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Sevilla arrive at Estadio Santiago Bernabéu on Sunday for the La Liga meeting with home side Real Madrid.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Real Madrid v Sevilla can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Real Madrid will be looking to improve on their last outing here after a 2-0 Champions League defeat in their last game at the hands of Chelsea.
In that game, Real Madrid had 68% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 5 on target. On the other side, Chelsea got 15 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Timo Werner (28') and Mason Mount (85') scored for Chelsea.
Fewer than three goals per game were scored during 5 of the last 6 meetings where Real Madrid have been involved. Breaking down the goal distribution from that period, opposition teams scored an aggregate of 3 and Los Blancos managed the sum of 6.
Analysis of their past results shows that Real Madrid:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Sevilla in their last 4 matches.
- are unbeaten in their previous 8 home league matches. They have been so resilient here.
After a losing effort in their last game against Athletic Bilbao in La Liga competition, Sevilla and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that match, Sevilla managed 73% possession and 18 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. For their opponents, Athletic Bilbao had 8 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Iñaki Williams (90') scored for Athletic Bilbao.
During their six latest matches, Julen Lopetegui's Sevilla have turned their attacks into goals 10 times - earning them the goals scored per game average of 1.67.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Sevilla:
- are winless against Real Madrid in games played away from home for the previous 11 matches in the league. Not an away record to be proud of.
- are unbeaten in their previous 4 away league matches.
Head to head
Looking over their past head to head clashes going back to 09/05/2018 shows us that Real Madrid have won 4 of these and Sevilla 2, with the number of draws being 0.
A sum of 15 goals were scored between them in this period, with 8 for Los Blancos and 7 netted by Sevillistas. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The previous league contest featuring the two was La Liga match day 12 on 05/12/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Sevilla 0-1 Real Madrid.
On that day, Sevilla managed 63% possession and 12 shots on goal with 2 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Yassine Bounou (55' Own goal).
On the other side, Real Madrid got 10 shots on goal with 3 on target.
The match was refereed by José María Sánchez Martínez.
Team News: Real Madrid
Ferland Mendy (Knock), Raphaël Varane (Leg Injury), Sergio Ramos (tendon irritation), Daniel Carvajal (Muscle Injury) and Lucas Vázquez (Ruptured cruciate ligament) will not be taking part for Real Madrid gaffer Zinedine Zidane.
Team News: Sevilla
Thanks to a fully healthy squad available to select from, Sevilla boss Julen Lopetegui doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match.
We feel that Sevilla have it in them to breach the defence of this Real Madrid side, although that is unlikely to be as many as the goals that they could concede.
Our selection here is for a narrow 2-1 winning margin for Real Madrid at the end of the match. Looking forward to this.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Santiago Bernabéu (81,044)
Captain: Sergio Ramos
Chairman: Florentino Pérez
Manager: Zinedine Zidane
Competitions: La Liga position 2, Champions League (Semi-Finals)
⭐ Key Man: Marco Asensio
Usually playing in the Left Wing position, Marco Asensio was born in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. After having made a senior debut playing for Mallorca in the 2013 - 2014 season, the talented Forward has netted 4 league goals in this LaLiga 2020 - 2021 season so far in a total of 31 appearances.