SEVILLA. Real Betis overcome Rayo Vallecano.
The match was held at the Estadio Benito Villamarín Stadium in Sevilla on Sunday and this began at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea who had the assistance of Roberto Díaz Pérez Del Palomar and Jon Núñez Fernández. The 4th official was Fernando Román Román. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 24.3 degrees Celsius or 75.67 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 38%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Real Betis was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Rayo Vallecano that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.
Rayo Vallecano was more aggressive with 44 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 3 were on target. Nonetheless, Real Betis managed to find the solution to win this contest.
Real Betis shot 13 times, 5 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, Rayo Vallecano shot 12 times, 3 on target, 9 off target.
Real Betis received 1 yellow card (E. Gonzalez). On the other side, Rayo Vallecano received 2 yellow cards (A. Garcia and O. Trejo).
After playing this match, Real Betis will have 15 points like FC Barcelona to stay in the 9th place. On the opposite side, Rayo Vallecano will stay with 16 points like Athletic Club to stay in the 6th place.
Willian Jose (Penalty)
Rayo Vallecano will host FC Barcelona on the 27th of October with a 13-0 head to head statistic in favor of FC Barcelona (0 draws).
Real Betis: Formation and Lineups
Real Betis adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Manuel Luis Pellegrini Ripamonti chose to play with the following team: Claudio Bravo , Héctor Bellerín , Marc Bartra , Edgar Gonzalez , Álex Moreno , Guido Rodríguez , Sergio Canales , Rodrigo Sánchez , Nabil Fekir , Juanmi and Willian José .
Real Betis made 4 changes: Juanmi for D. Lainez (70′), Rodri for A. Guardado (70′), S. Canales for W. Carvalho (79′) and Willian Jose for B. Iglesias (88′).
Top player: Rodrigo Sánchez
The player who no doubt impressed Real Betis the most was Rodrigo Sánchez even if he didn’t score any goal.
His rating iswith 30 passes (86% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 1 cross.
Rayo Vallecano: Formation and Lineups
Also Rayo Vallecano adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the opposite side, Andoni Iraola Sagarna played with: Stole Dimitrievski , Mario Hernández , Nikola Maraš , Alejandro Catena , Fran García , Ismaila Ciss , Unai López , Ivan Balliu , Óscar Trejo , Álvaro García and Randy Nteka .
Rayo Vallecano made 5 changes: P. Ciss for S. Comesana (46′), M. Hernandez for I. Palazon (46′), O. Trejo for Falcao (71′), R. Nteka for Bebe (80′) and N. Maras for J. Pozo (88′).
Top player: Óscar Trejo
The player who no doubt impressed Rayo Vallecano the most was Óscar Trejo.
His rating iswith 39 passes (82% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 14. He performed 4 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the La Liga