Ace Football previews the La Liga clash between Levante and Barcelona and offers team stats, fixture history, betting tips and the latest odds.
Position in the La Liga table: Levante vs Barcelona
Looking at the current La Liga standings, the two sides are currently 35 points and 17 places apart. Barcelona will without a doubt attempt to grab all three points from Levante on Sunday to move further up the league table. Despite being the outsider in this clash, Levante will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between Levante and Barcelona.
Latest form and fixture history of Levante against Barcelona
Levante keep target in sight
Levante have seen it all in their last 3 matches, which brought home 4 points. An encounter with Espanyol brought a 1-1 draw, which was followed by a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Osasuna. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail, as they beat Villarreal by 2-0.
Barcelona can build on recent win
Barcelona look well suited to take on any opponent at the moment, as their last 3 matches saw them gaining 7 points. They ran out 0-4 and 1-0 winners against Real Madrid and Sevilla, respectively. Their winning streak came to an end against Eintracht, who claimed a point in a 1-1 draw.
Fixture history: Levante vs Barcelona
The last time the pair played each other, Barcelona came away as 3-0 winners in a La Liga, back in September 2021. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on Barcelona will get you odds 1.45, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 69% chance of victory. You can get a price of 6.00, should you wish to add Levante to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Highlights from the last game between Levante and Barcelona:
Betting stats and facts for Levante and Barcelona
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Levante and Barcelona. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Levante have not won 13 of the last 15 home matches
- Barcelona have not lost the last 12 matches in a row
- Barcelona have scored in the last 13 away matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 10 away matches Barcelona played, both teams scored
- Barcelona have won 7 of the last 8 matches
- Barcelona have conceded in 8 of the last 10 away matches
- Levante have conceded in the last 27 matches in a row versus Barcelona
- Levante have not won 25 of the last 27 matches versus Barcelona
- In the last 4 Levante home matches versus Barcelona the sum of goals was over 3.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Levante home matches versus Barcelona the sum of goals was over 2.5
Players to watch in Levante vs Barcelona
It is difficult to look past Jose Luis Morales, when on the search for a marksman. He seems to be on a strong run as he hit the target 3 times in his last 6 games for Levante. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has managed to score 4 times in the last half dozen matches for Barcelona. It is probably safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.
Best betting tips: Levante vs Barcelona
To sum up, the upcoming La Liga clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.