Sevilla v Atletico Madrid Match Preview and Predictions 3rd January 2019

Time: 18.15

Spanish giants Atletico Madrid and Sevilla clash in matchday 18 of the Spanish La Liga both sides keen to bag the crucial three points in an encounter that could go either way.

Sevilla will be counting on their ever vibrant home support to get the job done and sink the visiting Atletico Madrid side in what will prove to be an uphill task.

Pablo Machin charges Sevilla will be keen to bounce back from their frustrating 1-1 draw to Leganes in their last La Liga outing and start the new year in style.

The visitors head into the match in decent form having won three and drawn two of their last five matches heading into the clash.

The home side currently lies 3rd in the Spanish La Liga standings with  32 points from 17 matches played and a win the coming clash could see them leapfrog their visitors to 2nd.

Atletico Madrid travels to face Sevilla hoping to stage an upset and bag the vital three points in a tricky venue.

Diego Simeone charges will be keen to continue with their winning ways after beating Espanyol 1-0 in their last Spanish La Liga encounter to start the new year with a win.

The visitors are currently in lethal form winning four and registering just one draw in their last five matches.

The away side currently occupy the 2nd position in the La Liga standings with 34 points and a win in the coming clash will see them go level on points with League leaders Barcelona.

Sevilla will be counting on Portuguese hitman Andre Silva to fire them past the visitors who will be counting on French marksman Antoine Griezzman to get the job done.

Head to Head

Atletico Madrid has won three, Sevilla won one and one draw has been registered between the two sides in their last five matches.