Thursday Mar 27
Sociedad win to keep up chase
Real Sociedad kept up the pressure on Sevilla in the chase for Europe by beating Real Valladolid 1-0, Real Betis kept their slim surivival hopes alive with a win, while Valencia drew.
R Betis 0 Sevilla 2
Sevilla made history as they recovered from a 2-0 first-leg deficit to knock arch-rivals Real Betis out of the Europa League following a penalty shoot-out.
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Sevilla have never recovered from a first-leg home defeat to win a tie in Uefa competition, so the odds appear heavily stacked against them as Betis boast a 2-0 lead heading into the return game.
Real Betis make point
Primera Liga bottom side Real Betis claimed a much-needed point from a goalless draw against Elche at Martinez Valero.
Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca is keen to make amends for the Europa League defeat to bitter rivals Real Betis when Real Valladolid come to town this weekend.