Granada and Sevilla meet at Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes, in a match for the 2nd round of the First Division. The history of direct confrontations played in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 6 games won 3, drew 1 and lost 2. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a game in this stadium, in 09 -08-2019, for Friendly, Granada won by (2‑1). Attention to the home factor, since Granada usually conquers different results at home and abroad.
The home team arrives on this 2nd day after the draw for (4-4) in the first game for the league, against Villarreal. This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 18 goals scored and 13 suffered; against 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium, with 19 goals scored and 7 suffered. In its last 10 home games, Granada records 9 wins and 1 draw. His attack has scored regularly, as he always scored at least one goal in the last 10 games. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 11 of their last 26 matches ended with Under 1,5 goals and 18 in 26 ended with Under 2,5 goals.
Granada comes for this match after a 4-4 draw against Villarreal, in a match for the Spanish championship: the team’s goals were scored by Darwin Machís, Vico, Puertas and Soldier. In this match against Sevilla, a very complicated opponent, coach Diego Martínez must use a strategy with a well-organized defense and attacks through rapid transitions. The experienced Spanish striker Soldier is one of the great dangers of Granada, since this athlete is very powerful and competent in the finalization. In doubt for this match are Bernardo Cruz, Alejandro Sánchez, Lozano and Rodri.
The visiting team comes to this 2nd day, after the victory in its premiere in the league, against Espanyol, for (0-2) This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and out, since in the last 30 games he has 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses as a visitor, with 24 goals scored and 23 suffered; against 10 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in his stadium, with 36 goals scored and 17 suffered. In the last 10 matches played as a visitor for all competitions, Sevilla won 5, drew 2 and lost 3. Their defense has not been very solid, since they suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their attack has marked with regularly, since he scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games.
Sevilla comes to this match after a 0-2 victory against Espanyol: Nolito and Reguilón scored the goals. In this game, the Sevillians managed to show great offensive power in a very complicated stadium. Coach Julen Lopetegui is expected to organize his players in a 4-3-3, with a more supportive playing style. At the individual level, we highlight Luuk de Jong, a very mobile and competent player in the finalization. On the other hand, Ocampos is the main responsible for unbalancing the attack of the team. The whole team is available for this match.