Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Champions League round 5 game between Sevilla and PSV Eindhoven and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
Round 5 of the Champions League serves up an encounter between Sevilla and PSV Eindhoven taking place at Estadio R. Sanchez Pizjuan on Wednesday.
Sevilla find themselves as number 4 in the Group B table with two points from their initial four matches this campaign. As number 2, three points above them, PSV Eindhoven have played four rounds this season.
Form: Sevilla vs PSV Eindhoven
A draw is the best Sevilla can show from their last three games, where they came up short in a 2-0 defeat against Arsenal. A 1-1 draw with Real Betis followed before they were defeated 2-1 by Real Sociedad. Sevilla only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Champions League matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew one and lost three, as they scored eight and conceded 11 goals.
PSV Eindhoven Form
PSV Eindhoven look fabulous with three wins on the trot, starting off against Lens, who were defeated by 1-0. Then, PEC Zwolle got outclassed in a 4-0 win, before beating Twente by 0-3. PSV Eindhoven only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Champions League. In these six matches, they drew four and lost one as well as being outscored by 11 goals to nine.
Betting facts for Sevilla and PSV Eindhoven
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Sevilla and PSV Eindhoven. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Sevilla have scored in 27 of the last 29 home matches
- In 12 of the last 14 home matches Sevilla played, both teams scored
- Sevilla have conceded in 14 of the last 16 home matches
- Sevilla have not won 10 of the last 12 matches
- In 6 of the last 8 matches Sevilla played, both teams scored
- PSV Eindhoven have not lost 40 of the last 42 matches
- PSV Eindhoven have scored in 45 of the last 47 matches
- PSV Eindhoven have not lost 20 of the last 21 away matches
- In 15 of the last 17 PSV Eindhoven matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- PSV Eindhoven have scored in 20 of the last 21 away matches
In-form players: Sevilla vs PSV Eindhoven
Nemanja Gudelj managed to hit the target twice recently for Sevilla, while Luuk de Jong has added four strikes in the Champions League for PSV Eindhoven in his last six outings.
Popular betting markets: Sevilla vs PSV Eindhoven
Sevilla claimed all three points two times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing five along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. PSV Eindhoven won seven of their last 10 games away, drawing two and losing one in this series of matches. In their previous five outings away from home, PSV Eindhoven remained undefeated.
Both teams to score
Surprisingly, Sevilla only scored the first goal of the match in two out of their last ten games. PSV Eindhoven scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Both teams have scored in the last six home games Sevilla played. PSV Eindhoven were able to win five of their past 10 matches without conceding a goal. Perhaps a number worth keeping in mind for an accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Sevilla scored an average of 1.4 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened six times. In the previous ten matches for PSV Eindhoven, betting on over 2.5 goals turned out to be a winning bet in seven of them. On average, PSV Eindhoven scored 2.9 times goals per game.
Betting suggestion: Sevilla vs PSV Eindhoven
To summarize, the upcoming Champions League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Sevilla vs PSV Eindhoven mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.