Sevilla – Leganes : Preview & Prediction
Exciting game is what awaits us this Wednesday at the Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán when the return of the semifinals of the Copa del Rey of Spain, the cast of Seville receives the visit of Leganés.
Actuality of Seville
Although the arrival of Vincenzo Montella to the technical command of Sevilla changed the motivation and delivery of the players, things are still irregular, and after leaving on the road to Atlético Madrid in the quarterfinals of this contest thanks to a good exhibition, the Andalusian team could not beat Getafe at home and now the latter has received a tough 5-1 win in their visit to Eibar, a result that practically distances them from UEFA Champions League posts.
Therefore, the series against Leganés is the most important for Montella and company, and in the first leg they managed to draw a goal that allows them to put a slight favoritism to reach the final but the pressure of receiving a new failure can hit much to a team accustomed to living happy moments in recent seasons.
News of Leganés
Meanwhile those led by Asier Garitano despite the draw at home in the first leg are not discouraged and want to continue making history in the Copa del Rey, remember that Leganés comes from leaving on the road to a candidate for the title as is the Real Madrid after beating him in the same Santiago Bernabeú by 1-2 turning a series that started losing at home 0-1 and now want to repeat the story but with Sevilla.
And is that despite not having renowned strikers, Leganés has interesting players in the attack as Gabriel who has five goals in the First Division, in addition to Claudio Beauvue and Nabil Amrabat who can cause damage to any defense in football in Spain .
The statistics in direct confrontations widely favor a Sevilla that have only lost one of ten matches against Leganes.
This superiority has been stricter when they have played in the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán where Sevilla won four and tied one of the five games against them; that yes in the last six games between these teams Leganés was present with goal.
Forecast Sevilla – Leganés
Although the first leg at the Municipal Stadium of Butarque leaves Sevilla at a standstill to claim a place in the final for the Copa del Rey, it must be said that this is not yet defined, so this 1.40 odds for the victory of the Andalusians we do not believe that it has the courage to risk money.
Sevilla has had defensive problems, and we do not say it only for the defeat 5-1 in their visit to Eibar but the defense has received goals in the last four games and now receives a Leganés who with their draw against Getafe added their fifth game without losing taking into consideration all the competitions and that also the team with its victory over Real Madrid has realized that in the end they are eleven against eleven on the field of play and that in football everything is possible.
Sevilla – Leganes : Betting Tips
Sevilla – Win Odds: 1.45
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70