The Fort Worth Press - Sevilla draw with Atletico to qualify for Champions League

USD -
AED 3.672968
AFN 71.737228
ALL 92.504722
AMD 387.156217
ANG 1.800157
AOA 848.358955
ARS 889.736749
AUD 1.508705
AWG 1.8025
AZN 1.703903
BAM 1.801999
BBD 2.016769
BDT 117.160363
BGN 1.801999
BHD 0.376468
BIF 2867.093564
BMD 1
BND 1.348689
BOB 6.901921
BRL 5.138619
BSD 0.998848
BTN 83.019118
BWP 13.570738
BYN 3.268807
BYR 19600
BZD 2.01336
CAD 1.36674
CDF 2810.000183
CHF 0.914375
CLF 0.032935
CLP 908.785185
CNY 7.242031
CNH 7.26256
COP 3864.744092
CRC 512.092873
CUC 1
CUP 26.5
CVE 101.593956
CZK 22.69575
DJF 177.841249
DKK 6.878025
DOP 58.819736
DZD 134.383379
EGP 47.152913
ERN 15
ETB 57.390519
EUR 0.92192
FJD 2.26765
FKP 0.796099
GBP 0.78483
GEL 2.709748
GGP 0.796099
GHS 14.532639
GIP 0.796099
GMD 67.774974
GNF 8586.17036
GTQ 7.758787
GYD 208.974064
HKD 7.81165
HNL 24.683282
HRK 6.979956
HTG 132.795872
HUF 354.33503
IDR 16045
ILS 3.658575
IMP 0.796099
INR 83.05875
IQD 1308.425853
IRR 42075.000226
ISK 138.202706
JEP 0.796099
JMD 156.318238
JOD 0.708903
JPY 157.017031
KES 130.34505
KGS 87.955702
KHR 4074.261759
KMF 455.650003
KPW 899.999697
KRW 1366.7023
KWD 0.30701
KYD 0.832358
KZT 442.391855
LAK 21378.357212
LBP 89445.15594
LKR 299.212236
LRD 193.574965
LSL 18.480059
LTL 2.95274
LVL 0.60489
LYD 4.839913
MAD 9.963146
MDL 17.71963
MGA 4426.221956
MKD 56.774312
MMK 2097.572212
MNT 3449.999773
MOP 8.03796
MRU 39.739648
MUR 46.080489
MVR 15.460081
MWK 1731.791588
MXN 16.697005
MYR 4.711502
MZN 63.505683
NAD 18.480117
NGN 1468.459891
NIO 36.762335
NOK 10.59558
NPR 132.830884
NZD 1.634575
OMR 0.384669
PAB 0.998848
PEN 3.734095
PGK 3.881697
PHP 58.204498
PKR 277.863546
PLN 3.922729
PYG 7512.783895
QAR 3.641504
RON 4.587975
RSD 107.934675
RUB 91.624968
RWF 1313.493343
SAR 3.750598
SBD 8.475185
SCR 13.658967
SDG 600.999704
SEK 10.67024
SGD 1.349995
SHP 1.26345
SLE 22.847303
SLL 20969.50094
SOS 570.999872
SRD 32.2745
STD 20697.981008
SVC 8.740038
SYP 2512.529855
SZL 18.363661
THB 36.669016
TJS 10.767402
TMT 3.51
TND 3.11875
TOP 2.364803
TRY 31.718165
TTD 6.783065
TWD 32.246499
TZS 2596.950293
UAH 40.091215
UGX 3800.617312
UYU 38.439213
UZS 12698.207951
VEF 3622552.534434
VES 36.500745
VND 25471
VUV 118.72199
WST 2.803093
XAF 604.373704
XAG 0.032955
XAU 0.000428
XCD 2.70255
XDR 0.754503
XOF 604.373704
XPF 110.701412
YER 250.350324
ZAR 18.410221
ZMK 9001.173613
ZMW 26.658682
ZWL 321.999592
  • RIO

