After two matches, goalkeeper Tomáš Vaclík returned to the Seville team in the Spanish football league and in the 10th round contributed to the 4: 2 victory over Celta Vigo. The weakened Real Madrid, which lacked seven players, did not maintain the lead over Villarreal and had to settle for a 1: 1 draw. Atlético Madrid extended the winning streak in the league to five matches thanks to a home win of 1-0 over Barcelona, which is experiencing the worst entry into the year since the 1991/92 season.
Sevilla started actively and took the lead after five minutes of play. However, Vaclík was then overcome by Iago Aspas and Nolit.
The home team began the turn at the set time of the first act, when Yusuf En-Nesjri leveled. The guests were already thinking of a point when Sevilla won the fourth victory of the year with glued goals between the 85th and 87th minutes.
After two minutes of play, the “White Ballet” led the striker Marian in the season thanks to the first goal. Without captain Sergio Ramos and the best scorer of the team Karim Benzema, who won the last four competition matches of Real, but the guests did not win the match. A quarter of an hour before the end, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois fouled and turned the subsequent penalty into a fifth goal in the season, Gerard Moreno.
Although Villarreal dominated the scoring in the second half, Real coach Zinédine Zidane thought that his team could get all the points. “We deserved so much more because of the way we played, especially in the first half. I’m upset that we only have a point after we tried.” The defending champion has won only six of the 12 matches in all competitions and is fourth in the table.
The athletics scored three points from the goal of Belgian midfielder Yannick Carrasco from the third minute of the first half. Diego Simeone’s charges are second only to San Sebastian due to a worse score. Barcelona, which was taken over by club legend Ronald Koeman in the summer, scored only 11 points in the opening eight duels and ranks 10th. In addition, the Catalans lost Gerard Piqué, who did not finish the match due to a knee injury.
|Spanish Football League – Round 10:|
|Levante – Elche 1: 1 (12. Melero – 64. Tete),|
|Villarreal – Real Madrid 1: 1 (76. Moreno z pen. – 2. Mariano),|
|FC Sevilla – Vigo 4: 2 (5. Koundé, 45. + 3 En-Nesjrí, 85. Escudero, 87. El Haddadi – 10. Aspas, 36. Nolito),|
|Atlético Madrid – FC Barcelona 1: 0 (45.+3 Carrasco).|