Sevilla will face Valencia at Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán in the 29th Round of Spanish LaLiga. Sevilla against Valencia is always the match with big interest especially during this season and LaLiga positions. Review our thoughts on this match here below.
Sevilla this season is playing very unpredictably since they are able to win against strongest and lose to weakest teams. By collected points at home games, they are at 4th in LaLiga. Sevilla won 8 and lost only 2 matches in 13 home games. Unfortunately, they lost the 2nd leg of Europa League in 1/8 finals against Slavia Prague. Euro cups for them have always been a priority because this is a direct ticket to the Champions League, unfortunately, this time they are not able to repeat the achievements of previous years. However, they still have chances to fight for 4th position in LaLiga since Getafe and Alaves are standing in higher position, but have weaker teams. Sevilla needs to show their best football and erase 3 points difference between them.
W. Ben Yedder with 16 goals and 6 assists is among best strikers in the league. Moreover, P. Sarabia can make double in next match, if he will score and make an assist. For now, this talented and skillful Spanish midfielder has 9 goals and 9 assists. In the last 4 home games, Sevilla has been seen with more than 2.5 goals in total and with at least 2 scored goals by them.
Unfortunately, Sevilla will play without two main squad’s goalkeepers, Tomas Vaclik due to an injury and Juan Soriano due to red card suspension. Moreover, Sergio Escudero, Pablo Sarabia, and Nolito will miss the important match against Valencia due to injuries. Los Rojiblancos This year is looking very strong at counter attacks, finishing the scoring chances and creating scoring chances. However, they facing troubles at avoiding offside, defending against attacks down the wings and through ball attacks.
Since the seasons break Valencia looks extremely confident. They are undefeated in last 10 matches in LaLiga. Moreover, they won against Krasnodar in 1/8 Finals of the Europa League and will face Villareal in the quarter-final. The Bats have 3 points difference with next opponents and that’s perfect chance to fix it. Biggest trouble of team is extremely much draws this season. They lost many points due to draws and now need to collect wins and 3 points in every match to be at least in the top 6. In addition, they will play against Barcelona in Final of Copa del Rey. In total we can see, that team feels great during this season and have big plans for last rounds and different competiti0ns.
There is no superb striker in the team, however, midfielders making a great job and scoring goals very often. In 28 games Valencia won only 8, although, lost only 4 matches.
Valencia also will play with reserve goalkeeper since Neto has an injury and will miss the match. Moreover, the main defender Ezequiel Garay will miss the important match due to an injury. This season, Valencia is strong at counter attacks, attacking set pieces and creating scoring chances. However, the team is struggling at finishing scoring chances, defending against long shots and against skillful players.
In last 5 matches, Valencia won 2, Sevilla 1, and 2 times have drawn the matches. Matches between these teams are almost every time very interesting to watch since they are fighting till the end. This season they played in 15th round where Valencia made a comeback at additional time and finished the match with 1:1 result. The game was almost equal, as both teams had chances to succeed but failed.