El Haddadi, Munir
De Jong, Luuk
Sevilla and Roma face at Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán, in a match for this stage of the Europa League (Round of 16). There has only been 1 direct confrontation in the last 3 years between these two teams, on 10‑08‑2017, which ended in Sevilla's victory by (2‑1).
The home team comes to this stage of the Europa League (Round of 16) after eliminating Cluj, after a draw by (0‑0) at home and a draw by (1‑1) away in the previous round. In their last match, for the Primera Division, they drew with Atlético de Madrid by (2‑2). Sevilla has won 3 and tied 1 of the last 4 home matches for the Europa League.
In this competition, they haven't lost any of the last 4 matches at their stadium. His attack has scored regularly, since he managed to score in 6 of the last 8 games in this competition. In the last 19 home matches for all competitions, there are 2 periods that stand out: they scored 10 of their 28 goals between minutes (76' ‑ 90 '); conceded 5 of their 14 goals between minutes (61' ‑ 75 ').
The Sevilla team starts for this game with a 2-2 draw, visiting Atletico Madrid, adding in this way the sixth official match without proving the taste of defeat. Note that the Sevillians eliminated Cluj in the last round of the Europa League. In this match against their fans, coach Julen Lopetegui should keep the team in 4-3-3 benefiting the ball possession and the attacks paused by the runners: Banega is the great organizer of the offensive process. Lucas Ocampos is Sevilla's top scorer with 12 goals scored. Fernando is out of this game due to physical problems.
The away team comes to this stage of the Europa League (Round of
16) after having eliminated Gent, with a draw by (1‑1) away and a win by
(1‑0) at home in the previous round. The team arrives in this match
after an away win against Cagliari by (3‑4). In the last 4 away matches
for the Europa League, Roma have won 1, drawn 2 and lost 1. Their attack
has scored regularly, since they have scored at least one goal in each
of the last 8 games for this competition. This is a team that scores
many times first: it opened the scoring in 6 of its last 8 games for the
Europa League, of those 6 it reached the interval in advantage in all
and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 'in 3.
Roma's team starts this game with a 3-4 victory, visiting Cagliari, in a game counting for the Italian championship. In the previous phase of the Europa League, the visiting club eliminated the Belgians from Gent. When playing away from home, coach Paulo Fonseca usually profiles a cautious tactical system, aligned in 4-3-3, with Edin Dzeko being the most offensive man in the team. It should be noted that the athlete mentioned above is Roma's best scorer in official matches with 15 goals scored. For this game the visiting coach cannot use Zaniolo, Pellegrini, Pastore and Zappacosta, all with physical problems.
AS Roma haven't lost in their last 8 games.
Sevilla FC haven't lost in their last 17 games.
AS Roma have a winning streak of 4 matches.
Sevilla FC have kept a clean sheet in 3 matches in a row.
Sevilla FC wins 1st half in 32% of their matches, AS Roma in 43% of their matches.
Sevilla FC wins 32% of halftimes, AS Roma wins 43%.
Both teams haven't won their last match in UEFA Europa League.
The winner of their last meeting was Sevilla FC.
On their last meeting Sevilla FC won by 1 goals.
Sevilla FC scores 1.46 goals when playing at home and AS Roma scores 2.04 goals when playing away (on average).
When Sevilla FC leads 1-0 at home, they win in 81% of their matches.
When AS Roma leads 0-1 away, they win in 78% of their matches.
When Sevilla FC is down 0-1 home, they win 16% of their matches.
When AS Roma is down 1-0 away, they win 30% of their matches.
AS Roma have conceded a goal in each of their last 6 matches.
AS Roma have scored at least one goal for 9 consecutive matches.