Sevilla have been failed to kick Barcelona out from the top of the standings, after being held to a draw at Deportivo Alaves’s headquarters last weekend. However, there is still a chance for Pablo Machin’s landing squad to regain the standings from the Catalan giants, because only 1 point separates these two teams. In the 15th Jornada La Liga this week, Sevilla will be faced with a tough opponent, Valencia. Meanwhile, the match itself is planned to take place on next Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Estadio De Mestalla, Valencia.
As the host, Valencia is in high motivation to package the victory, because they are currently sitting in a position that is not ideal in the standings. Yes, Los Che is ranked 14th in the standings, with only 17 points from 14 matches that have taken place. Valencia showed good performance in recent weeks, where in their last five games, Valencia managed to package 3 wins and swallow just 2 defeats.
However, playing at home, Valencia is not necessarily seeded to win in the match, because the team they
will face is Sevilla, who appeared fierce from the beginning of this season. Yes, Sevilla appeared fierce at since the beginning of the season, where they collected 27 points from 14 matches so far and are in 2nd place, only 1 point adrift of Barcelona at the top. In their last five games, Sevilla managed to pack 3 wins and only lost once.
Head to head Matches – Valencia vs. Sevilla:
10/03/18 Sevilla 0 – 2 Valencia
10/21/17 Valencia 4 – 0 Sevilla
04/16/17 Valencia 0 – 0 Sevilla
11/27/16 Sevilla 2 – 1 Valencia
04/04/16 Valencia 2 – 1 Sevilla
Valencia’s Last 5 Matches:
04/11/18 Valencia 0 – 1 Girona
11-08-18 Valencia 3 – 1 Young Boys
10/11/18 Getafe 0-1 Valencia
24/11/18 Valencia 3 – 0 Rayo Vallecano
28/11/18 Juventus 1 – 0 Valencia
Sevilla’s Last 5 Matches:
05/11/18 Real Sociedad 0 – 0 Sevilla
09/11/18 Akhisarspor 2 – 3 Sevilla
12/11/18 Sevilla 2 – 1 Espanyol
11/25/18 Sevilla 1 – 0 Real Valladolid
30/11/18 Standard Liege 1 – 0 Sevilla
Valencia: Net, Wass, Garay, Gabriel, Gaya, Soler, Parejo, Coquelin, Guedes, Rodrigo, Mina.
Sevilla: Vaclik, Carrico, Amadou, Gomez, Navas, Banega, Vazquez, Lopes, Sarabia, Muriel, Promes.