Sevilla took a step nearer to ending in La Liga’s prime 4 on Sunday as Jules Kounde’s 96th-minute equaliser snatched a 1-1 draw away at Villarreal.
Villarreal thought they’d gained it at La Ceramica when Giovani Lo Celso scored with 4 minutes of regular time remaining, however Sevilla grabbed a dramatic equaliser to spice up their hopes of securing Champions League qualification subsequent time period.
Sevilla keep third within the desk, seven factors forward of metropolis rivals Actual Betis in fifth, with three video games left to play.
After their very good run to the Champions League semi-finals, Villarreal are making a late push for subsequent season’s Europa League however Kounde’s strike means they sit three factors behind Actual Sociedad in sixth.
Unai Emery’s staff thought they’d the lead earlier than the hour when Kounde despatched a looping header into his personal internet, just for the own-goal to be dominated out when Villarreal’s Boulaye Dia, who had pressured Kounde, was proven to have been offside.
Villarreal did make the breakthrough within the 86th minute as a weaving run by Etienne Capoue teed up Alfonso Pedraza to cross, the ball spilling out for Lo Celso to volley into the bottom and in.
However with six minutes of injury-time to seek out an equaliser, Sevilla added a late twist as their goalkeeper Bono ventured up for a late nook and because the ball was headed down within the six-yard field, the lurking Kounde poked in.