CDZ vs SEV Dream11 Prediction:
Sevilla would travel to the newly-promoted Cadiz as they are all set to play their first game of the new season. They would be eyeing a winning start to the La Liga on a Sunday night. The Europa League winners were defeated by the mighty Bayern Munich in the UEFA Super Cup on Thursday. Cadiz, on the other hand, have already played two games in their top-flight season. They lost their first game to Osasuna but bounced back in the 2nd game by defeating Huesca. While they would look to put a statement performance at home against a strong side, Sevilla would want nothing less than a win to begin their campaign. Let's take a look at the CDZ vs SEV Dream 11 Prediction for this upcoming La Liga fixture.
Date and Time: September 27, 10:00 PM (IST)
Venue: Estadio Ramón de Carranza
Head-to-Head (last 6 meetings)
Cadiz Team News
Cadiz are coming to this game off a 2-0 win over Huesca in the last game.
Injury Report, Unavailability: Cadiz will be without the services of Luismi Quezada and Jon Ander through injury.
Expected Changes: Juan Cala is fit after an ankle injury and should feature at the heart of the defence.
Jorge Pombo should feature on the left after scoring the important goal in the last game.
Following his goal against Huesca, Negredo will keep his spot at the tip of the attack.
Jens Jonsson is likely to get the nod in central midfield over Augusto after helping his side to the first win of the new season.
CDZ Playing 11 (Probable)
Sevilla Team News
They lost 2-1 to Bayern Munich in their last game, which was the UEFA Super Cup match.
Injury Report, Unavailability: Sebastien Corchia and Pablo Perez are unavailable for selection due to their respective injuries.
Expected Changes: Tomas Vaclik is likely to return between the sticks after missing the game against Bayern Munich.
The summer arrival Marcos Acuna could start this game at the left-back spot.
Luuk de Jong is expected to lead the attacking line for the away side, while Oscar could be preferred to Suso on the right flank with Ocampos completing the attack.
Jules Kounde is expected to feature in the defence despite being linked a move to Manchester City.
Ivan Rakitic would be the general in the midfield after returning to his former club.
SEV Playing 11 (Probable)
GK: A Cifuentes
DEF: D Carlos, M Acuna, J Navas
MID: J Pombo, S Sanchez, I Rakitic, O Rodriguez, L Ocampos
ST: A Negredo, L de Jong
Lucas Ocampos has played 5 games this season including 2 international friendlies. The forward has already found the back of the net 4 times. He would be eager to start the new La Liga season with a goal or two as well.
The veteran striker Luuk de Jong has played 47 games for Sevilla in his career so far. He has been directly involved in 14 goals including scoring 10 goals and assisting the other 4 goals.
X factors, differential picks
Óscar Rodríguez has been directly involved in 39 goals in his career. The attacking midfielder has scored 24 goals and provided assists the other 15 times so far.
Alvaro Negredo has played 19 games this season including 17 in Arab Gulf League. He has scored a total of 9 goals including one goal in the La Liga against Osasuna in the last match.
Cadiz have won one game and lost one game so far in the competition. It would also be their home game but Sevilla would be an opponent of the high-quality for them. Here are the betting odds from some bookmakers:
Bet365 – Sevilla 7/10, Cadiz 4
Skybet – Sevilla 4/6, Cadiz 9/2
Betfair – Sevilla 8/11, Cadiz 9/2
Cadiz will enter this match off the back of a positive result but Sevilla have warmed up nicely in the Super Cup game against Bayern Munich. As per the CDZ vs SEV today match prediction odds, Sevilla are the likely winners of this game.