Real Betis

Real Betis

3rd in Spanish LaLiga

Borja Igelsias' brace leads Real Betis to the 2-1 win over Girona Borja Igelsias' brace leads Real Betis to the 2-1 win over Girona

Borja Iglesias gets a penalty in the first half and a breakaway goal in the second, leading Real Betis to the 2-1 win over Girona.

Rodrigo Sánchez goal 61st minute Real Betis 1-0 Villarreal Rodrigo Sánchez goal 61st minute Real Betis 1-0 Villarreal

Rodrigo Sánchez goal 61st minute Real Betis 1-0 Villarreal

Borja Iglesias talks to ESPN about Real Betis' hot start, mental health and respect for Karim Benzema Borja Iglesias talks to ESPN about Real Betis' hot start, mental health and respect for Karim Benzema

The player known as 'Panda' tells ESPN about Betis' strong start to the LaLiga season and the importance of mental health for him and his teammates.

Vinicius Jr. propels Real Madrid to stay perfect in LaLiga. How long can this go? Vinicius Jr. propels Real Madrid to stay perfect in LaLiga. How long can this go?

Goals from Vinicius Jr. and Rodrygo ensured Real Madrid remain perfect this season. How long can they keep the good vibes flowing at the Bernabeu?

Real Madrid continue winning start with victory over Real Betis Real Madrid continue winning start with victory over Real Betis

Real Madrid continued their winning streak in LaLiga with a 2-1 victory over Real Betis on Saturday.

Real Betis are soaring in LaLiga thanks to Manuel Pellegrini and his team of transformed talents Real Betis are soaring in LaLiga thanks to Manuel Pellegrini and his team of transformed talents

Real Betis are joint-top of LaLiga, and it's no fluke, owing a lot to the mercurial Manuel Pellegrini. Don't bet against them vs. Real Madrid.

Borja Iglesias scores a rocket for Real Betis Borja Iglesias scores a rocket for Real Betis

Borja Iglesias gives Real Betis the lead.

Borja Iglesias converts 2 penalties to lift Betis to victory Borja Iglesias converts 2 penalties to lift Betis to victory

Real Betis makes it two wins in two games thanks to Borja Iglesias' precision from the penalty spot against Cadiz.

He did what?! LaLiga's opening weekend delighted with goals, debuts and surprises He did what?! LaLiga's opening weekend delighted with goals, debuts and surprises

LaLiga's first weekend of the 2022-23 season had plenty of reasons for gasps and cheers. Sid Lowe in Spain recounts them in all their glory.

Fekir's solo run leads to the opening goal for Betis Fekir's solo run leads to the opening goal for Betis

Nabil Fekir takes the ball himself and lays off a beautiful pass for Real Betis' opening goal.

LaLiga 2022-23 preview: Will Barcelona topple Real Madrid? What to watch for ahead of new season LaLiga 2022-23 preview: Will Barcelona topple Real Madrid? What to watch for ahead of new season

LaLiga is back! Before the action gets underway, though, let's look at some of the biggest storylines worth following as the 2022-23 season begins.

LaLiga team-by-team preview: How Spain's top sides stack up to Real Madrid, Barcelona LaLiga team-by-team preview: How Spain's top sides stack up to Real Madrid, Barcelona

ESPN is your home for all LaLiga matches, replays and highlights. We preview all 20 squads in Spain's top flight and what to look for this season.

LaLiga schedule 2022-23: How Madrid, Barca, Atletico & Co. will navigate the new season's fixture list LaLiga schedule 2022-23: How Madrid, Barca, Atletico & Co. will navigate the new season's fixture list

The 2022-23 LaLiga schedule was released on Thursday, and we've circled the dates on the calendar that will help determine Spain's next champions.

Real Madrid warm up for Champions League final with goalless draw against Real Betis Real Madrid warm up for Champions League final with goalless draw against Real Betis

Real Madrid completed their triumphant LaLiga season and warmed up for next week's Champions League final with a goalless draw against Real Betis.

