Chelsea were made to buckle down by Rennes last break in Europe, yet a late goal from substitute Olivier Giroud saw them get a 2-1 success and with it a spot in the last 16 was secured.The Blues have now won three out of a line in the opposition since drawing 0-0 with Sevilla on the opening matchday not since 2012 have they won four straight Champions League games.
That was the season Chelsea lifted the cup for the main time with a renowned success over Bayern Munich in the last, while not since 2015-16 have they completed top of a group. It has been a long time since Sevilla last bested a Champions League group, in the interim, however that will be the prize in the event that one of these sides can get a triumph.
Los Nervionenses have additionally followed up their matchday one draw at Stamford Bridge with three straight successes, beating Rennes 1-0 and Krasnodar 3-2 and 2-1 home and away individually. Sevilla, more acclimated with contending in and winning the Europa League, are out to go unbeaten in their initial five games in UEFA’s Champions rivalry unexpectedly.
Julen Lopetegui’s men absolutely enter the game in great structure because of five wins in succession in all rivalries, most as of late beating Huesca 1-0 to ascend to fifth in La Liga standing.Chelsea’s six game series of wins was finished by Tottenham Hotspur in a 0-0 draw on Sunday, in the interim, yet the Blues are presently unbeaten in eleven matches since September.
In any case, the English club have won just one of their last 10 games against Spanish adversaries in the Champions League and are winless in six since beating Atletico Madrid in 2017.
Sevilla, by correlation, are unbeaten in their last seven games with English sides in significant European rivalry winning three and drawing four since a 2-0 misfortune to Leicester City in 2016-17.
Sevilla and Chelsea may have accomplished their point of arriving at the last 16 at the most punctual conceivable chance, yet the two sides will presently be quick to make sure about best position. The hosts have won five matches in succession, however Chelsea are additionally in acceptable structure and are unbeaten in nine group stage matches in the Champions League, so we predict a draw in the upcoming match.