With a 2-0 victory at Osasuna on the evening of February 22, Sevilla rose to the third place that Barca had previously held in La Liga.
* Scores: Diego Carlos 19 & # 39;, Luuk de Jong 49 & # 39;
Sevilla played at the latest in the 24th round, and they took advantage of Barca’s 1-1 draw with Cadiz.
Before the opponent standing in the lower half, Sevilla did not have many difficulties in taking the initiative. The visitors soon advanced with a Deigo Carlos header from a 19-minute corner. When the second half was four minutes into the game, Luuk de Jong decided to play with a diagonal cushion from the left flank.
The win over Osasuna helped Sevilla reach 48 points, pushing Barca down to fourth with one point less.
Atletico still leads with 55 points. Real is second with only three points behind. In the Top 4, three teams Atletico, Sevilla and Barca all have a match, while Real has played 24 rounds.
Yesterday was Sevilla’s sixth consecutive victory in La Liga. Ivan Rakitic and his teammates are firmly building a place in the Top 4, ensuring the chance to win tickets to the Champions League next season.
In the next round, on February 27, Sevilla will face Barca directly at home Sanchez Pizjuan. Four days later, the two teams continued to fight each other, in the King’s Cup semi-final second leg. Sevilla has a 2-0 advantage in the first leg.
* Results – La Liga schedule
* La Liga scoreboard