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SEVILLA Vs REAL MADRID: Team news, prediction & possible XI

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 20/09/2019

Sevilla will hope to maintain their winning form when they face Real Madrid in their next La Liga clash on Sunday at the Sanchez Pizjuan, Los Blancos will also look to put their poor form behind to put up a convincing performance.

here are details you need to know ahead of the clash.

TEAM NEWS:

SEVILLA:

Julen Lopetegui’s men will be without the services of Nolito when Real Madrid visit Sanchez Pizjuan in their La Liga clash on Sunday evening, aside from the attacker he has all his men set for the clash against his former team.

REAL MADRID:

Los Blancos will be without host of players when they play Sevilla, Marcelo suffered a neck injury and he is expected to be out of the clash likewise Luka Modric and Marco Asensio who is out for the whole season.

Federico Valverde will also miss the clash.

Isco and Brahim Diaz are back but they are not expected to be risked against a high flying side like Sevilla.

HEAD TO HEAD:

Real Madrid had a better head to head record against Sevilla, having played 54 games Real Madrid have won 35 times with Sevilla recording 15 wins and four draws in those encounters.

Sevilla has won each of the last four La Liga meetings between the two teams at the Estadio Ramon - including a 3-0 success towards the start of last season.

Los Blancos have not won away to Sevilla in the top flight since May 2015, when Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick for the capital giants in a 3-2 victory.

RECENT FORM:

SEVILLA:

Los Nervionenses is one of the best team in La Liga at the moment they top the La Liga table after four games been played with ten points, their last time out was in the UEFA Europa league against Qarabag and they recorded an easy win of 3-0 over the Azerbaijan side on Thursday.

At the moment their form is the best in La Liga ahead of Real Madrid Atletico Madrid and Barcelona.

REAL MADRID:

Los Blancos players are in one of their worst form under the management of Zidane, they were humiliated with a 3-0 scoreline in their last match in the Champions League against PSG that has none of their best offensive players fit enough for the clash.

Real Madrid dropped points against lesser teams in La Liga and the form of the team has sent a signal to the board as they look to replace Zidane if the team performance does not improve on time.

POSSIBLE LINE-UP:

SEVILLA:

Vaclik; Navas, Carlos, Carrico, Reguilon; Jordan, Fernando, Banega; Torres, Jong, Ocampos

REAL MADRID:

Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Mendy; James, Casemiro, Kroos; Bale, Benzema, Hazard

PREDICTION:

Sevilla 2-2 Real Madrid
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