Deportivo Alavés vs Sevilla Match Preview and Prediction
This coming Sunday afternoon (UK time), Deportivo Alavés will take on Sevilla at Estadio de Mendizorroza with a 1:00pm start. This is a La Liga match.
Premier Sports 2 will broadcast this one in the UK.
Keep reading for full preview and match prediction.
Although it is worth noting that Frog thinks that the market prices are not going to be easy to beat for this game.
Betting Odds for Deportivo Alaves vs Sevilla
Bet365 go 4.0 about Deportivo Alaves; Bet365 are best price 3.3 for the draw; Bet365 are 2.05 about Sevilla.
Also, the current odds for the BTTS market. "Yes" is available at 2.1 with Bet365. "No", both teams won't score, is currently offered at 1.66 with Bet365.
Head To Head
Looking at the data, we see that Deportivo Alavés played Sevilla in April in a La Liga match. The winners after 90 minutes were Sevilla with a margin of 2-0.
In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have played a total of 6 times. Deportivo Alavés have won in 1 of the match-ups when they've met. Sevilla have won 3 matches. A stalemate has occurred 2 times.
In their matches to date, there has been an average of 1.83 goals per fixture. Deportivo Alavés have scored an average of 0.67 and their opponents, Sevilla score an average of 1.17 per match.
In terms of home advantage in this match-up, whichever team has been at their home ground has won 16% of the time. The visiting side has won 50% of the matches in this head-to-head.
In 6th place in La Liga with 5 points we have the home team.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 48 matches. They have 17 wins; 15 draws; and 16 losses. This gives Deportivo Alavés a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 35%-31%-33%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.04 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.19.
Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 34% (8 wins) from the latest 23 home fixtures. 43% (10) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 21% (5) resulting in a loss for the home side.
While playing at home over this recent year, their average number of goals scored is 0.91. They have conceded 0.91 on average.
In recent form, they have a total of 10 goals in their last ten matches and 5 of these latest matches have been victories. Of these ten games, 4 of them have seen both sides score and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 3 from the last ten.
In 3rd place in La Liga with 7 points is the away team.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 61 matches. They have 32 wins; 12 draws; and 17 losses. This gives Sevilla a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 52%-19%-27%.
During this recent year, they average 1.82 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.23.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 39% (13 wins) from the latest 33 away fixtures. 24% (8) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (12) ending in a loss as the away side.
Away from home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.45 and they have conceded 1.52 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have 21 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 70%. In terms of the BTTS, 7 of these games have been matches where both teams have scored. There have been 6 matches with over 2.5 goals.
And they have scored in each of their last 11 matches.
Frog's betting tip for Deportivo Alavés vs Sevilla
Frog will be looking for a stalemate when Deportivo Alavés and Sevilla meet in this one. This is best priced with William Hill at odds of 3.4. This doesn't feel like huge value however.