Following three months of no action, all of Europe’s major league aside from the French Ligue 1 will be in play this weekend.
While the German Bundesliga resumed last month, this weekend will be the first time there’ll be play across Europe’s four major leagues since the season was suspended due to the coronavirus.
The Spanish La Liga returned last weekend, while the Premier League made its return during the week. And with the Serie A set to kick-off on Saturday, it’ll be a total feast of football activities this weekend.
As football fully returns, it also provides fans with the chance to earn some cash by placing bets on games. The pandemic has hit the finances of almost everybody, including football fans.
So with football back, it provides fans with the opportunity to stake on games, thereby earning extra cash. And in its usual tradition, Soccernet.ng will be providing betting tips for some selected games every weekend.
So here are the betting picks for this weekend.
By the time this game kicks-off, Madrid could be five points behind in the race for La Liga title.
Since the Spanish top division resumed, Madrid have clawed Barca’s lead from five points to two, and they may need to do that again on Sunday should Barcelona beat Sevilla on Friday night.
They travel to Anoeta Stadium to take on Real Sociedad that have struggled in the first two matches.
The Whites and Blues were in the Champions League spot when La Liga returned, but they are now sixth following a home draw to Osasuna and a defeat at Deportivo Alaves.
Real Madrid have scored at least two goals in 19 of their last 23 matches against Real Sociedad in all competitions.
Real Sociedad have seen over 2.5 goals in 15 of their last 17 matches against Real Madrid in all competitions.
Real Madrid are undefeated in 17 of their last 19 matches (LaLiga).
Real Sociedad are undefeated in their last five home matches (LaLiga).
Betting Tips: There’s a lot at stake for both teams, which is why it’s difficult to pick a winner in this clash.
However, both teams will have a go at each other, and that should guarantee goals. (BTS or Over 2.5)