Juanmi double powers Real Betis past Granada Juanmi double powers Real Betis past Granada

Real Betis falls short of Champions League qualification despite a win over Granada.

Willian José left-foots a goal through the goalkeeper's legs Willian José left-foots a goal through the goalkeeper's legs

Willian José left-foots a goal through the goalkeeper's legs

Jordi Alba's fizzing stoppage-time volley secures win for Barca Jordi Alba's fizzing stoppage-time volley secures win for Barca

Jordi Alba's powerful strike finds the back of the net late in stoppage time to seal a 2-1 win for Barcelona over Real Betis.

Barcelona secure Champions League qualification thanks to late Jordi Alba winner Barcelona secure Champions League qualification thanks to late Jordi Alba winner

A stunning late goal from Jordi Alba gave Barcelona a 2-1 victory at Real Betis to secure qualification for the Champions League next season.

Deportivo release player over Copa del Rey trip to watch boyhood club Real Betis in final Deportivo release player over Copa del Rey trip to watch boyhood club Real Betis in final

A Deportivo La Coruna player has had his contract rescinded after skipping a game to watch the Copa del Rey final featuring his boyhood team, Betis.

Joaquin leading Real Betis to Copa del Rey glory was the perfect end to his career ... except it's not the end Joaquin leading Real Betis to Copa del Rey glory was the perfect end to his career ... except it's not the end

Winning the Copa del Rey for Real Betis felt like a fitting end to Joaquin's career, unless the 40-year-old carries on for one more year ...

Real Betis hold nerve to beat Valencia on penalties in Copa del Rey final Real Betis hold nerve to beat Valencia on penalties in Copa del Rey final

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American Yunus Musah misses crucial penalty as Valencia loses Copa del Rey final American Yunus Musah misses crucial penalty as Valencia loses Copa del Rey final

Valencia's Yunus Musah misses a crucial penalty as Real Betis goes a perfect 5-for-5 to win the Copa del Rey title.

Copa del Rey: Betis's Pellegrini, Valencia's Bordalas reach first Cup final via very different paths, styles Copa del Rey: Betis's Pellegrini, Valencia's Bordalas reach first Cup final via very different paths, styles

Despite 63 years of combined experience, neither Real Betis's Manuel Pellegrini nor Valencia's Jose Bordalas has ever coached a Copa del Rey final.

Jose Antonio breaks the deadlock for Elche Jose Antonio breaks the deadlock for Elche

Jose Antonio's volley finds the back of the net to give Elche a late 1-0 lead.

Borja Iglesias converts on the penalty to put Real Betis ahead late Borja Iglesias converts on the penalty to put Real Betis ahead late

Borja Iglesias converts on the penalty to put Real Betis ahead late

LaLiga Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Real Madrid 6 +11 18
2 Barcelona 6 +17 16
3 Real Betis 6 +6 15
4 Athletic Club 6 +8 13
5 Osasuna 6 +2 12
6 Villarreal 6 +8 11
7 Atletico Madri.. 6 +4 10
8 Real Sociedad 6 -1 10
9 Valencia 6 +5 9
10 Mallorca 6 -1 8
11 Girona 6 0 7
12 Rayo Vallecano 6 -1 7
13 Celta Vigo 6 -5 7
14 Getafe 6 -6 7
15 Sevilla 6 -4 5
16 Almería 6 -3 4
17 Espanyol 6 -5 4
18 Real Valladoli.. 6 -8 4
19 Cádiz 6 -13 3
20 Elche 6 -14 1
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
9 Borja Iglesias 6 6 1
7 Juanmi 2 4 0
28 Rodrigo Sánche.. 1 5 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
15 Álex Moreno 1 6 0
9 Borja Iglesias 1 6 6
11 Luiz Henrique 1 4 0