Guido Rodríguez had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Guido Rodríguez has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Guido Rodríguez has 30 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Betis teammates, Guido Rodríguez had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Guido Rodríguez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Guido Rodríguez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Nabil Fekir MF,FW

As a shooter, Nabil Fekir had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Nabil Fekir has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Nabil Fekir had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Nabil Fekir 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.

Nabil Fekir has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Nabil Fekir has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Sergio Canales MF,FW

Sergio Canales has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Sergio Canales had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Sergio Canales had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Sergio Canales has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Sergio Canales has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Sergio Canales has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Aïssa Mandi DF

Aïssa Mandi has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Aïssa Mandi had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Aïssa Mandi has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Aïssa Mandi has 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.

Aïssa Mandi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Aïssa Mandi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Víctor Ruiz DF

As a shooter, Víctor Ruiz had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Víctor Ruiz has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Víctor Ruiz had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Betis teammates, Víctor Ruiz had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Víctor Ruiz has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Víctor Ruiz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Álex Moreno DF

Álex Moreno has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Álex Moreno had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Álex Moreno had 19 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Álex Moreno has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Álex Moreno has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Álex Moreno has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Aitor Ruibal FW,MF

Aitor Ruibal has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Aitor Ruibal had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Aitor Ruibal has 17 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Betis teammates, Aitor Ruibal had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Aitor Ruibal has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Aitor Ruibal has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

The Celta Vigo Roster

The Players to Watch for the Celta Vigo

Nolito MF,FW

As a shooter, Nolito had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Nolito has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Nolito had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Nolito has 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Nolito has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nolito has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Denis Suárez MF

Denis Suárez has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Denis Suárez has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Denis Suárez has 30 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Denis Suárez has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Denis Suárez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Denis Suárez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Iago Aspas FW

As a shooter, Iago Aspas had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Iago Aspas had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Iago Aspas has 30 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celta Vigo teammates, Iago Aspas had 13 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Iago Aspas has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Iago Aspas has 4 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Renato Tapia MF

Renato Tapia has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Renato Tapia had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Renato Tapia had 30 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celta Vigo teammates, Renato Tapia had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Renato Tapia has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Renato Tapia has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Jeison Murillo DF

Jeison Murillo has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Jeison Murillo has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Jeison Murillo has 30 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jeison Murillo has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jeison Murillo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jeison Murillo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Hugo Mallo DF

Hugo Mallo has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Hugo Mallo has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Hugo Mallo has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Celta Vigo teammates, Hugo Mallo 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.

Hugo Mallo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Hugo Mallo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Brais Méndez MF,FW

As a shooter, Brais Méndez had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Brais Méndez has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Brais Méndez has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Brais Méndez has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Brais Méndez has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Brais Méndez has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Santi Mina FW

Santi Mina has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Santi Mina had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Santi Mina has 25 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Santi Mina has 12 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Santi Mina has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Santi Mina has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Betis Team Stats

The Betis Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Betis was able to score 1.08 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Betis scored those goals off assists 85.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.92 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Betis 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, Betis attempts 3.81 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Betis attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 33.0% 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.

Betis Defensive Stats and Metrics

Betis gave up 1.05 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Betis goalkeepers fended off 3.3 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Betis truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Betis goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 66.4% of the time. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 35.1% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Betis. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Betis Utility Stats

Celta Vigo tried 9.3 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Celta Vigo is in the top 96 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Celta Vigo has successfully intercepted 9.92 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Celta Vigo in the top 86 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Celta Vigo commits 16.59 fouls. This puts Celta Vigo in the top 97 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Celta Vigo drew 12.92 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Celta Vigo in the top 38 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Celta Vigo had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.86 times per 90 minutes of action. Celta Vigo is in the top 60 percentile in offside calls against them.

Celta Vigo Team Stats

The Celta Vigo Offensive Stats and Metrics

Celta Vigo scored 1.27 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Celta Vigo scored those goals off assists 81.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.03 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Celta Vigo converted on 0.35 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Celta Vigo attempts 3.62 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Celta Vigo is able to get 39.5% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Celta Vigo Defensive Stats and Metrics

Celta Vigo gave up 1.32 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Celta Vigo plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. Celta Vigo goalkeepers fended off 3.49 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Celta Vigo truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 62.8% of shots on target were saved by Celta Vigo goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. Celta Vigo goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 24.3% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Celta Vigo Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Celta Vigo had 9.3 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Celta Vigo in the top 96 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Celta Vigo has successfully intercepted 9.92 passes per 90 minutes of action. Celta Vigo is in the top 86 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Celta Vigo commits 16.59 fouls. This puts Celta Vigo in the top 97 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Celta Vigo drew 12.92 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Celta Vigo is in the top 38 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Celta Vigo committed an offside 1.86 times. This puts Celta Vigo in the top 60 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Betis vs. Celta Vigo Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Betis 2 Celta Vigo 2

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