The first matchday of the UEFA Europa League brought several surprises. From the German point of view, especially the fierce 0: 4 home defeat of Borussia Mönchengladbach against Wolfsberg was hanging.
Soccer Betting Tips and Odds Sevilla vs APOEL Nicosia
Another big sensation with Germany reference was the home defeat of Doll club APOEL Nicosia against F91 Dudelange from Luxembourg. After this embarrassment, the guest appearance is now waiting for the big group favorites. In Andalusia there is a duel between Sevilla and APOEL Nicosia!
The Europa League specialist from Sevilla, meanwhile, started the group stage confidently and celebrated in Azerbaijan a clear 3-0 win over Qarabag Agdam. Thus, the LaLiga club underpinned the role of favorites and anything but the group victory in Group A would be a big surprise.
At home Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium Sevilla is a power. Unsurprisingly, between Sevilla and APOEL Nicosia, only odds of 1.25 for the home win are offered.
Sevilla – Statistics & Current Form
2014, 2015, 2016 – Sevilla FC have won the UEFA Europa League title three times in a row. Adding to the two 2006 and 2007 UEFA Cup triumphs, Andalusians won the competition five times in the 21st century. Sevilla can confidently be called a “Europa League Specialist”.
In all their previous UEFA Europa League Group stage appearances, the Spaniards have survived the group stage largely confidently. The greatest strength of the team is undoubtedly home strength.
No fewer than 19 of the last 21 international home games have been won. Obviously between Sevilla and APOEL Nicosia is the prediction for the home win – lucrative in the offered odds, however, not necessarily.
In the Europa League group stage Sevilla played so far twelve home games and has to show an 8-3-1 balance sheet. Last season saw three wins in which no fewer than 14 (!) Goals were scored.
This statistic gives hope for many goals on Thursday night at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. Between Sevilla and APOEL Nicosia odds of around 1.60 for over 2.5 are offered. In the summer of 2019, there was no stone unturned by the Andalusians.
Sports director Monchi returned after his involvement with the Roma and made for a strong staff changes. Ex-Spain team boss Julen Lopetegui was hired as new coach and many new players found their way to Andalusia.
In the Spanish LaLiga, Sevilla are in fifth place after seven rounds, but only two points behind Real Madrid. The past English week ended after two bitter defeats (Sevilla lost 2-0 to Eibar) and a victory against Real Sociedad de San Sebastian.
Expected lineup of Sevilla:
↪ Vaclik – Escudero, Carlos, Kounde, Pozo – Torres, Gudelj, Banega – El Haddadi, Chicharito, Vazquez
Last matches from Sevilla:
⚽️ 29.09.2019 – Sevilla vs Real Sociedad 3: 2 (La Liga)
⚽️ 26.09.2019 – SD Eibar Vs. Sevilla 3: 2 (La Liga)
⚽️ 22.09.2019 – Sevilla vs Real Madrid 0: 1 (La Liga)
⚽️ 19.09.2019 – Qarabag Agdam vs. Sevilla 0: 3 (Europa League)
⚽️ 15.09.2019 – Alaves Vs. Sevilla 0: 1 (La Liga)
APOEL Nicosia – Statistics & Current Form
After a 2-1 home defeat by Qarabag Agdam in the Champions League qualifiers APOEL Nicosia coach Paolo Tramezzani was dismissed. The German Thomas Doll was introduced hours after the dismissal as the new head coach and had to master the Hercules task in the return leg in Azerbaijan. But the Cypriots managed a turnaround and thanks to a 2-0 victory APOEL Nicosia remained in the CL qualification.
In the playoff games, however, there was then the close off against last year’s semi-finalists Ajax Amsterdam. The Cypriot series champion (seven times in a row), however, has reached the minimum goal of a group stage (in the previous year for the first time in six years, there were no international games in the fall). In Group A, second place behind Sevilla is the big goal.
A goal, which is quite realistic, but on the first match day suffered a severe damper. Against the Luxembourg underdog F91 Dudelange the Doll-Elf had to defeat a home crowd. After a 0-2 deficit succeeded within four minutes of the turnaround, but in the final minutes APOEL gave a 3-2 lead still out of hand.
Due to the surprising defeat the progress has moved into the distant future. Realistically, a defeat on Thursday in Andalusia is expected. Between Sevilla and APOEL Nicosia are offered for the tip on a point win of the Cypriot odds of up to 4.00.
Expected formation of APOEL Nicosia:
↪ Belec – Ioannou, Merkis, Gentsoglou, Mihajlovic – Souza, Matic – Jakolis, de Vincenti, Bezjak – Pavlovic
Last matches of APOEL Nicosia:
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – APOEL Nicosia Vs. AEL Limassol 1: 0 (Super Cup)
⚽️ 23.09.2019 – Enosis Vs. APOEL Nicosia 2: 3 (1st Division)
⚽️ 19.09.2019 – APOEL Nicosia Vs. Dudelange 3: 4 (Europa League)
⚽️ 14.09.2019 – APOEL Nicosia Vs. AEL Limassol 3: 0 (1st Division)
⚽️ 05.09.2019 – APOEL Nicosia Vs. Digenis Morphou 2: 1 (Friendly Match)
Sevilla vs APOEL Nicosia Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
The Andalusians of Sevilla FC are a fixture on the international stage, but the Red and White have never played a competitive game against a Cypriot side. APOEL Nicosia, on the other hand, has a lot of experience against LaLiga teams, but they only had one victory in 18 games, against 12 defeats. In Spain, the balance sheet is completely devastating; in nine attempts, there was only one draw and eight defeats.
Sevilla vs APOEL Nicosia Soccer Betting Tips Provided by Insider Tipsters
On the basis of the available statistics on Thursday evening in the duel between Sevilla and APOEL Nicosia the tip on the home win is the logical consequence. The Andalusians are extremely strong at home (19 out of 21 international home games were won), while the Cypriots in Spain had to travel home in eight out of nine games without counting.
Key Facts – Sevilla vs APOEL Nicosia Tips
⭐️ Sevilla have won 19 of the last 21 international home games!
⭐️ The Andalusians meet for the first time on a team from Cyprus!
⭐️ The Doll-Elf embarrassed to start with a home defeat against Dudelange!
The Andalusians are at home a goal machine and have a much stronger squad. The Doll-Eleven have already received four goals against Dudelange, a clear defeat would not be surprising. Seven units will be used as bets for this tip.
Competition: Europa League, Group. A
Insider Tips: Sevilla (-1.5)
Stake: 4/10 units