Atletico Madrid VS Sevilla

Spain – Copa Del Rey 2017/18

In the upcoming fixture of the Copa Del Rey 2017-18, Sevilla is going to host Atletico Madrid in their home ground Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Wednesday (IST). This match is expected to be a thrilling contest because Copa Del Rey is a different competition than the La Liga and the home team is already leading the fixture.

 

MATCH DETAILS:

When: 24 January, 2:00 AM

Dream XI closing time: 1:00 AM

Where: Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, Spain

ATL VS SEV FORM:

(Head to head encounters)

ATL: 3

SEV: 2

Not Decided: 1

 

ATL VS SEV TEAM NEWS:

ATL:

  • Atletico is most likely to make some changes in the squad because if they are to beat the home team who are leading the aggregate with 2 away goals, they cannot afford to make any mistake.
  • Antoine Griezmann is the player to watch
  • Diego Costa will be given more time on the ground

 

 

 

SEV:

  • Muriel, Vazquez and Sarabia would try to repeat the same combination they had against Espanyol which saw them through with a 3-0 win

 

 

 

ATL VS SEV PROBABLE XI:

 

ATL (Last Playing XI):

Oblak (GK), Hernandez, Gimenez, Savic, Vrsaljko, Partey, Niguez, Carrasco, Griezmann, Costa

 

SEV (Last Playing XI):

Rico (GK), Corchia, Mercado, Lenglet, Escudero, N’Zonzi, Banega, Sarabia, Vazquez, Correa, Muriel

 

KEY PLAYERS*:

Griezmann (ATL)

Costa (ATL)

Niguez (ATL)

Muriel (SEV)

Vazquez (SEV)

Sarabia (SEV)

 

*The aforementioned players are selected on the basis of their performances in their last game

 

EXPECTED WINNER:

Sevilla is expected to win this game because in their away match they have scored two away goals and then they defeated Espanyol in their last match three goals to nil so in this fixture as well they will be the more confident team on the ground than the visiting team. Moreover, Sevilla has won 19 of their last 24 Copa Del Rey Matches.

 

 

 

 

Note: This ATL vs SEV match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI from the squads of the two teams listed above.

 

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