Ace Football previews the La Liga round 7 match between Sevilla and Almeria and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
The spotlight is on both Sevilla and Almeria, as the rivals go looking to boost their points tally. They face each other this coming Tuesday in the La Liga at Estadio R. Sanchez Pizjuan.
Sevilla are number 16 in the table on four points after five matches. Almeria rank as number 20 with two points after six matches played.
Form: Sevilla vs Almeria
Aming to remain unbeaten, Sevilla managed to beat Las Palmas 1-0, before drawing 1-1 with Lens. Most recently, they had to settle for a 0-0 draw with Osasuna. Sevilla claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the La Liga. They also drew one and lost three, scored seven goals and conceded eight.
In their previous three games, Almeria lost 2-3 and 2-1 against Celta Vigo and Villarreal, respectively, before drawing 2-2 with Valencia. Almeria came through their last six away games in the La Liga without a single win. Of those six matches, they drew two and lost four in which, they were outscored by 14 goals to eight.
Betting stats and facts for Sevilla and Almeria
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Sevilla and Almeria. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.
- Sevilla have scored in the last 17 matches in a row
- Sevilla have scored in 22 of the last 24 home matches
- In 10 of the last 12 matches Sevilla played, both teams scored
- In 7 of the last 9 home matches Sevilla played, both teams scored
- Sevilla have lost 4 of the last 5 matches and both teams scored at the same time
- Almeria have not won 26 of the last 27 away matches
- Almeria have conceded in 28 of the last 29 away matches
- In 10 of the last 12 away matches Almeria played, both teams scored
- Almeria have not won 11 of the last 13 matches
- In the last 4 matches in a row Almeria played, both teams scored
Players in form: Sevilla vs Almeria
Looking at the market for a goalscorer, it seems a good idea to side with Erik Lamela, who is performing well for Sevilla. He found the back of the net twice in his most recent La Liga outings. He’ll be out to add more goals against Almeria.The visitors will be looking to Sergio Arribas to find the net once again, after managing four La Liga goals for Almeria in recent matches.
Betting markets: Sevilla vs Almeria
Sevilla won three of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing four and losing three as well. Almeria won one from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew four and lost five in this run. Almeria conceded a goal in their previous 7 matches in a row. Sevilla have beaten Almeria in 3 consecutive home league meetings
Both teams to score
Sevilla scored the first goal of the match in four games from a possible ten. Interestingly, Almeria scored the opening goal of the match in just three of their last ten games. Both teams have scored in last 5 consecutive Almeria games. Sevilla managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments. Almeria have scored in 3 consecutive league meetings with Sevilla.
In the past ten matches for Sevilla across all competitions, over 2.5 goals happened in three times of them with an average of 1.1 goals goals scored by themselves. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Almeria, who managed to score 0.9 times in those matches. Almeria conceded a goal in their last 7 matches.
Betting suggestion: Sevilla vs Almeria
To sum up, the upcoming match between Sevilla and Almeria seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this La Liga game.