At the stadium "Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan", Sevilla takes Espanyol in a meeting of the 21st round of the Spanish Primera Division. The match will be played on Sunday (February 1st 2015) and will be broadcasted live on the site of bet365.com. Seville ranked fifth in the league with a total of 39 points and Espanyol takes the 9th place with 26 points collected. The odds for the game offered by the leading bookmaker bet365 are as follows: 1.62 for a home win, with a draw at 3.80 and 6.00 for the victory of the guests. The two teams played against each other only a few days ago in a meeting of the Cup of Spain. The game was not very interesting and everything was decided at the end of the match, when in the 88th minute Sevilla took the victory with 1-0.
In Primera Divison, Sevilla currently retreated the fourth place to Valencia, but are only 2 points behind them. Valencia defeated Sevilla in the last round of La Liga and after this match the two teams switched their places. The first four teams in the Primera qualify for participation in the Champions League and this is the purpose of Sevilla in this season. After Espanyol, the boys of Unai Emery will face Real Madrid, so it is essential to gain the most from this match. With injures in their camp are Jose Antonio Reyes, Benoit Tremoulinas and Sebastian Cristoforo.
Espanyol had no motivation to play during the week. They had a good lead and eventually managed to remove Seville with a total score of both matches 3-2. Their next match of the Cup of Spain is the semi-final meeting with Athletic Bilbao. In Primera Divison, the team occupies the middle of the table, away from the danger zone. Before the loss of Sevilla, Espanyol were in a series of four consecutive wins in all competitions. The team has no information about injured or suspended players.
Prediction Sevilla - Espanyol: 1
Odds: 1.62 at bet365