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Sevilla play host to visiting team Atlético Madrid at Estadio Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán in this La Liga match on Sunday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Sevilla v Atlético Madrid can be found here - plus the latest match odds.
Sevilla prepare for this match after a 1-1 La Liga drawn result against Real Valladolid.
In that game, Sevilla had 69% possession and 12 shots on goal with 4 on target. The only player to score for Sevilla was Yassine Bounou (94'). For their opponents, Real Valladolid got 3 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Fabián Orellana (44') was the scorer for Real Valladolid.
Julen Lopetegui's Sevilla have netted 7 times in their last 6 outings. At the other end, the tally of goals that they have conceded in that same time stands at 8.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Sevilla:
- have not beaten Atlético Madrid in their previous 8 league games.
- are undefeated in their last 2 league matches at home.
Atlético Madrid will go into this meeting following on from a 1-0 La Liga win to defeat Alaves in their last outing.
In that game, Atlético Madrid managed 61% possession and 8 shots on goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Atlético Madrid was Luis Suárez (54'). On the other side, Alaves got 9 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
Over the course of 5 of the previous 6 clashes featuring Atlético Madrid, a notably low volume of goals have been scored between them and opposing sides. The overall average number of goals per game within that period comes out as a meagre 1.67, with the number of goals averaged by Atleti equalling 1.
Leading up to this clash, Atlético Madrid:
- are winless against Sevilla in games played away from home for the previous 2 league matches.
- haven't been defeated by Sevilla when they've played them away from home in the last 3 league games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 8 away league matches. What an impressive run of results.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 25/02/2018 tells us that Sevilla have won 0 of these games & Atlético Madrid 2, with the number of draws standing at 4.
In all, 19 goals were produced between them in these games, with 7 for Sevillistas and 12 coming from Atleti. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.17.
The previous league meeting between the two was La Liga match day 1 on 12/01/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Atlético Madrid 2-0 Sevilla.
On that day, Atlético Madrid had 33% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 4 on target. The scorers were Ángel Correa (17') and Saúl Ñíguez (76').
At the other end, Sevilla got 12 attempts at goal with 2 on target.
The match was refereed by Javier Estrada Fernández.
Team News: Sevilla
Sevilla manager Julen Lopetegui will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash thanks to a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Atlético Madrid
Due to a completely injury-free group available to select from, Atlético Madrid manager Diego Simeone has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Atlético Madrid and Sevilla could both end up scoring in what appears to be a good match-up, with little separating these two teams.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks to be quite a realistic result. That is why we are leaning toward a score draw after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Ramón Sánchez-Pizjuán (43,883)
Captain: Jesús Navas
Chairman: José Castro Carmona
Manager: Julen Lopetegui
Competitions: La Liga position 4, UEFA Super Cup (Final)
🔑 Star Player: Luuk de Jong
Mostly played in the Striker position, Luuk de Jong was born in Aigle, Switzerland. Having made his senior debut playing for De Graafschap in the 2008 - 2009 season, the goalscoring Forward has netted 4 league goals in the LaLiga 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 25 appearances.