The third round of League of Champions was marked by a goal-scoring extravaganza in the group E. And if the win of “Liverpool” over “Maribor”, albeit with a score of 7:0 was expected, the defeat of the “Seville” performed by the Moscow “Spartak” – not at all. However, the red-and-white scored already five goals against the Spanish giants and won – 5:1.
photo: Evgeny Semenov
Many called the home match with Sevilla crucial for “Spartak” from the point of view of prospects to reach the knockout stages of the Champions League. And red and white immediately began to prove his mood, opening the scoring in the 18th minute: Quincy promes nodded in a cross from Andrey Eschenko and put his team in front.
However, before the break, Sevilla bounced back thanks to a goal by Simon Kiera after a canopy with angular.
The second half, the Spaniards started strongly, pushing the Muscovites to their goal, and Alexander Selikhov several times rescued his team in difficult moments. The incredible rescue was made by the Dmitry Kombarov, who cleared the ball with ribbons already empty gate. And then “Spartak” has arranged to field a real heat.
For starters, the incredible execution of a goal scored by Lorenzo Melgarejo, who was assisted by Promes, then Denis Glushakov was locked filing Kombarov, followed by the same Promes brought Luiz Adriano one-on-one with the goalkeeper and the Brazilian was accurate and finally, the final chord played Quincy, who in the last seconds of the match put the fifth ball into gate “Seville” – 5:1 and Moscow “Spartak” smashing the opponent, making a significant bid to qualify for the playoffs of the Champions League.
“MK” conducted live online broadcast of the match “Spartak” – “Sevilla” (5:1).