Sevilla and Roma meet at Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (8th Finals). There is only a record of 1 direct confrontation in the last 3 years between these two teams, in 10‑08-2017, which ended with the victory of Sevilla by (2‑1).
The home team reaches this stage of the UEFA Europa League (8th Finals) after a home draw by (0‑0) and a draw away by (1‑1) with Cluj. The team arrives at this match after a draw away with Atlético Madrid by (2-2). Sevilla won 3 and drew 1 of their last 4 home games for the UEFA Europa League.
For this competition, he did not lose any of the last 4 games in his stadium. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 6 of the last 8 games for this competition. In the last 19 home matches for all competitions there are 2 periods that stand out: they scored 10 of their 28 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘); He suffered 5 of his 14 goals between minutes (61’ ‑ 75 ‘).
The Sevilla team comes to this game with a 2-2 draw on the trip to Atlético de Madrid, adding in this way the sixth official match without tasting the taste of defeat. Keep in mind that the Sevillians beat the Cluj in the last round of the Europa League. In this match against the fans, coach Julen Lopetegui must keep the team in a 4-3-3, benefiting the possession of the ball and the attacks paused by the flanks: Banega is the great organizer of the offensive process. Lucas Ocampos is the top scorer of Sevilla, with 12 goals scored. Fernando will be absent from this game, due to physical problems.
The away team reaches this stage of the UEFA Europa League (8th Finals) after a draw away by (1‑1) and a home victory by (1‑0) with Gent. The team arrives at this match after a win out with Cagliari by (3-4). In the last 4 games he played as a visitor to the UEFA Europa League, Roma won 1, drew 2 and lost 1. Their attack has scored regularly, as they scored at least one goal in each of the last 8 matches for This competition This is a team that usually scores many times first: he opened the scoring in 6 of his last 8 matches for the UEFA Europa League, of these 6 he came to rest at an advantage in all and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘in 3.
The Roma team comes to this game with a 3-4 victory against Cagliari, in a game for the Italian championship. In the previous rounds of the Europa League, the visiting club beat the Belgians of Gent. When he plays away from home, coach Paulo Fonseca generally uses a cautious tactical system, aligned in 4-3-3, with Edin Dzeko as the team’s most advanced man. It should be noted that the athlete mentioned above is the top scorer of Rome in official matches, with 15 goals scored. For this game, the visiting coach cannot count on Zaniolo, Pellegrini, Pastore and Zappacosta, all with physical problems.