Europa League: Sevilla defeat Zenit St Petersburg, reach semi-final

  • Sevilla secured a place in the semi-final of the Europa League after a 4-3 (aggregate) victory over Zenit St Petersburg.

    Leading by 2-1 in the first leg, Sevilla drew the second leg 2-2.

    Carlos Bacca gave Sevilla the lead in the second leg, thanks to a sixth-minute penalty. But the Russian squad staged a comeback, scoring in the 48th and 72nd minutes to level the aggregate score 3-3.

    Eventually, Kevin Gameiro scored a late equalizer to take Sevilla ahead.

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