Sevilla vs Barcelona - 23/01/2019 Preview

Sevilla vs Barcelona at Ramón Sánchez Pizjuánat Stadium at Copa del Rey – quarter-final First Leg. Sevilla against Barcelona is the match with big interest after their previous matches at LaLiga. Review our thoughts on this match here below.

 

Sevilla

Sevilla is a great team this year, showing good results during the LaLiga, Copa Del Rey and Europa League. Sevilla got very serious opponent Lazio from Italy, so they should prepare perfectly against this match. At LaLiga Los Hispalenses stands on the fourth position and have only a few points against the teams that stand behind them. At Copa Del Rey Sevilla won in final result against Ath. Bilbao that coming to their best football. Sevillistas playing beautiful football this year, they have experienced players like P. Sarabia, W. Ben Yadder, A. Silva and E. Benega who can make a result and control the ball in the center of the field.

 

Barcelona

Barcelona is a great team with big chances to take a Title of LaLiga, fight at Champions League and become champions of Copa Del Rey in fifth time. They are showing great results, especially L. Messi, L. Suarez and young O. Dembele playing their best football. They are likely to finish scoring chances, furthermore shooting from direct free kicks and creating chances through individual skills. L. Messi has made double already this season with scored 18 goals and made 10 assists. However, the team has vague plans for the midfielder Malcom  who could leave the club even this transfer window. Of course, Barcelona is one of the favorites to take all titles this season as they are playing their best football right now.

 

H2H

The teams have met lots of times before. Sevilla and Barcelona have seen over 2.5 goals scored in their last 8 matches between them in all competitions. Barcelona scored at least 2 goals in 9 last competitions against Sevilla in all competitions, although Catalonians have won 8 of their last 9 matches against Sevillians.