On top of that, the 1-0 sent them to the lead by three points after the Merengues lost vs Villarreal a day before. Xavi is still looking for his first title as a coach in the club and will have an excellent reinforcement since Robert Lewandowski will be ready to go. Although Real Betis have been a tough rival for most teams.
They also get to this clash after celebrating during the weekend given they beat Rayo Vallecano 2-1. This was very important for them since it finished a three-game streak without a win. It was meaningful too because now they are back in the top 4 that would mean being in the next Champions League. Real Betis vs Barcelona: Kick-Off Time Barcelona will take on Real Betis in the semifinals of the 2022-2023 Spanish Super Cup this Thursday, January 12.