Slavia Prague – Sevilla Betting Tip (14.03.2019)
Statistics, Prediction and Betting Tip with the best odds for the Europa League game between Slavia Prague and Sevilla . In-depth analysis with head-to-head comparison and current performance from the football expert.
Slavia Prague vs Sevilla | Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds
The Czech team surprised virtually everyone with resisting Sevilla in Spain and bringing back home an excellent result which gives them the realistic chances of advancing to the quarterfinals of the Europa League. Just a few expected to see four goals, and yet almost nobody thought that two of them would end in hosts’ net. The Sevilistas will now have to work hard in order to continue their quest towards the finals of this prestigious competition.
Match Preview Slavia Prague vs Sevilla
Slavia is high on confidence, and the home team comes off a 4:0 win against Ostrava in the domestic championship. Meanwhile, the Spaniards were also looking good this weekend, thrashing Real Sociedad with 5:2, and winning after three straight without one.
Form Slavia Prague
The Czech powerhouse is looking magnificent during the entire Europa League run. The last game in Sevilla was just a confirmation of their qualities and proof that this team deserved every bit of their success. They have been particularly well in the last three weeks, scoring three or more goals in four of five latest matches. The one with Sevilla where they netted twice was the only in which Slavia failed to do the same. The Czech’s have an excellent defense, and during this stretch, three events ended with them keeping clean sheets, and a total goal difference of 17:3. Previous four at their Sinobo stadium finished with them not conceding. So we might say that the for of this crew reached its peak in the best possible time. When speaking about the overall efficiency, latest five this team played concluded with over 2.5 scores.
A victory against Real Sociedad is a bit of fresh air for coach Pablo Machin and his guys, who were struggling recently. They have problems in the domestic championship, and they could easily stay outside top four, meaning that the Champions League ticket could be only earned through the Europa League. The biggest problem of the Sevilistas is the pale defense. They allowed at least two goals in each of the previous four games played, but we need to add that on the other hand, attacking line is working correctly, with two or more goals netted in four out of most recent five. The overall effect is, therefore, high. Over 2.5 goals were seen in past four clashes, with both sides scoring.
Slavia Prague vs Sevilla | Latest Team News
Slavia has some troubles because midfielder Petr Sevcik injured over last week in Sevilla and he will be out for this one. Jan Sykora, Marko Alvir and Mesanovic are doubtful, but they haven’t played for a long time, and their absence for Thursday’s match was already expected. The same applies to Sevilla, Sergio Escudero and Nolito are not going to Prague, but they didn’t appear in the first leg too.
Head to Head Slavia Prague vs Sevilla
Sevilla has two wins against Slavia, and they both came 11 years ago, in the Champions League group stage. The match at Pizjuan ended 4:2 for the hosts, and the one in Prague, 0:3. The latest one concluded with a draw, 2:2.
Slavia Prague vs Sevilla | Odds and Predictions
The bookies are not trusting Slavia at all, and their triumph on Thursday night stands at 3.50, while on the other hand, Sevilla’s win is much lower at 2.05. A draw is 3.40, meaning that the bookmakers think that hosts’ success is the most unexpected outcome.
Expert Betting Tip
To say right away, please do not bet on the final outcome. This event is very tricky, and even we didn’t want to invest any money on the winner of it. Instead, we would advise you to shift your focus on goals, and the fact that this match will be a tough and conservative one in terms of tactics. So not many goals are expected, two or three at max, meaning that a moderate efficiency sounds very reasonable. Because of that, it is our suggestion. As for the final result, we believe that a draw is the best solution, having in mind that neither of the sides has some particular advantage over the other one, Slavia Prague vs Sevilla 1:1.