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MU meets Sevilla in the semi-finals of the Europa League 2019-20

Although not experienced in the Europa League arena like Sevilla, Wolves showed that they were not inferior to their opponents. Not only that, Wolves are the better team to join.

In the 13th minute, Wolves had a very good chance to open the score. Defender Sevilla fouled Adama Traore in the penalty area, Wolves were awarded a penalty. However, Raul Jimenez failed.

Raul Jimenez missed the chance to help Wolves score

After this situation, Sevilla gradually regained his posture and created a tit-for-tat with Wolves. Suso, En-Nesyri, or Lucas Ocampos all had the opportunity to intimidate goalie Rui Patricio, but all failed to beat the Portuguese goalkeeper. The first half ended 0-0.

Entering the second half, Sevilla maintained control of the ball but had difficulty in deploying an attack against Wolves’ defensive ability. Towards the end of the match, when everyone thought about the fact that the two teams had to decide to win or lose by extra time, the goal suddenly came. In the 88th minute, from a teammate’s free-kick, Lucas Ocampos hit Wolves’ head in the net, scoring the only goal of the match.

Winning the match 1-0, Sevilla won a ticket to play in the semi-finals of the Europa League. Sevilla’s opponent will be MU, the team that defeated Copenhagen also 1-0 in the previous match.

In the other match, Shakhtar Donetsk destroyed the opponent Basel with the score 4-1. The goals of the Ukraine representative were scored by Junior Moraes Mora (2 ‘), Taison (22’), Alan Patrick (75 ‘), and Dodo (88’). Meanwhile, Ricky van Wolfswinkel is Basel’s honorary scorer (90 ‘+ 2). In the semifinals, Shakhtar Donetsk will face Inter Milan, who overcame Bayer Leverkusen 2-1.

Sevilla is a strong opponent

Sevilla is the team that holds the record for most Europa League championships. According to statistics, every time they reach the quarter-finals of the Europa League, Sevilla wins. In La Liga last season, Sevilla also impressed when they finished fourth, behind Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid.

As scheduled, the semi-finals of the Europa League 2019-20 will take place in Germany on August 17 and 18.