Betis picked up a 2-0 win in front of their own fans over Rayo, despite this victory Betis remains in seventh position. Both teams came from a win in their previous matches. With this defeat, Rayo are nineteenth, while Betis remains seventh.
During the first half no team managed to score a goal and it ended with a 0-0 score.
In the second half, Betis broke the deadlock thanks to a a penalti goal by Lo Celso in minute 59. Betis widened the gap and sealed the match with the last by Sidnei in minute 76 to give themselves a convincing 2-0 victory.
Both coaches used their full set of substitutions. For Betis, Joaquín, Sergio León and Javi García came on to replace Loren Morón, Sanabria and Carvalho, while Rayo substituted Pozo, Comesaña and Embarba with Medrán, Raúl De Tomás and Bebé.
The referee booked Carvalho and Barragán for Betis and Embarba, Comesaña and Medrán for Rayo Vallecano.
After round 15, Betis claims the seventh position, while Rayo sits in the nineteenth position of the table.
The next day, both teams will play in away. Real Betis team do so against Espanyol, while Rayo Vallecano will face Real Madrid.