Leader of LaLiga, the Seville It also presents some good numbers in Europe. Especially in the attacking facet. The team that trains Pablo Machín is the second classified of Group J with nine points, tied with the Russian Krasnodar. At three points is Standard Liege in Group J. If Sevilla draw in Belgium (21.00 hours Movistar Champions League), will overcome the group stage mathematically, since the Belgian side could only match points to lack of a day and Sevilla would have won the particular confrontation. In that last appointment, the Andalusian team would play the first place of the group in the Sánchez Pizjuán against Krasnodar.
The Spanish leader has been establishing an acceptable career in his favorite tournament in high goalscorers. With 15 goals in favor, Sevilla is the king of goals in Europe. Nobody has scored more goals than the Andalusian team in the Europa League or in the Champions League. In his favorite tournament, of which he is five times champion, only Salzburg, with 14, is close to the number of goals achieved by Sevilla. In La Champions, the most scoring team (14 goals) is the City trained by Pep Guardiola. The Machin began the competition by beating Standard (5-1). Then he lost in Krasnodar (2-1), but he scored nine goals against Akhisar in the double date against the Turks (6-0 and 2-3). Midfielder Banega, with three goals, is the top scorer of Sevilla, accompanied by Ben Yedder and Muriel, both with two goals. "Our offensive power responds to the quality of our players and is one of the keys, without doubt, of why we are competing so well," said Machín, coach of Sevilla, in the pre-match. "I'll try to make sure there's no relaxation of any kind even if it's worth the draw. We already have negative experiences outside the home. We want to win and we will be prepared. We are a demanding team and we want to win in all fields, "added the Soriano coach, who will not be able to count on Sergi Gómez, absent due to the accumulation of warnings.
The Betis receives Olympiacos at Benito Villamarín in Group F. (18.55, Gol TV). Those of Quique Setién are having some problems in LaLiga, but in Europe they are showing a good version. The Andalusians are worth two points in the last two matches of the group stage to qualify for the qualifiers. A triumph against Olympiacos, however, would shorten the path of qualification. The Greek team, which arrives with 1,300 fans, will always have qualifying options until the last day, where they host Milan in their stadium. Yes, if the Italians beat bottom club Dudelange, as it should be, the Hellenes must win and improve 3-1 against to qualify if they lose against Betis. "I hope for the best Olympiacos. There he committed us a lot. It is a great team that has seven games without losing and has good players who are now inspired, "said Quique Setién, coach of the Verdiblancos. Lo Celso, with three goals, is the top scorer for Betis in Europe.
The Villarreal, on the other hand, renders visit as leader of Group G. A group that is very even. Villarreal, who broke their domestic streak by beating Betis (2-1), will achieve the classification if they achieve the victory in the historic Ibrox of Glasgow against Rangers (21.00 hours). A defeat would complicate the options to Villarreal, but would still have options on the last day defeating at home Spartak Moscow.