Villarreal 1-1 Sevilla: Sevilla denied a win as Yellow Submarine fight back

Villarreal vs Seville
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Villarreal were helde ach other to a 1-1 draw by Seville on Sunday at Estadio Ciudad de Valencia. Villarreal arrived at the match looking to pick up more points after losing their last match 1-0 to Real Betis. Seville were able to continue their winning streak after a 3-2 win against Espanyol in their last match. Villarreal are currently 6th with 11 points from 6 matches, while Seville sit in 15th, with 5 points from 6.

It was an impressive opening from Los Nervionenses, thanks to a goal from Oliver Torres on the 8 minute mark, saw out the first half 1-0.

Villarreal staged a comeback in the second half, with a goal from Alex Baena in the 51st minute, leaving the final score at 1-1.

Substitutions for Villarreal included Alex Baena, Yeremi Pino, Arnaut Danjuma, Jose Luis Morales and Johan Mojica for Giovani Lo Celso, Samuel Chukwueze, Francis Coquelin, Nicolas Jackson and Alfonso Pedraza, respectively. Seville brought on Nianzou Tanguy Kouassi, Marko Dmitrovic, Suso, Alex Telles and Papu Gomez, to replace Fernando, Bono, Jose Carmona, Marcos Acuna and Oliver Torres.

There were bookings for Alex Baena from Villarreal, and Bono, Marcos Acuna, Nemanja Gudelj, Jose Carmona and Alex Telles, for Seville.

Villarreal will next travel to Cádiz, while Seville will face Atletico Madrid at home.

Technical card:
Villarreal:Geronimo Rulli, Kiko Femenia, Pau Torres, Raul Albiol, Alfonso Pedraza (Johan Mojica, min.82), Francis Coquelin (Arnaut Danjuma, min.60), Dani Parejo, Etienne Capoue, Giovani Lo Celso (Alex Baena, min.31), Samuel Chukwueze (Yeremi Pino, min.59) and Nicolas Jackson (Jose Luis Morales, min.82)
Seville:Bono (Marko Dmitrovic, min.46), Jose Carmona (Suso, min.69), Kike Salas, Nemanja Gudelj, Marcos Acuna (Alex Telles, min.69), Jesus Navas, Isco, Joan Jordan, Fernando (Nianzou Tanguy Kouassi, min.46), Oliver Torres (Papu Gomez, min.83) and Rafa Mir
Stadium:Estadio Ciudad de Valencia
Goals:Oliver Torres (0-1, min. 8) and Alex Baena (1-1, min. 51)