    0.4300

    71.85

    +0.6%

  • CMSC

    0.1200

    24.24

    +0.5%

  • NGG

    -1.0300

    60.69

    -1.7%

  • SCS

    0.1300

    13.18

    +0.99%

  • BTI

    -0.1100

    30.62

    -0.36%

  • CMSD

    0.0000

    24.09

    0%

  • BCC

    4.6500

    141.11

    +3.3%

  • GSK

    -0.0300

    45.12

    -0.07%

  • RYCEF

    0.1020

    5.65

    +1.81%

  • RELX

    0.5300

    44.69

    +1.19%

  • RBGPF

    -1.8300

    55.21

    -3.31%

  • BP

    0.3000

    36.72

    +0.82%

  • BCE

    -0.2200

    33.57

    -0.66%

  • AZN

    0.3600

    78.54

    +0.46%

  • VOD

    -0.0300

    9.33

    -0.32%

  • JRI

    0.0250

    11.395

    +0.22%

Sevilla draw with Atletico to qualify for Champions League
Sevilla draw with Atletico to qualify for Champions League / Photo: © AFP

Sevilla draw with Atletico to qualify for Champions League

Sevilla finally confirmed their place in La Liga's top four on Sunday as a late equaliser by Youssef En-Nesyri snatched a 1-1 draw against Atletico Madrid to secure their qualification for the Champions League.

Text size:

Jose Gimenez's first-half header looked set to give Atletico victory at the Wanda Metropolitano and with Real Betis beating Granada, Sevilla's fight with their city rivals for fourth would have gone down to a nail-biting final day.

Instead, En-Nesyri nodded in Oliver Torres' cross with five minutes remaining to earn Sevilla the point they needed to guarantee their top-four spot, after a hugely disappointing few weeks that has seen their coach Julen Lopetegui come under pressure.

Instead, Lopetegui was tossed into the air by Sevilla's celebrating players after the final whistle.

En-Nesyri's equaliser also prevented Atletico making sure of third place as Luis Suarez bid farewell to the home fans, with the Uruguayan set to leave when his contract expires this summer.

After being forced out by cash-strapped Barcelona, Suarez exacted revenge by proving instrumental in Atletico's monumental La Liga title triumph last season, when he scored 21 goals in 32 league appearances and finished as the team’s top scorer.

The 35-year-old has been useful but less emphatic this term, scoring 14 goals in 48 appearances and his own dip from last year’s high standards has been symptomatic of Atletico’s malaise more generally.

Suarez has often started on the bench since the turn of the year, with Joao Felix increasingly preferred by Atletico coach Diego Simeone.

Atletico sit a point ahead of Sevilla and have a tough trip away at Real Sociedad to finish the season next weekend. Sevilla will play at home to Athletic Bilbao.

Real Sociedad came from behind to defeat Villarreal 2-1 at La Ceramica in what was billed as the sudden-death match for Europa League qualification.

Villarreal had to win to keep their hopes of finishing sixth alive and took the lead after Francis Coquelin’s acrobatic effort just before half-time.

But La Real came storming back in the second half, Alexander Isak tapping in at the back post before Martin Zubimendi prodded in after Villarreal failed to clear.

It means Real Sociedad and Real Betis will play in the Europa League next season while Villarreal sit a point ahead of Athletic Bilbao and might need a result away at Barcelona on the last day to qualify for the Europa Conference League.

- Barca seal second place -

Barcelona sealed second place although a drab, goalless draw away at Getafe extends an underwhelming end to the campaign for the Catalans. The result, though, suited both teams as a point guaranteed Getafe's survival.

Cadiz are right in the middle of the relegation fight and left the Nuevo Mirandilla disappointed, despite a 1-1 draw at home to already-crowned champions Real Madrid.

Carlo Ancelotti continues to rotate his team ahead of the Champions League final against Liverpool on May 28 and Cadiz were the latest team to profit, with Karim Benzema, Thibaut Courtois and Luka Modric all left at home.

Madrid took the lead when Mariano Diaz steered in and while Cadiz equalised through Ruben Sobrino, they could have won it when Andrey Lunin brought down Alvaro Negredo and the referee pointed to the spot. Lunin, though, made amends by saving Negredo’s spot-kick.

Mallorca are level on points with Cadiz after they gave their survival hopes a major boost by beating Rayo Vallecano 2-1, Abdon Prats scoring an incredible 92nd-minute winner at Son Moix.

Granada, who are one point ahead of Mallorca and Cadiz, lost 2-0 away at Real Betis. Alaves join Levante in being relegated after they lost to Levante 3-1.

J.P.Cortez--TFWP