Levante vs Sevilla Predictions & Match Preview

Levante vs Sevilla

Levante vs Sevilla predictions and match preview for Thursday’s LaLiga fixture. Read on for analysis, the head-to-head, team news and predicted lineups as Sevilla travel to Valencia.

DateThursday 21st April 2022
Kick-Off19:00 (local time)
StadiumCiutat de Valencia

Levante vs Sevilla Preview

Levante match action

Levante will look to keep up the pace in their attempt at the great escape this midweek as they welcome Sevilla to the Ciutat de Valencia stadium. Julen Lopetegui’s side will be hoping to grab a win here in order to get their Champions League push back on track after throwing away three points against Real Madrid at the weekend. 

Levante come into this match after a fantastic performance against relegation rivals Granada on the morning of Easter Sunday. Jose Luis Morales was at his best and slotted away a penalty in a 4-1 win for Los Granotes which brought them to within four points of safety. 

Alessio Lisci’s men have upped their performances in recent weeks and now have an outside chance of avoiding the drop. The club had not won a single match in LaLiga until January 8th, but since then have won five against both top sides and fellow relegation candidates alike and will be dreaming of their continuity in LaLiga beyond this season. 

Sevilla’s last encounter came at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan in one of the games of the season against Real Madrid. Julen Lopetegui’s side impressed in the first half and went into the break two goals up, however a second half comeback led by Rodrygo Goes brought Los Blancos a 3-2 win. 

Only months ago it seemed that this season could be one of the greatest in Sevilla’s history, with the Andalusians keeping pace with Real Madrid in LaLiga as well as being one of the favourites to win the Europa League and Copa Del Rey. However, they have failed to maintain their league form post-Christmas and disappointing losses to West Ham and city rivals Real Betis respectively knocked Julen Lopetegui’s side out of both cup competitions. 

The reverse encounter between Levante and Sevilla brought an incredible 5-3 win for Sevilla at the Sanchez Pizjuan in late October, a match which saw “El Comandante” Morales bag a brace and Oliver Torres score with one of the goals of the season.

Head to Head

  • Last 6 Competitive Meetings: 5 Sevilla Wins, 1 Draw.
  • Levante have not beaten Sevilla since a 2-1 win in April 2018.
  • That was their only win in their last 6 at home to the Andalusian club.
  • The reverse fixture earlier this season ended in a 5-3 win for Julen Lopetegui’ side.

Team News

LevanteCaceres, Marti, Mustafi, De FrutosClerc, Miramon
SevillaRekik, FernandoMartial, Suso

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Possible Lineups

Levante vs Sevilla Predictions

Score Prediction: Levante 2-2 Sevilla

Levante always seem to be able to turn it on against the top sides and with relegation a real threat, Alessio Lisci’s side will have to go all out for a result in this match. In six matches against the top four this season, Levante have picked up five points in games which included a combined 27 goals, so an exciting, end to end encounter can be expected here.

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James has been a big fan of LaLiga for many years having been attracted by the culture and competitiveness of the league. He has a passion for writing about Spanish football, culture and travel.

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