The Rangers team will challenge the Real Betis team in a 1e ronde Europa League in Ibrox Stadium Stadium, Glasgow on Thursday, September 21, 2023. For streaming coverage of Rangers vs Real Betis, preview and how to watch it, see in this article.
Rangers will host Real Betis at Ibrox Stadium on Thursday (21/9/2023) in their opening UEFA Europa League match. Both teams are in Group G along with Lyon and Brondby.
Home team Rangers returned to winning ways after two defeats on Sunday, picking up a 2-0 win at home to St. John’s. Johnstone. Danilo scored in the 19th minute with an assist from captain James Tavernier, but he was injured in the process and had to be replaced immediately. Rabbi Matondo doubled their lead in the 79th minute.
Meanwhile, visitors Real Betis have not been consistent at the start of the season and in their first match after the international break, they lost 5-0 to Barcelona in La Liga on Sunday. They have only won two of their five league matches and are in ninth place in the standings.
Rangers return to the competition after a season away, as they were relegated from UEFA Champions League qualification after they lost 7-3 on aggregate to PSV in the playoffs last month. In their last appearance in this competition in the 2021-22 edition, they finished runners-up.
Meanwhile, Betis is in the group stages of this competition for the third season in a row. In their two previous appearances, they were eliminated from the round of 16. They hope to go further this year with a quality squad.
The two teams will meet for the first time. Rangers and Betis have faced teams from Spain and Scotland respectively. Rangers have just four wins in their 26 European meetings against Spanish sides.
Rangers FC suffered 14 defeats while eight matches ended in draws. Meanwhile, Real Betis has only met the Scottish team twice, namely against Celtic in the group stages of the 2021-22 edition of the Europa League. Betis achieved a home win and lost the away game.
In tonight’s match, Michael Beale was unable to play Danilo, who had to be hospitalized due to a broken bone caused by a clash of heads with St. Louis’ Liam Gordon. Johnstone in the league game on Saturday. Apart from the striker, Beale has almost all the players ready to play.
Real Betis is still the favorite to win if you look at the performance and quality of the current players. However, both teams have actually struggled up front in their last few matches which will be an important factor in this match.
Live Stream & How To Watch
Rangers vs Real Betis match at Ibrox Stadium Stadium, Glasgow can be watched live streaming. UEFA Europa League 2023/2024 1e ronde match broadcast on CBS Sports, Univision starting 15:00 ET.
|Match||Rangers vs. Real Betis|
|Competition||2023/2024 UEFA Europa League|
|Match day||1e ronde|
|Venue||Ibrox Stadium Stadium, Glasgow|
|Date||Thursday, September 21, 2023|
|Official TV||CBS Sports, Univision|
|Streaming Link||CBS Sports, Univision|
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Interesting Statistics and Facts
|Rangers (4-5-1)||Real Betis (4-5-1)|
Rangers – Last 5 Match Results
- August 23, 2023 – Rangers [2 – 2] PSV Eindhoven (UEFA Champions League)
- August 26, 2023 – Ross County [0 – 2] Rangers (League)
- August 31, 2023 – PSV Eindhoven [5 – 1] Rangers (UEFA Champions League)
- September 03, 2023 – Rangers [0 – 1] Celtic (League)
- September 16, 2023 – Johnstone [0 – 2] Rangers (League)
Real Betis – Last 5 Match Results
- August 14, 2023 – Villarreal [1 – 2] Betis (La Liga)
- August 21, 2023 – Betis [0 – 0] Atletico Madrid (La Liga)
- August 28, 2023 – Athletic Bilbao [4 – 2] Betis (La Liga)
- September 03, 2023 – Betis [1 – 0] Rayo Vallecano (La Liga)
- September 17, 2023 – Barcelona [5 – 0] Betis (La Liga)