Athletico Bilbao v Sevilla Match Preview and Predictions 10th January 2019

Time: 21.30


Beleaguered Athletico Bilbao entertains ambitious Sevilla side in the Spanish Copa Del Rey both side keen to advance to the next stage of the cup competition in an encounter that could go either way.

Athletic Bilbao will be keen to capitalize on their demand home support and down the formidable Sevilla side who will throw everything to secure a crucial win.

Bilbao head into the match buoyed by their 2-1 win over Celta Vigo away from home their latest La Liga encounter and their manager Garitano will be demanding more of the same form his regrouping charges to down the formidable Sevilla side.

The home team head into the match in decent form having won three and drawn two of their last five matches to remain unbeaten in their last five matches and a similar performance is likely to guarantee the home side a result.

Sevilla hit the road hoping stage an upset and bag a crucial away victory in the cup competition in a hostile away environment.

Sevilla head into the match eager to get back to winning ways after being held to a 1-1 frustrating home draw by Atletico Madrid in their latest domestic match and hope to turn in style against the resurging Bilbao side.

The visitors head into the match having registered mixed results in their last five matches managing two wins, registered and registered three draws to remain unbeaten in their last five matches and a win in the coming clash will see them extend their unbeaten run to six matches.

Athletic Bilbao will be counting on Spanish striker Iker Munian to fire them past their visitors who will be counting on their inform hitman Ben Yedder to fire them past the home side.

Head to Head

Athletic Bilbao has won three while Sevilla has won two of the last five matches between the two sides.