Sevilla vs Sporting Gijon
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 2nd March 2017
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán (Sevilla).
The month of March haven’t gone well for Sevilla, they have been having issues, as they have been in poor form. this Sunday, they will welcome Sporting Gijon to Estadio Ramo Sanchez Pizjuan.
Sevilla will come into this game from a 4-game winless run, having drawn twice and lost twice. they have won just once in the month of March and haven’t scored more than once in each of their games in March.
Los Nervionenses are in the 3rd spot in Spanish La Liga table, having accumulated 57 points. They need a win in this game to swing back to winning path.
On the other hand, Sporting Gijon occupies the top relegation spot as they are in the 18th place and have 21 points. Gijon are 5 points below Deportivo Leganes in the 17th place, they seem to have turned good just before the break as they picked up 4 points in the last 2 games. They will be hoping to extend their good form in this game.
Sevilla vs Sporting Gijon: Head to Head Statistics
The two teams have played 23 games in the past, only 4 of the games have ended in draw as Sevilla have won 11 and lost 8 to Gijon.
Most of the games between the two teams have been in the top flight as they have played only 4 games in Segunda Division while the rest have been in Primeira division.
The two teams look to have equal strength in their recent meetings with each team winning 3 games on their last 7 and drawn once.
Los Nervionenses have dominated their games at home against Gijon as they have lost just once, drawn once and won 9 games.
The reverse leg of this game was a 1-1 stalemate in October at Gijon.
Sevilla vs Sporting Gijon: Prediction
Not minding Sevilla’s poor outing the week before the break, they are huge favorites for this game.
We see Sevilla as winners in this game and that will surely end their winless streak.
However, we are expecting Gijon to score at least a goal in this game, as they have scored in 8 of their last 8 outings.
Sevilla vs Sporting Gijon: Bet Tips
Both teams to score at 1.80
Sevilla to win at 1.36.