Seville defeated Celta Vigo by 4-3 as a visitor this Monday at the close of matchday 30 of The league from Spain. Those of Julen lopetegui and those of Eduardo “Chacho” Coudet They starred in a real game that was defined with a goal from Argentine Alejandro “Papu” Gómez at 76 ‘. Now, the Sevillian team is 4th with 61 units, 6 behind the leader Atlético de Madrid.
Despite the fact that many take for granted that the Spanish championship will remain for Atlético de Madrid, Real Madrid or Barcelona, Sevilla does not get out of the fight and adds three very important points in the absence of 8 dates in LaLiga. With 24 points at stake, Atlético maintains the lead with 67 points, ‘Merengue’ is second with 66, Barça completes the podium with 65 and Sevilla closes the Top 4 with 61.
The match, which was very even, began with a goal from French central Jules Kounde (7 ‘), but Celta turned the score around with a double from their star Iago Aspas (20’ from a penalty and 23 ‘). Brazilian Fernando tied the game again after half an hour of play (35 ‘), but Brais Méndez scored the third goal for his team, which led the Galicians to break with an advantage (43’).
Already in the second half, Sevilla was superior and turned the match with goals from Croatian Iván Rakitic (60 ‘) and Argentine Alejandro “Papu” Gómez (76’), who defined the match. The ex-Atalanta attacker took advantage of an error by Ghanaian Joseph Aidoo and defined in a very good way in a one-on-one with goalkeeper Iván Villar. The next date will also be brave for the Sevillians, as they visit Real Sociedad (5th).
Celta Vigo: Iván Villar; Hugo Mallo, Joseph Aidoo, José Manuel Fontán, Aarón Martín; Brais Méndez, Renato Tapia, Nolito, Denis Suárez; Iago Aspas, Santi Mina. DT: Eduardo Coudet. Seville: Bond; Jesús Navas, Jules Koundé, Diego Carlos, Marcos Acuña; Joan Jordán, Fernando, Ivan Rakitic; Suso, Youssef En-Nesyri, Lucas Ocampos. DT: Julen Lopetegui. Referee: Alejandro José Hernández. Stadium: Balaídos.
Results of the matches of the 30th day of the Spanish soccer championship, and classification table: Friday: SD Huesca – Elche 3 – 1. Saturday: Getafe – Cádiz 0 – 1, Athletic – Alavés 0 – 0, Eibar – Levante 0 – 1, Real Madrid – Barcelona 2 – 1. Sunday: Villarreal – Osasuna 1 – 2, Valencia – Real Sociedad 2 – 2, Valladolid – Granada 1 – 2, Betis – Atlético de Madrid 1 – 1. Monday: Celta – Seville 3 – 4. Results source: AFP.