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Sevilla 2-2 Villarreal: Montella’s men fight back to claim point in thriller

Steven N’Zonzi’s late strike completed a remarkable comeback draw for Sevilla against Villarreal, after they had initially trailed the visitors by two goals and had Wissam Ben Yedder sent off before a dramatic final 25 minutes at the Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán. Daniel Rabaseda and Carlos Bacca put the Yellow Submarine in control either side of Ben Yedder’s dismissal. Nolito then saw his penalty saved by Sergio Asenjo after a handball from Jaume Costa also reduced the opponents to ten men, but later made amends with a calm finish before…

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Nolito set to miss Anfield trip

Sevilla winger, Nolito, has been ruled out of the clubs trip to England to take on Liverpool in their opening game of the Champions League group stages. Nolito gave a man of the match performance on Saturday evening in Sevilla’s 3-0 win over Eibar. He scored one goal and set up another but unfortunately for Eduardo Berizzo he picked up a thigh injury at the end of the game and will now miss the trip to Anfield and next weekends La Liga game against Getafe before undergoing further medical tests…

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Sevilla 3-0 Eibar: Sevilla cruise to three points at home

Sevilla produced an excellent second half performance, scoring three times, to secure a 3-0 win over Eibar at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. Goals from Ganso, Wissam Ben Yedder and Nolito saw the Andalusians run out comfortable winners in the end and the three points saw them go temporarily top of La Liga. The game started off quite slowly with few chances in the opening half hour but Sevilla came closest to breaking the dead lock when Nolito beat two defenders down the left side of the box but Marko Dmitrovic…

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Sevilla victorious in Antonio Puerta Trophy

Sevilla beat Serie A side, Roma, 2-1 on Thursday night to win the Antonio Puerta Trophy for the seventh time. It was an emotional night at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan as a crowd of 29,298 fans gathered to pay their respects to the left back who passed away ten years ago on the 28th of this month. Before kickoff the two captains laid wreaths at the spot where Puerta collapsed in a game against Getafe a few days before his death. There were tributes throughout the game but most notably…

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Nolito discusses delight at leaving Man City

New Sevilla winger Nolito has revealed his delight at ending his Manchester City nightmare and moving back to La Liga. The 30-year-old left Celta Vigo in 2016 to join English side City and although his career at the Etihad stadium started well – he was dropped from the starting eleven and found playing time hard to come by. Having been signed by former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola, it was expected that the Spanish international would enjoy a fruitful career in Manchester due to the coach’s admiration for his quality. Just…

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Nolito completes Sevilla move

Spanish winger, Nolito, has completed a move to Sevilla from Manchester City, the Andalusian club have confirmed. The 30-year-old played 30 times in England, scoring six goals. Unfortunatly, he has struggled to make an impact in Guardiola side since the turn of the year, failing to make either an appearance or score in 2017. Eduardo Berizzo will be hoping that he can get the best out of the winger like he did with Celta de Vigo two years ago. Nolito scored 12 goals and assisted another 7 in a highly productive…

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Sevilla step up chase for Man City winger Nolito

Sevilla are involved in talks with Manchester City over the summer signing of Nolito, according to reports in Spanish press. The Andalusian side have been locked in talks with City since the end of the season as they seek to sign two Spanish wingers, with Nolito linked and free transfer Jesus Navas looking likely to return to the club. A one year loan deal with £9m next season for a permanent deal is the figure being touted around various Spanish media and English publications with a contract now all that looks…

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Man City set to see two wingers leave for Sevilla

Sevilla are in talks with Manchester City over a double deal for Spanish wingers Nolito and Jesus Navas, according to various reports. Jose Manuel Oliva of Cadena COPE claimed on Thursday evening that an asking price of £7 million was set for former Barcelona man Nolito, after talks between both parties. It is understood that the Spanish side are keen to agree a loan deal with the option to purchase rather than spend the cash, however, City are unsure. Sevilla president Pepe Castro confirmed via Cadena COPE that the clubs have…

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Nolito stalling on Sevilla decision after Aspas plea

Sevilla are in talks with Manchester City over a season-long loan for winger Nolito, but discussions between him Celta Vigo forward Iago Aspas have stalled such a deal. The former Celta man, who left the club for Premier League giants City last summer, has been told his future in England is over and a move back to La Liga has since been speculated. Photographed recently in Sevilla after meeting with sporting director Oscar Arias on Tuesday, reports in English press claimed a loan deal had been agreed. However, Europa League…

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