Levante 3/1 to beat Sevilla in Fridays La Liga clash
Competition: La Liga
Market: Levante to beat Sevilla
Odds: 3/1 @ Bet365
With the La Liga table reaching the end of the season, Spanish football’s top division remains incredibly tight at both ends of the table with just a single point seeing a team jump several places. On that note, Levante will look to move further from the drop zone on Friday night.
For the hosts, after being promoted from La Liga B last season, many expected that Levante would be in a fight to secure safety for a second season, however, Levante are enjoying a stellar run of form at the backend of the season. After 34 games this season, Levante have won eight, drawn 13 and lost 13, scoring 32 and conceding 49, no team has drawn more games in the division this season than Levante. With a points tally of 37, Levante now sit 17th in the table and their recent form has seen them gain a seven-point buffer over the drop zone and with a 16 goal advantage over Deportivo will see one more win secure their safety with four games remaining. Levante have now only lost one match in their last eight, winning five and drawing two.
As for the visitors, despite an impressive start to the season that saw them almost confirm their spot in the Europa League for next season, Sevilla have recently begun to struggle. After 33 La Liga games this season, Sevilla have won 14, drawn six and lost 13, scoring 41 and conceding 52 no team in the top half of the table have conceded more goals than Sevilla this year. With a points tally of 48, they now sit 18 points adrift of breaking into the top four of the table and are now eight points adrift of close rivals Villarreal. As for their recent form, Sevilla have now failed to win any of their last eight, losing four and drawing four.
Bet: Levante 9/2 to beat Sevilla in Mondays La Liga clash 3/1 @ Bet365>>