Barcelona vs Real Sociedad – Prediction, and Match Preview
Barcelona vs Real Sociedad – Barcelona is hoping for a victory similar to the one it earned over Espanyol in the La Liga competition.
Barcelona possessed the ball for 70% of the game and attempted 15 total attempts, five on goals, scoring on four of them. Robert Lewandowski (11′, 40′), Alejandro Balde (20′), and Jules Koundé (53′) scored the goals for Barcelona.
Two of Espanyol’s 15 total attempts on goal were on target. Joselu (92′) and Javi Puado (73′) both scored goals for Espanyol.
Their most recent outcomes demonstrate how highly regarded Barcelona’s defense should be. Barcelona has been defensive, as evidenced by the fact that in their last six games, they have only allowed four goals to find the back of the net.
Real Sociedad and Girona FC played each other in the previous season of La Liga, and the game finished in a tie score of 2-2.
Real Sociedad controlled 51% of the ball during that game and attempted 15 goals, scoring on two of them. David Silva scored in the 24th minute for Real Sociedad, while Mikel Oyarzabal scored in the fifth.
Two of Girona’s 13 total efforts on goal at the other end were on target. For Girona FC, goals were scored by Yan Couto (37′) and Cristhian Stuani (45′).
Real Sociedad, led by Imanol Alguacil, have scored eight goals on average over their last six games, giving them a goals per game average of 1.33.
Prior to this match, Real Sociedad had not suffered a defeat in either of their previous two league matches played away from home.
Barcelona vs Real Sociedad – Betting Analysis
Analyzing their previous face-to-face experiences, which date back to January 13, 2021, reveals that Real Sociedad has experienced pain from these encounters.
They haven’t been able to win anything at all, whereas Barcelona has been completely dominant against them, winning 83% of the times.
Additionally, there were a lot of goals scored in those games—a total of 22 goals, which works out to 3.67 goals scored each game.
In this match, it is most likely that Barcelona will maintain possession of the ball and be rewarded with favorable scoring opportunities.
Real Sociedad, on the other hand, might have a difficult time reaching the net themselves, but in this case, we do anticipate them succeeding in scoring as well.
What are the top odds for this match?
Checking on the latest odds for this match in the 90 min. result market, a win for Barcelona can be had for 1.88, a wager on the game finishing all-square is 3.78, and putting your money on victory for Real Sociedad is 4.38. Those are the most competitive prices available as of now.
Barcelona vs Real Sociedad – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals