Sevilla bank on home record as Bayern visit

There is a immeasurable cove in a quarter-final knowledge of Sevilla FC and FC Bayern München, nonetheless a German side will know to take zero for postulated when they transport to Andalusia for a initial leg of their UEFA Champions League tie.

• While Sevilla are in a final 8 of a European Cup for a initial time given their usually prior entrance during this theatre 60 years ago, this is Bayern’s seventh uninterrupted quarter-final and 29th altogether – usually Real Madrid CF, in this turn for a 35th time, have featured some-more often.

• Bayern have never before played Sevilla though have been separated by Spanish opponents in a final 4 seasons. Furthermore, while a Munich bar have mislaid their final 5 divided games to Liga sides, Sevilla are dominant in their 11 home games opposite German clubs (W7 D4).

Match background

• Sevilla’s usually prior European Cup quarter-final came in their entrance European season, 1957/58, when they mislaid 10-2 on total to Real Madrid CF (0-8 away, 2-2 home).

• That 8-0 first-leg better by Madrid is Sevilla’s heaviest European loss, and a biggest domain in any European Cup quarter-final match.

Highlights: Manchester United 1-2 Sevilla (1-2 agg)

Highlights: Manchester United 1-2 Sevilla (1-2 agg)

• Sevilla have won their final 3 home games opposite German sides, all though conceding, many recently violence VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach 3-0 in a 2015/16 organisation stage. That was their fifth unbroken win opposite a Bundesliga club, home and away, nonetheless that run was finished by a 4-2 retreat in Germany in a return.

• The Spanish side’s record in two-legged knockout ties opposite German antithesis is W3 L2. Their many new confront was a 4-2 total win opposite Mönchengladbach in a turn of 32 in Sevilla’s winning 2014/15 UEFA Europa League debate (1-0 home, 3-2 away).

• Vincenzo Montella’s side reached this theatre with a 2-1 total win opposite Manchester United FC, Wissam Ben Yedder entrance off a dais to measure twice in a second leg during Old Trafford.

• Sevilla are dominant during home in this season’s competition, sketch 0-0 during home to United in a turn of 16 initial leg. They picked adult 7 points during home in Group E; a Ben Yedder hat-trick cumulative a 3-0 feat over NK Maribor on matchday dual before FC Spartak Moskva were beaten 2-1. That record looked underneath hazard when Liverpool FC raced into a three-goal half-time lead on matchday five, though Sevilla staged a conspicuous fightback to snatch a 3-3 draw.

• The Spanish bar have won 6 of their final 10 European home matches, losing one and sketch a other three, opposite United, Liverpool and Ä°stanbul BaÅŸakÅŸehir in this season’s play-offs (2-2).

• Bayern are in a quarter-finals for a club-record seventh unbroken season. Before losing to Real Madrid 12 months ago, they had won 6 last-eight ties in a row.

Highlights: BeÅŸiktaÅŸ 1-3 Bayern (1-8 agg)

Highlights: BeÅŸiktaÅŸ 1-3 Bayern (1-8 agg)

• Bayern’s European Cup quarter-final record is W18 L10:
2016/17 Real Madrid CF L 3-6 (1-2 h, 2-4 a aet)
2015/16 SL Benfica W 3-2 (1-0 h, 2-2 a)
2014/15 FC Porto W 7-4 (1-3 a, 6-1 h)
2013/14 Manchester United FC W 4-2 (1-1 a, 3-1 h)
2012/13 Juventus W 4-0 (2-0 h, 2-0 a)
2011/12 Olympique de Marseille W 4-0 (2-0 a, 2-0 h)
2009/10 Manchester United FC W 4-4, divided goals (2-1 h, 2-3 a)
2008/09 FC Barcelona L 1-5 (0-4 a, 1-1 h)
2006/07 AC Milan L 2-4 (2-2 a, 0-2 h)
2004/05 Chelsea FC L 5-6 (2-4 a, 3-2 h)
2001/02 Real Madrid CF L 2-3 (2-1 h, 0-2 a)
2000/01 Manchester United FC W 3-1 (1-0 a, 2-1 h)
1999/00 FC Porto W 3-2 (1-1 a, 2-1 h)
1998/99 1. FC Kaiserslautern W 6-0 (2-0 h, 4-0 a)
1997/98 Borussia Dortmund L 0-1 (0-0 h, 0-1 a)
1994/95 IFK Göteborg W 2-2 divided goals (0-0 h, 2-2 a)
1990/91 FC Porto W 3-1 (1-1 h, 2-0 a)
1989/90 PSV Eindhoven W 3-1 (2-1 h, 1-0 a)
1987/88 Real Madrid CF L 3-4 (3-2 h, 0-2 a)
1986/87 RSC Anderlecht W 7-2 (5-0 h, 2-2 a)
1985/86 RSC Anderlecht L 2-3 (2-1 h, 0-2 a)
1981/82 FC Universitatea Craiova W 3-1 (2-0 a, 1-1 h)
1980/81 FC Baník Ostrava W 6-2 (2-0 h, 4-2 a)
1976/77 FC Dynamo Kyiv L 1-2 (1-0 h, 0-2 a)
1975/76 SL Benfica W 5-1 (0-0 a, 5-1 h)
1974/75 FC Ararat Yerevan W 2-1 (2-0 h, 0-1 a)
1973/74 PFC CSKA Sofia W 5-3 (4-1 h, 1-2 a)
1972/73 AFC Ajax L 2-5 (0-4 a, 2-1 h)

• Bayern are appearing in a UEFA Champions League quarter-finals for a 17th time, some-more than any other club. FC Barcelona and Real Madrid are successive in line on 16 apiece.

