Record five time winners Sevilla will welcome Slavia Prague on Thursday for their first leg meeting of the 1/8 final clash in the Europa League. The Spaniards had an easy two games, which they both won against Lazio in the previous stage and came out victorious 3:0 on aggregate. Slavia eliminated Genk after a wonderful second leg performance in Belgium, where the Czechs stunned the home side handing them a 4:1 thumping in front of their own supporters.
Sevilla vs Slavia Prague Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Sevilla||Win||2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Slavia Prague||Loss||0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 12.12.2007 Slavia Prague – Sevilla 0:3; Luis Fabiano 66’, Frederic Kanoute 69’, Daniel Alves 87’
Last game at this venue: 02.10.2007 Sevilla – Slavia Prague 4:2; Frederic Kanoute 8’, Luis Fabiano 26’, Julien Escude 58’, Arouna Kone 69’; Daniel Pudil 19’, David Kalivoda 90’
Worth mentioning: The two teams met more than ten years ago in the group stage of the Champions League. Both games featured over 2,5 goals, while only the game in Spain witnessed goals at both ends. Slavia Prague recorded draws in their last two visits to Spain – 2:2 with Villarreal in 2017 and 1:1 at Valencia in 2009.
Sevilla vs Slavia Prague Stats
|As of 05.03||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Sevilla||Loss||4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Slavia Prague||Win||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game Sevilla: 02.03.2019 Huesca – Sevilla 2:1; Juanpi 7’, Ezequiel Avila 90’; Wissam Ben Yedder 84’
Last game Slavia Prague: 03.03.2019 Bohemians – Slavia Prague 0:3; Tomas Soucek 26’, Milan Skoda 45’, Josef Husbauer 78’
Top performers Sevilla: Wissam Ben Yedder 12 goals 6 assists, Andre Silva 9 goals, Pablo Sarabia 8 goals 9 assists.
Top performers Slavia Prague: Miroslav Stoch 11 goals 9 assists, Tomas Soucek 8 goals 5 assists, Josef Husbauer 6 goals 7 assists.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||Goal / Goal||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Sevilla have won all of their seven home games in Europa League this season, after scoring 24 and conceding just 1 in the process. The Spaniards have kept three clean sheets in the last five home games across all competitions.
Slavia have scored an impressive 14 goals in their last three outings and conceded just once. They have scored minimun two goals in four of their last five visits, winning all of them by at least a two goal margin. The Czech side were unable to score in any of the team’s last four continental losses.
Sevilla vs Slavia Prague News
Missing players Sevilla: Nolito is the only one missing for sure. Sergio Escudero, Maxime Gonalons, Joris Gnagdon and Daniel Carrico are doubtful. Franco Vazquez is suspended.
Missing players Slavia Prague: Muris Mesanovic, Jakub Hromada and Stanislav Tecl are out injured. Marko Alvir and Jan Sykora are under question.
Sevilla vs Slavia Prague Predictions
Sevilla to win – 1 handicap – 2.05 @ bet365