Sevilla vs Rayo Vallecano prediction: Last season’s Sevilla finished in 4th place with a ticket to play in the Champions League. Meanwhile, Rayo Vallecano was quite struggling in La Liga 2 to win promotion tickets, so they played in this new arena. Round 1 here, the two teams will have a confrontation at Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán. Before a young rookie like Rayo Vallecano, the opportunity to win the first 3 points belongs to the Sevilla players.
- Match date: 08:15 pm on 2021/08/15
- Event: La Liga
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan
SEVILLA VS RAYO VALLECANO PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
With superior performance and achievements, plus the home advantage, in this confrontation, the Sevilla players are the ones who firmly hold the victory in hand. Winning 3 points in this match will help the army of coach Lopetegui Julen create an advantage at the beginning of the season.
Sevilla’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W D D
Last season, the Sevilla players also achieved a not-too-bad result when stopping in 4th place with a ticket to attend the Champions League arena. After 38 rounds, they have 24 wins, 7 draws and 7 defeats, thereby reaching a total score of 77. The goal that coach Lopetegui Julen’s students are setting this season is to be able to compete for the highest title in the La Liga arena.
Entering this new season, Sevilla is in full swing. Ahead of the season, they have also had a solid preparation with the most stable performance. In the last 4 club-friendly matches, Lopetegui Julen’s students have had all 4 unbeaten matches with 3 wins and 1 draw. With this form, victory over rookie Rayo Vallecano in this opening match is probably not too difficult for Sevilla players.
Vallecano’s form in the last 5 matches: W D W D L
Compared to the opponent in the next match, Rayo Vallecano is a much weaker team. They are a rookie who just had to go through a La Liga 2 season with many challenges to win promotion tickets to play in this new season. After 42 rounds, Rayo Vallecano got 67 points with 6th place and entered the next round to be able to participate in this prestigious arena.
Rayo Vallecano’s preparation for this new season is also temporary stability. However, this La Liga arena is not easy to play with a rookie team like them. And right from the first round, they faced a huge challenge when facing a strong team like Sevilla.
Select: Sevilla FT.
Between Sevilla and Rayo Vallecano, there have also been many confrontations in tournaments. However, considering the 5 encounters from 2015 to now, it can be seen that the difference in form and class is quite clear when Sevilla has 4 wins and 1 draw.
The last match the two teams met was in the 34th round of the 2018/2019 season. By playing on the field, Sevilla showed their strength when they overwhelmed their opponents with a score of 5-0.
Select: Sevilla FT.
Sevilla’s attack has a good scoring record last season, after 38 rounds they have brought a total of 53 goals. Besides, Sevilla’s defense has also reduced the maximum number of goals conceded when only receiving 33 goals.
Rayo Vallecano also had a relatively stable attack last season. After 42 rounds, the number of goals they brought back was 52 goals. However, the defense conceded 40 times.
With Over/Under 2.5, Sevilla vs Rayo Vallecano both have 2 Over matches in the last 5 matches.
Select: Under 2.5 FT.
Sevilla vs Rayo Vallecano Prediction: Sevilla 2-0 Rayo Vallecano FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of La Liga between Sevilla vs Rayo Vallecano on 2021/08/15 of the CMD368 bookie.