Sevilla – Elche : Preview & Prediction
Sevilla FC has finally returned to victory in the Sevillian derby against Betis (1-0) this Sunday evening on the last day of La Liga. It was his Moroccan striker En-Nesyri who, by scoring his 14th goal of the season in the league, offered his team the 3 points of victory. Lopetegui’s men remained on 3 failures against FC Barcelona (0-2 and 0-3) in the league and in the cup, in Elche (2-1) and on the lawn of Borussia Dortmund (2-2) on March 9 . Victorious in 8 of his last 10 meetings at Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan, Sevilla FC should bring down Elche on Wednesday. The current 17th in Liga could plunge into the relegation zone in case of defeat in Andalusia since Eibar, 19th, and Alavés, are only 2 and 1 point. Elche’s last away victory in La Liga dates back to October 18, which is almost 5 months! Fran Escriba’s team have lost their last 5 outings away from their Manuel Martinez Valero stadium. Boyé’s teammates thus lost in turn to Valencia (1-0), Vigo (3-1), Barcelona (3-0), Granada (2-1) and Madrid (2-1). With 3 defeats in the last 4 days, the situation in Elche becomes alarming!
Sevilla FC are 4th in Liga.
Elche is 17th and first non-relegation.
Sevilla FC remains on 2 wins and 2 draws at home against Elche.
The Sevillians have won 6 of their last 7 league receptions.
Elche is on an ongoing 5-game away losing streak in La Liga.
Sevilla FC, 4th best home team, should bring down Elche, 17th away training (8 defeats in 13 trips) … The Andalusians have a great opportunity to consolidate their 4th place.
Sevilla – Elche : Betting Tips
Sevilla – Win Odds: 1.35
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70