Ace Football previews the La Liga game between Barcelona and Sevilla who meet up this coming Sunday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.
Barcelona will be taking on visiting team Sevilla at Spotify Camp Nou in a La Liga tie on Sunday. Barca are top of the league with 50 points after 19 matches, while their Andalusian visitors sit 13th with 21 points.
Form: Barcelona vs Sevilla
Barcelona swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 1-0 against Real Sociedad. They went on to defeat Girona 0-1 and made it three on the spin against Real Betis in a 1-2 victory. The Blaugrana won five of their last six La Liga matches at the Spotify Camp Nou, scoring 12 and conceding one along the way. They also drew once as they remained without defeat.
In their last three matches, Sevilla beat Cadiz 1-0, drew 1-1 with Osasuna and beat Elche by 3-0. In their last six La Liga away matches, the Andalusians failed to win more than once. Instead, they’ve drawn three and lost two, scoring six while also conceding eight times.
Betting facts for Barcelona and Sevilla
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Barcelona and Sevilla played across all tournaments.
- Barcelona have not lost the last 13 matches in a row
- Barcelona have won the last 4 matches in a row without conceding a goal
- Barcelona have won 14 of the last 16 matches
- Barcelona have scored in the last 13 matches in a row
- Barcelona have not lost 17 of the last 19 home matches
- Sevilla have scored in the last 16 matches in a row
- Sevilla have scored in the last 14 away matches in a row
- In 13 of the last 15 Sevilla matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Sevilla have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches
- Sevilla have won 3 of the last 4 matches without conceding a goal
Players to watch: Barcelona vs Sevilla
Marcos Acuna shows decent form right now for Sevilla, as he scored two goals in his last six games in La Liga. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Barcelona, who are strong favourites this coming Sunday. Siding with Pedri also looks like a nice prospect as he scored three goals in his last six La Liga matches.
Popular markets: Barcelona vs Sevilla
Spotify Camp Nou has been a happy hunting ground for Barcelona lately, claiming seven wins from 10 across all tournaments. They drew two and lost one of these, while Sevilla won five of their most recent 10 games away. Barcelona have not lost to Sevilla in 14 consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Barcelona scored the first goal of the match an impressive nine times in the last ten home games. Sevilla scored the opening goal in seven of the last ten away from home. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive away games Sevilla played.
Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Barcelona’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 2.5 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten outings for Sevilla, who managed to score 2.5 times in those matches. Barcelona scored at least one goal in their last 18 matches.
Betting prediction: Barcelona vs Sevilla
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Barcelona and Sevilla seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this La Liga match.