Valencia - Sevilla

Regular Season - 25
Kickoff: 2024-02-17 10:00

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Valencia - Sevilla Predictions

Prediction: Valencia or draw
Best odds: 1.32

As the Spanish La Liga heads into its 25th round of the regular season, the upcoming clash at Estadio de Mestalla sees a determined Valencia taking on a struggling Sevilla side. With predictions leaning towards a home advantage, this match could be a defining moment for both teams, particularly for Sevilla who are fighting to climb away from the relegation zone.

Key Players

Valencia's recent success can be attributed to the contributions of several standout performers. Among them is Roman Yaremchuk, the attacker whose presence has been felt across the pitch. With a rating of 6.54, Yaremchuk has managed to put 5 shots on target from a total of 7, although finding the back of the net only once.

Defensively, Jesús Vázquez Alcalde has been a pillar for the home side. With a rating of 6.55, he has not only defended but also contributed to the attack with 1 goal from his 2 shots on target. His overall play is impressive, with 56 passes and a key pass in his statistics.

In the midfield, Francisco Pérez Martínez, better known as Fran Pérez, has been the engine of the team. His 6.60 rating is backed by 3 assists, 13 key passes, and a goal, showing his versatility and importance to Valencia's gameplay.

Sevilla, on the other hand, will be looking to their key players to turn their fortunes around. José Ángel Carmona Navarro stands out in defense with a 6.48 rating, having contributed 1 assist and a goal to his team’s efforts.

Upfront, Rafael Mir Vicente holds a rating of 6.62 and is a crucial attacking piece for Sevilla. Despite his team's struggles, his individual performance has been commendable, with 6 shots on target and a goal to his name.

Recent Form

Valencia comes into this game in a strong form, winning four of their last five matches (WLWWW), which has propelled them to the 7th spot on the table. Their home record is particularly impressive, with 7 wins out of 11 games. Sevilla, conversely, has had a challenging season, currently sitting in the 16th position. Their recent form reads poorly (DLLLL), with only 3 wins in 22 matches, signaling a desperate need for improvement.

Head-to-Head History

The history between these two teams has been relatively even, but recent encounters have seen Valencia edge out Sevilla. The last match on August 11, 2023, ended with a 2-1 victory for Valencia. However, Sevilla had previously secured a 2-0 win on April 16, 2023, at Valencia's home ground. The overall head-to-head record in the last three encounters favors Sevilla slightly, with 1 win and 1 draw against Valencia's single victory.

Prediction

Considering the current form of both teams, Valencia is the favorite to win this encounter. The predictions suggest a Valencia win or draw, with a 45% chance for both outcomes. In terms of goals, a low-scoring affair is expected, with under 2.5 goals for the home team and under 1.5 for the away side. The double chance of Valencia or draw seems to be the safest bet.

The key players like Roman Yaremchuk and Jesús Vázquez Alcalde for Valencia, and Rafael Mir Vicente for Sevilla, will undoubtedly be pivotal in their respective team's performances. However, given Valencia's strong form at home and Sevilla's struggles on the road, the scales are tipped in favor of the hosts.

In conclusion, the match at Estadio de Mestalla is set to be a compelling one, with Valencia likely to consolidate their position in the upper half of the table, while Sevilla battles to avoid slipping further into relegation concerns. The final verdict points towards a Valencia victory or a draw, with a slim chance for Sevilla to pull off an upset.

Prediction probabilities

Strength

56%
44%

Attacking Potential

50%
50%

Defensive Potential

63%
38%

Poisson Distribution

74%
26%

Stregth H2H

38%
62%

Goals H2H

38%
62%

Wins the game

53%
47%

Valencia - Sevilla Head to Head

La Liga standings

Rank Team MP W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Real Madrid players, news and schedule Real Madrid 26 20 5 1 54 16 38 65
2 Barcelona players, news and schedule Barcelona 26 17 6 3 56 34 22 57
3 Girona players, news and schedule Girona 25 17 5 3 54 32 22 56
4 Atletico Madrid players, news and schedule Atletico Madrid 26 16 4 6 52 28 24 52
5 Athletic Club players, news and schedule Athletic Club 26 14 7 5 46 26 20 49
6 Real Betis players, news and schedule Real Betis 26 10 12 4 31 26 5 42
7 Real Sociedad players, news and schedule Real Sociedad 26 10 10 6 35 26 9 40
8 Las Palmas players, news and schedule Las Palmas 26 10 6 10 26 26 0 36
9 Valencia players, news and schedule Valencia 25 10 6 9 29 29 0 36
10 Getafe players, news and schedule Getafe 26 8 10 8 33 38 -5 34
11 Osasuna players, news and schedule Osasuna 26 9 6 11 30 37 -7 33
12 Alaves players, news and schedule Alaves 26 7 8 11 25 32 -7 29
13 Villarreal players, news and schedule Villarreal 26 7 8 11 38 48 -10 29
14 Rayo Vallecano players, news and schedule Rayo Vallecano 25 5 10 10 22 33 -11 25
15 Sevilla players, news and schedule Sevilla 26 5 9 12 30 38 -8 24
16 Mallorca players, news and schedule Mallorca 26 4 12 10 23 34 -11 24
17 Celta Vigo players, news and schedule Celta Vigo 26 4 9 13 29 39 -10 21
18 Cadiz players, news and schedule Cadiz 26 2 12 12 17 37 -20 18
19 Granada CF players, news and schedule Granada CF 25 2 8 15 27 49 -22 14
20 Almeria players, news and schedule Almeria 26 0 9 17 25 54 -29 9