Sevilla vs Espanyol Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Another interesting clash awaits the fans of the Spanish La Liga, as Sevilla will host Espanyol at the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán Stadium, this Sunday. This is a game of the 12th round of the Spanish La Liga between two teams from the top-three group.
Sevilla are placed third in the league with twenty points from six wins, two draws, and three losses. In the week behind us, they faced Real Sociedad in a game that ended by the result of 0-0. Both sides played a defensive-oriented style of football and as a result, we haven’t seen many scoring chances and have seen even fewer goals. Both coaches made the attacking subs in the second half, but none of them managed to change the momentum and secure a win.
Espanyol hold the second spot in the league standings with twenty-one points and a positive goal difference of +7. So far in the season, they have gotten six wins, three draws, and two losses. In the previous round, they faced Athletic Bilbao and triumphed by the minimal result. Both squads played a defensive-oriented style of football and as a result, we haven’t seen many chances. One of the few chances came in the fortieth minute of the match. Iglesias of Espanyol managed to convert that chance into a goal and with it set the final result, and secure three points for his team.
The two clubs have a long mutual history, and in the recent past, the point distribution has been equal. Out of the previous five matches between them, Sevilla have won twice, same as Espanyol, and the remaining outing ended as a draw. At home, against Espanyol, Sevilla are on a ten-game unbeaten streak with eight wins and two draws. The last time that they lost a game there was way back in 2011. Read our betting preview and take your chance to win some cash on Sunday.
Sevilla don't have many missing players for the match on Sunday. Simon Kjaer is injured and he will not play against Espanyol. André Silva, Gabriel Mercado and Wissam Ben Yedder are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Espanyol also do not have lots of missing players for this clash. Hernán Pérez and Naldo are injured and they can't help their team against Sevilla. All other players are available to play and all of them will do their best to pick up some points.
Possible starting lineups
Sevilla: Vaclik; Gomez, Amadou, Carrico; Arana, Vazquez, Banega, Navas; Promes, Sarabia; Muriel
Espanyol: Lopez; Lopez, Hermoso, Lopez, Vila; Darder, Roca, Granero; Piatti, Iglesias, Garcia
Sevilla vs Espanyol Prediction
Very good football game expect us in La Liga on Sunday when Sevilla welcomes Espanyol. Both teams play very well and this game is going to be an interesting one with lots of excitements and thrills. Sevilla have won their last 3 home matches and have scored at least two goals in these three games. They play very well, especially when play in front of their fans, and for sure Sevilla are closer to win the match. Sevilla are undefeated in their last 10 home matches against Espanyol in all competitions. On the other side Espanyol play solid football this season and they are in a good run. Espanyol are undefeated in the last six La Liga matches.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Sevilla vs Espanyol Prediction: Sevilla to win. We expect from both sides to score, but expect from Sevilla to score at least one goal more. So, our second betting pick for the match is Sevilla to win and Both to score. Maybe correct score will be 3-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.