When does Real Madrid’s impressive series end – many spectators and betting fans will surely ask that. With Real Sociedad, the next team is now trying to stop the royal team. They have been unbeaten for 21 games and have even won the last eight games in a row (if you take the triumph in the Spanish Supercup against Atlético after a penalty shootout as a win).
Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad Betting Odds and Predictions
Los Blancos will meet Real Sociedad in excellent form at the Copa del Rey on Thursday evening, about which one cannot say that – but more on that later.
As is well known, form counts little in the cup, which – at least according to tradition in Germany – has its own laws. “La Real” is hoping for that, of course, because the law of the Real Madrid series is finally to be broken.
But that this happens, the bookmakers consider rather unlikely. If you look at the betting odds at Real Madrid against Real Sociedad, you can see: Madrid is of course the preferred prediction of the tipsters.
Real Madrid – Statistics & current form
There is a good reason for this, of course: Not only is Madrid in excellent shape and undefeated since October (at that time there was a 0-1 defeat in Mallorca at La Liga), they also play in the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, where they have not played in the league so far Suffered defeat (8/3/0).
And they go into the cup encounter with a derby victory behind them, because at the weekend there was a 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid, certainly another boost for the team of coach Zinedine Zidane.
“Winning the derby is something special. It is very difficult to beat us here, ”said Vinicius Junior, referring to the home win against the Rojiblancos, while defender Raphael Varane expressed the current self-confidence of the Madrilenians:“ We are in good shape and have a lot of confidence. We want to go on like this. ”
You can see that from the royal team on the court, who through self-confidence have become a machine of results: While not always convincing in terms of play, the victories are won in rows.
It is therefore not surprising that Real Madrid versus Real Sociedad have an average of 1.70 even with handicap -1 to win Madrid.
Probable lineup of Real Madrid:
➤ Courtois – Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Marcelo – Casemiro, Kroos, Modric – Bale, Vinicius, Benzema
Last Real Madrid games:
⚽️ 02/01/2020 – Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid 1-0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 01/29/2020 – Zaragoza vs. Real Madrid 0: 4 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 01/26/2020 – Valladolid vs. Real Madrid 0-1 (La Liga)
⚽️ 01/22/2020 – Unionistas de Salamanca vs. Real Madrid 1: 3 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 01/18/2020 – Real Madrid vs. Seville 2-1 (La Liga)
Real Sociedad – Statistics & current form
While Real Madrid is full of self-confidence, the situation is different for the opponent on Thursday. Real Sociedad has lost three of their last four games in the league, most recently there was a bankruptcy at the last minute of the CD Leganes – the winning goal for the Pepineros fell in injury time of injury time.
It is doubly bitter for Real Sociedad, who have thus fallen out of the European ranks: for the first time since the third game day (!), The Basques no longer occupy one of the first seven places in Spain’s elite league. Blame it: two away defeats in a row and an overall fickle form – there have been only three wins in the last ten games.
“It’s going to be a very difficult game, we’re going to face a great opponent,” said Real Sociedad star Martin Ødegaard before meeting the royal team – who gave it to San Sebastian for two seasons. Ødegaard also tries to be self-confident, even if the shape of his club is not good: “We can do any team damage. We have proven that we can keep up with the big ones, ”said the Norwegian.
Can the Basques in the Bernabeu keep up? If you believe in the progress of the guests, whether after regular time or extra time, Real Madrid vs. Real Sociedad recommended the tip “who gets ahead”. Here the betting odds settle at an average of 4.30 – a lucrative tip.
Probable lineup of Real Sociedad:
➤ Remiro – Zaldua, Llorente, Le Normand, Munoz – Zubeldia, Merino, Odegaard – Portu, Oyarzabal, Isak
Last Real Sociedad games:
⚽️ 02.02.2020 – CD Leganés vs. Real Sociedad 2-1 (La Liga)
⚽️ 01/29/2020 – Real Sociedad vs. CA Osasuna 3: 1 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ 01/26/2020 – Real Sociedad vs. Mallorca 3-0 (La Liga)
⚽️ 01/22/2020 – Real Sociedad vs. Espanyol Barcelona 2-0 (Copa del Rey)
⚽️ January 19, 2020 – Betis Sevilla vs. Real Sociedad 3-0 (La Liga)
Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
The last meeting between the two teams was decided by Real Madrid: In November there was a 3: 1 for Zinedine Zidane’s team at the same place in the Bernabeu.
Statistical abnormality: There have been no draws in the last ten matches, Madrid won eight of these games. Also striking: the games are rich in goals.
On average, 3.7 goals have been scored in the last ten duels. It is therefore not surprising that in the Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad game, the odds for the prediction of over 2.5 goals are relatively low. So if you want to risk something and assume that the game is high in goals, we recommend the tip on Over 3.5 – with betting odds of up to 2.70.
Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad Betting Odds and Predictions
Real Madrid is of course the clear favorite in the cup duel on Thursday. This is ensured by the impressive winning streak and the home advantage.
On the other hand, Real Sociedad is not in great shape lately. After all: Away from home, the team from San Sebastian has already won five league games. But storming Bernabeu Fortress is one of the most difficult of all.
Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad Betting odds comparison – Copa del Rey 2020
🔺 Betting Prediction: Real Madrid
🔺 Betting Odds: 1.45
🔺 Betting Prediction: Draw
🔺 Betting Odds: 4.75
🔺 Betting Prediction: Real Sociedad
🔺 Betting Odds: 7.20
Key Facts – Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad tips
🔻 Real Madrid are still undefeated at home
🔻 Real Madrid have been unbeaten for 21 games
🔻 An average of 3.7 goals have been scored in the last ten direct duels
A tip on the underdog from the Basque Country is therefore lucrative, be it in a three-way or in the “to qualify” bet. It is also appealing to allude to Real Madrid against Real Sociedad’s likelihood that the game will be a draw – after all, there was the last draw between the two in 2013, which has not happened 15 times.
But the bottom line speaks too little for the guests, Real Madrid has presented itself too strong recently, the Zidane team is too solid, especially in the domestic realms. Since the Real Madrid vs. Real Sociedad odds on victory or progress Real Madrid are not exactly lucrative, we choose Real Madrid against Real Sociedad for the prediction: Both Teams to Score – Yes.
🔺 Competition: Copa del Rey
🔺 Date: 06.02.2020
🔺 Betting Prediction: Both teams to score/ Yes
🔺 Betting Odds: 1.83
🔺 Stake: 6/10 units