Valencia fell to their third successive defeat with a 1-0 home loss to Sevilla dealing a blow to their Champions League hopes.
Athletic Bilbao ended a run of four successive league losses with a vital 2-0 home win over European rivals Sevilla at San Mames.
Sevilla boosted their European hopes with a comfortable 3-0 home victory over 10-man Sporting Gijon to move level on points with sixth-placed Athletic Bilbao.
Nilmar`s ninth goal of the season gave Villarreal a 1-0 win over struggling Sevilla in the Spanish league, and 10-man Espanyol beat Sporting Gijon 1-0.
Sevilla have sacked coach Antonio Alvarez and appointed Gregorio Manzano in his place, the Spanish club said on their website.
Brazil striker Luis Fabiano sprang to the defence of under-fire Sevilla coach Antonio Alvarez after their 2-0 defeat away to promoted Hercules in La Liga on Sunday.
Sevilla missed the chance to go top of the Spanish first division after being pegged back to a 1-1 home draw by Racing Santander.
Luis Fabiano netted the equaliser and Frederic Kanoute struck twice to earn Sevilla a 3-1 comeback victory at home to a second-string Barcelona in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup.
Sevilla coach Antonio Alvarez said he won`t lose any sleep if Olympique Marseille`s interest in Luis Fabiano leads to the Brazil striker leaving Spain.
According to reports Sevilla have agreed to accept 10 million euros for the 25 year-old Brazilian international.
Sevilla have sacked coach Manolo Jimenez after the struggling La Liga club were held to a 1-1 draw at home by basement side Xerez on Tuesday.
La Liga’s bottom club Xerez grabbed a last-minute equaliser to draw 1-1 at Sevilla on Tuesday, to increase the pressure on coach Manolo Jimenez.
Real Madrid battled back from 2-0 down to beat Sevilla 3-2 and go top of the Spanish first division with Rafael Van der Vaart grabbing a dramatic stoppage time winner.
Sevilla sealed their place in the last four of the King`s Cup when they lost their quarter-final second-leg 1-0 at home to Deportivo Coruna but went through 3-1 on aggregate.
Sevilla have agreed a deal with Sampdoria to take defender Marius Stankevicius on loan until the end of the season, the La Liga club said on their website on Wednesday.
Diego Capel and Alvaro Negredo scored at the Nou Camp to give Sevilla a 2-1 win over holders Barcelona in the first leg of their King`s Cup last 16 tie.
Sevilla have agreed to loan Uruguayan striker Ernesto Chevanton to Atalanta from January to June next year, the La Liga side said on their website.
An own goal by defender Ivica Dragutinovic handed Romanian champions Unirea Urziceni a 1-0 win against Sevilla to boost their chances of reaching the Champions League knockout stages.
Frederic Kanoute came off the bench to score a 66th-minute winner as Sevilla rallied from a goal down
to beat Villarreal 3-2 and stay third in the Spanish league.
Sevilla striker Alvaro Negredo will miss Tuesday`s Champions League Group G match at VfB Stuttgart because of an infection, the La Liga club said.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
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