On Sunday Betis won in front of its fans 1-0 against Real. The home side went into the game following a loss in their previous game, while the visiting team had picked up 8 points from a possible 15. With this good result, Real Betis are eleventh, while Real are tenth.
The local team took the lead thanks to a goal by Junior in minute 33 and the first half ended 1 to 0.
There were no goals in the second half of the game and the score did not change, the match ended with the final 1 – 0.
Both teams used all three substitutes. For Betis, Boudebouz, Tello and Javi García were used in place of Guardado, Joaquín and Loren Morón, while Real brought on Mikel Merino, Juanmi and Januzaj to replace Zurutuza, Oyarzabal and Zubeldia.
The referee penalised six players with the yellow card. four from the home team and two from the visiting team. Lo Celso, Junior, Mandi and Carvalho saw the card for the home team, and Theo Hernández and Willian José did so for the visiting team.
After this result, Betis and Real are now joint eleventh in the table with 19 points.
The next day, both teams will play in home. Real Betis team do so against Rayo Vallecano, while Real Sociedad will face Real Valladolid.