• Bayern’s record in two-legged ties opposite Spanish sides is W9 L10. Their seductiveness in final season’s foe was finished during this theatre by Real Madrid, who won 2-1 in Munich and 4-2 after additional time in Spain – Bayern’s fourth unbroken knockout detriment in ties opposite Liga teams. They were beaten by Club Atlético de Madrid in 2015/16, FC Barcelona in 2014/15 and Real Madrid again in 2013/14 – all in a semi-finals. 

• Overall Bayern’s divided record opposite Spanish clubs is W6 D5 L15.

• Jupp Heynckes’ side reached this theatre with an 8-1 total win opposite BeÅŸiktaÅŸ JK in a turn of 16, including a 5-0 win in Munich that was a biggest home first-leg feat in a UEFA Champions League knockout phase.

• Beaten 3-0 during contingent Group B winners Paris Saint-Germain on matchday two, call a depart of manager Carlo Ancelotti, Bayern’s successive 2-1 wins during both Celtic FC and RSC Anderlecht, and a 3-1 win during BeÅŸiktaÅŸ in a last-16 second leg, meant they have available 5 victories in their final 12 European divided games – with 5 losses.

• Under Ancelotti, Bayern came second in their organisation behind Atlético Madrid in 2016/17 – a initial time they had unsuccessful to win their territory given 2009/10, and steady this season.

Matchday memories: Classic last-eight moments

Matchday memories: Classic last-eight moments

Coach and actor links
• Heynckes has had spells in assign of Spanish sides Athletic Club (1992–94), CD Tenerife (1995–97) and Real Madrid CF (1997/98); his record opposite Sevilla is W5 D3 L4.

• Heynckes scored both goals for West Germany in a 2-1 accessible win opposite Spain on 24 Nov 1973.

• Javi Martínez done 201 Liga appearances for Athletic Club between 2006 and 2012, scoring 22 goals. He faced Sevilla 11 times in all competitions (W4 D1 L6), scoring in a 3-0 Copa del Rey semi-final second-leg feat on 4 Mar 2009 as Athletic modernized 4-2 on aggregate.

• James Rodríguez done 77 Liga appearances for Real Madrid between 2014 and 2017, scoring 28 times. He faced Sevilla 8 times (W7 L1), scoring 4 goals.

• James was in a FC Porto side that won 2-1 during Sevilla in a turn of 32 initial leg in their winning 2010/11 UEFA Europa League campaign.

• Juan Bernat played 51 Liga games for Valencia between 2011 and 2014, scoring once. He faced Sevilla 4 times (W2 D1 L1) and played in both games as Valencia suffered a late away-goals better in a 2014 UEFA Europa League semi-finals.

• Thiago Alcántara played 68 Liga games for Barcelona between 2009 and 2013, scoring 7 goals. His record opposite Sevilla is W2 D1 L2.

• Arjen Robben done 50 Liga appearances for Real Madrid between 2007 and 2009, scoring 11 times. He faced Sevilla twice (W1 L1) and was sent off in Madrid’s 4-3 home better in Dec 2008.

• Rafinha played in both legs of FC Schalke 04’s 2005/06 UEFA Cup semi-final detriment opposite Sevilla (0-0 home, 0-1 aet away).

• Corentin Tolisso’s Olympique Lyonnais mislaid 1-0 during Sevilla in final season’s UEFA Champions League organisation stage, sketch 0-0 during home.

• Mats Hummels and Robert Lewandowski played in Borussia Dortmund’s 1-0 home better and 2-2 divided pull with Sevilla in a 2010/11 UEFA Europa League organisation stage.

• Sebastian Rudy twice featured as a surrogate divided to Sevilla for VfB Stuttgart; a 2-0 better in a 2008/09 UEFA Cup organisation theatre and a 1-1 pull in a 2009/10 UEFA Champions League organisation stage.

• On 14 Nov 2017 a Germany group including Mats Hummels, Niklas Süle, Sebastian Rudy and Sandro Wagner drew 2-2 in a accessible opposite France, for whom Corentin Tolisso and surrogate Steven N’Zonzi featured.

• International team-mates:
Luis Muriel James Rodríguez (Colombia)
Sergio Rico, Nolito, Jesús Navas Thiago Alcántara, Javi Martínez, Juan Bernat (Spain)
Steven N’Zonzi, Sébastien Corchia Kingsley Coman, Corentin Tolisso (France)

• Have played together:
Sergio Escudero Manuel Neuer (FC Schalke 04, 2010–11)
Johannes Geis Joshua Kimmich, Niklas Süle (Germany Under-21, 2014–15)

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