The Spanish La Liga will resume in 2019 with a top 3 clash on the horizon. Sevilla will host Atletico Madrid on Sunday in a game of round 18. Both sides are undefeated in their last five games and the weekend clash promises to be an interesting and tense viewing for the fans. The homeside boost the second best attack in La Liga with 30 goals scored, while Atletico have the meanest defence, with 12 goals conceded.
Sevilla vs Atletico Madrid Head to Head
as of: 04.01.2019
|Last H2H game||Last 20 H2H|
|Last 5 H2H|
|Sevilla||Loss||4 W/ 7 D/ 9 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
|Atletico Madrid||Win||9 W/ 7 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Worth mentioning: Atletico are on a run of 3 wins against Sevilla in La Liga, but the Sunday hosts won both cup meetings last season. Four of the last five clashes saw both sides scoring and over 2,5 goals, with the two most recent games producing 11 goals (both played in Sevilla).
Last game between the teams: 25.02.2018 Sevilla – Atletico Madrid 2:5; Pablo Sarabia 85’, Nolito 89’; Diego Costa 29’, Antoine Griezmann 42’, 51’, 81’, Koke 65’
Last game at this venue: 25.02.2018 Sevilla – Atletico Madrid 2:5; Pablo Sarabia 85’, Nolito 89’; Diego Costa 29’, Antoine Griezmann 42’, 51’, 81’, Koke 65’
Sevilla vs Atletico Madrid Stats
as of: 04.01.2019
|Last game||Last 10|
|Sevilla||Loss||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L||5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Atletico Madrid||Loss||7 W/ 3 D/ 0 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L|
Worth mentioning: Sevilla are on 10 game winning streak at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. On top of that, they have gone four straight games at home without conceding. Seven of Atletico’s eight games away from home in La Liga have produced under 2,5 goals and “Los Colchoneros” have managed to win just two of them, while drawing five.
Last game Sevilla: 23.12.2018 Leganes – Sevilla 1-1 Mikel Vesga 5’; Wissam Ben Yedder 90’; Franco Vazquez was dismissed with a red card in the 45’.
Last game Atletico Madrid: 22.12.2018 Atletico Madrid – Espanol 1:0; Antoine Griezmann 56’;
Top performers Sevilla: Wissam Ben Yedder 8 goals and 5 assists, Andre Silva 8 goals, Pablo Sarabia 6 goals and 6 assists.
Top performers Atletico Madrid: Antoine Griezmann 7 goals 6 assists, Thomas Partey 2 goals 2 assists, Angel Correa 2 goals and 1 assist.
Sevilla vs Atletico Madrid News
Missing players Sevilla: Maxime Gonalons, Simon Kjaer and Jesus Navas are injured. Aleix Vidal resumed training during the week. Franco Vazquez and Gabriel Ivan Mercano are suspended for the game.
Missing players Atletico Madrid: Gelson Martins, Filipe Luis, Thomas Lemar, Lucas Hernandez and Diego Costa. Jose Gimenez is already back in training.
Sevilla vs Atletico Madrid Predictions
Both teams to score
Over 4 cards