Ace Football previews the Champions League round 1 match between Sevilla and Man City and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Sevilla go up against Man City at Estadio R. Sanchez Pizjuan on Tuesday in the Champions League round 1 clash. The way we look at it, both Sevilla and Man City will aim to do their best to prove to their fans that they are the better team on the pitch. We are bound to see an exciting game this coming Tuesday.
Current table in the Champions League
In the opening round of the Champions League, Sevilla and Man City will battle for their first points this campaign. Since Man City emerge as favorites, they are expected to only be satisfied with all three points from this match. However, Sevilla will surely not make it easy for them and might as well want to grab a point in their first game of the season. The opening round of the Champions League will bring us several matches to be excited about and we believe that this clash is one of them.
Sevilla vs Man City – Fixture History
Sevilla low on confidence
Sevilla will enter the match hoping to see the back of some rather disappointing results in recent matches. In their previous three outings, Sevilla drew 1-1 with Real Valladolid, before losing 2-1 against Almeria and 0-3 against Barcelona.
Man City arrive on a high
Man City will be out to extend their fine run of results lately. In their three most recent outings, Man City won 4-2 and 6-0 against Crystal Palace and Nottingham F., before drawing 1-1 against Aston Villa.
Latest games between Sevilla and Man City
The last meeting between the two dates back to 3 November 2015 when the Citizens won 3-1 at Estadio R. Sanchez Pizjuan
Betting stats and facts for Sevilla and Man City
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Sevilla and Man City. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- Sevilla have not lost 20 of the last 22 home matches
- Sevilla have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
- Sevilla have scored in 8 of the last 10 home matches
- Sevilla have conceded in 8 of the last 10 matches
- Sevilla have lost 5 of the last 7 matches
- Manchester City have scored in the last 20 matches in a row
- Manchester City have scored in 29 of the last 31 away matches
- Manchester City have not lost 21 of the last 23 away matches
- Manchester City have not lost 17 of the last 19 matches
- In 7 of the last 9 away matches Manchester City played, both teams scored
Rafa Mir has been hitting the target on a regular basis in recent matches. Sevilla will no doubt look to him for more goals in their next match against Man City. The visitors are surely hoping Erling Haaland adds another to his current total.
Sevilla vs Man City Match predictions
To sum up, the upcoming Champions League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.