Sevilla are aiming to get their second straight win in La Liga on their visit to Espanyol on Sunday.
The Andalusian club beat Elche 2-0 in their previous game where Papu Gómez and Rafa Mir both scored. Sevilla remain in second place in the league with 50 points from 24 games.
Los Nervionenses are coming off a 3-1 victory over Dinamo Zagreb in the Round of 16 of the UEFA Europa League. Ivan Rakitic, Lucas Ocampos and Anthony Martial were on target to lead their team to victory in the first leg.
Sevilla boss Julen Lopetegui will not be able to use Gonzalo Montiel, Erik Lamela and Suso in this game due to injury.
Espanyol failed to win in their last five games in La Liga and their last six in all competitions.
The Periquitos recorded a 2-2 draw against Barcelona in the last round. Sergi Darder and Raul de Tomas scored for Vicente Moreno's side.
Sevilla beat Spain 2-0 in September in their first meeting in La Liga this season. Youssef En-Nesyri and Rafa Mir scored for Los Nervionenses. Sevilla are unbeaten in their last seven games against Espanyol, who last won a game in the series in 2017.
Espanyol vs Sevilla Tips
1. Match Result - Sevilla to win
Sevilla beat Espanyol back in September and we expect the same result here.
2. Total Goals - Under 2.5
The two teams combined for two goals in their last meeting and this match will likely result in the same total.
3. Both Teams To Score - No
We don’t expect Espanyol to score here.
4. Anytime Goalscorer - Youssef En-Nesyri
The Moroccan striker scored in Sevilla’s win over Espanyol in September and he has netted three times in the Premier League this season.
5. Correct Score - Sevilla 1-0
One goal should be enough for Sevilla to secure a win on the road.