Valencia vs Real Sociedad Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in Spanish La Liga on Saturday, 25 February 2023.
Sociedad are currently in the running to secure a top-three finish. They are hoping to make good use of the derby between the second-placed Real Madrid, and the fourth-placed Atleti this game week.
And it helps their cause that they are pitted against possibly the worst team in the competition. Valencia are placed 19th in a table of 20, and are the only team in the league to have a 100% losing record in the past five fixtures.
Valencia vs Real Sociedad Head-to-head stats
Sociedad are unbeaten against this opponent for the past three years, and conceded just a single goal in the last two years.
And at this venue the guests are on an unbeaten run for the past five years.
Who will win the match between Valencia vs Real Sociedad?
Sociedad are placed third in the table, and are a strong contender for a podium finish. They last lost a league game on the road back in October.
On the other hand, Valencia are placed 19th in a table of 20, and lost their last five La Liga games in a row. In fact, it has been more than four months since they managed to win a league fixture.
Surely count on Sociedad to have the edge this Saturday at the Mestalla.
How many goals can be expected?
Valencia are on a six-game losing streak in all competitions, and let in two or more goals in four of their past seven fixtures. They also let in two or more goals in all but one of their appearances at home in 2023 so far, and their latest clean sheet at this venue came four months back.
Likely, goals are expected in plenty this weekend.
Will Both Teams Score in the match?
Sociedad conceded just a single goal in the last two years in h2h encounters, and they also kept clean sheets in five of their past seven road trips this season.
The struggling Valencia might find it hard to slot in a goal past their in-form counterparts.
Valencia vs Real Sociedad Prediction
Valencia are on a six-game losing streak, and stayed winless in 15 of their past 18 overall fixtures. They are also placed 19th in a table of 20 in the league, and are on a course to get relegated. They also won just once at home since mid-September.
On the other hand, Sociedad are placed third in the table, and have been the best team in the competition barring the two titans – Barcelona, and Real Madrid. They also have a dominant h2h record in recent years against this opponent.
Likely, a win for Real Sociedad would be a good pick at 2.50 odd.
On that same note, they are expected to slot in at least two goals against the struggling Valencia. After all, the hosts of the day are considered to be one of the absolute worst teams in the competition. The odds for the same are placed at 2.50.
Valencia vs Real Sociedad Betting Tips
Real Sociedad to Win @ 2.50
Over 1.5 Team Goals by Real Sociedad @ 2.50.