Sevilla faces Barca challenge
Barcelona will play Sevilla in round 18 of La Liga after meeting the same team in a cup game in midweek. Barca the Copa del Roy match 1-nil.
Sevilla are on a poor run at the moment having lost their last three matches 2-1.
Before those three losses Sevilla had only lost twice in the league and were fourth on the table.
Barca are the form team with 16 points from their last six matches and scored 13 goals and conceded just two.
Depending on the other results a win for Sevilla will take them just one more place up whilst a loss could also drop see them drop one place.
A loss for Barca will mean losing top place if Real Madrid wins its match against Athletic Bilbao.
Here is some of the stats for Barcelona and Sevilla so far this season:
|Failed to score||1||3|
|Ave. goals scored||2.5||1.6|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.6||1.0|
|Biggest win||Barcelona 6 - 1 Zaragoza|
Tenerife 0 - 5 Barcelona
|Athletic Bilbao 0 - 4 Sevilla|
|Biggest loss||No loss||Valencia 2 - 0 Sevilla|
|Score 3 or more||7||3|
|Concede 3 or more||0||0|
|Ave. goals scored||2.8||1.8|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.8||1.2|
|Ave. goals scored||2.2||1.5|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.4||0.8|