During the return leg of the 1/8 Champions League finals Sevilla has won away match over Manchester United and has got into a quarterfinal.
the first match of the 1/8 Champions League finals Sevilla had
serious advantage but Manchester United has defended a draw thanks to
mastership. 0 points in Andalusia have left to José Mourinho and
Vincenzo Montella’s teams equal chances of getting into the
quarterfinal as the first team didn’t lose the away match and the
second didn’t miss any goal at home arena. Three weeks later the
Red Devils and Los
met at Old Trafford and the draw result wasn’t acceptable this time
– one team had to go further.
was the day before when no one knew whether Paul Pogba will be able
to take part in this match. The Frenchman, obviously, hasn’t managed
to restore his health completely and therefore he was warming the
bench. His place in the middle zone of Manchester United wasn’t
but by Marouane
We suppose that José Mourinho needed more experienced and tall
football player. If we speak about the squad of Sevilla in comparison
with the first match Vincenzo Montell has made one change. The full
who had managed to restore his health was playing instead of
United had managed to aggravate situation at the rival’s gates.
Romelu Lukaku was playing with Jesse Lingard and made one-touch shot
but the Belgian forward had to be more accurate – the ball has
flown over a crossbeam! Sevilla decided to answer this shot and has
created quite good chance after the left wing corner. Joaquin Correa
headed shot after Banega’s assist but this time the shot wasn’t
accurate as well.
that the game turned out to be not so bright for the neutral viewer.
The price of the mistake was too high therefore football players of
both teams preferred not to risk. We can point out quite good shot of
from the border of penalty area however the player of guests hasn’t
reached the far corner. Much more favorable moment has happened by
the end of the first half to Marouane Fellaini. Having met with
Alexis Sanchez, the Belgian midfielder has shot from the left part of
the rivals’ penalty area but Sergio Rico did well that time.
the debut of the second half Sevilla has carried out an excellent
counterattack. In its end Joaquin Correa has appeared before David de
Gea but the player of guests was making the decision for a long time
and therefore Eric
has managed to play in a tackle. Manchester United has answered with
Jesse Lingard’s shot but Sergio Rico has saved the team. Shortly
Alexis Sanchez kicked however the Chilean has got into the rival.
fifteen minutes till the end of the match the team of Vincenzo
Montella has punished Manchester United for too boring football. Ben
has just substituted the football player received a pass from Pablo
Sarabia, has avoided Eric Bailly and has shot in the right corner. It
was only the knock-down and on the 78th minute the Red Devils have
been knocked out. After the left pass Ben
made a head – David de Gea tried to save his team but the ball
nevertheless has crossed the line of the gates. The French forward
has scored two goals, having spent at the field only six minutes.
Mourinho’s team has rushed to the attack and shortly before the end
of the normal time has won back one goal. After the corner the ball
has found Romelu Lukaku and the Belgian has powerfully kicked from
several meters. The Red Devils were not able to do anything more.
Manchester United has left the Champions League and will draw certain
conclusions and Sevilla will play in the quarterfinal.