Sevilla vs Barcelona, CDR 2021

Sevilla vs Barcelona CDR 2021, Semifinal

Sevilla beat Barcelona 2-0 on the first leg of semifinal of CDR 2021. The first leg of the semifinal played on the Sevilla’s home ground. Former Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic scored the decisive goal. While, Jules Kounde scored the first goal of the match Sevilla vs Barcelona. The solo goal from Kounde was worth watching. Kounde dribbling past four players scored the magnificent goal and gave Sevilla a lead. Afterward, Barcelona could not scored any goals. As a result, match ended with the 2-0 victory for Sevilla. , the chance for Sevilla to proceed to the final got more strong. Similarly, the second leg will be on 4 March.

Messi after defeat against Sevilla CDR 2021
Lionel Messi after CDR 2021 defeat

Sevilla vs Barcelona Match Facts

Both the sides were strong. Though, Barca had great chances and opportunities, they were unable to score. Despite, 13 shots Barcelona were not able to score. Sevilla strike 2 goals with 12 shots and 3 shots on target. Barcelona strike 13 total shots and 4 shots on target. Sevilla had 44% ball possession while Barcelona had 54%. ( Sevilla vs Barcelona)

Major Highlights Of The Match

Ivan Rakitic after scoring goal against Barcelona in Copa Del Rey 2021
Ivan Rakitic after scoring against Barca

Jules Kounde scored an extraordinary solo goal in the 25th minute. After, Kounde dribbled past the four Barcelona’s defenders. Then, he scored a magnificent goal.

Likewise, Barcelona’s head coach Ronald Koeman spoke about the penalty to be awarded. Though, Barca player was fouled but the official denied it. (Sevilla vs Barcelona)

Sevilla’s goalkeeper Bono denied Lionel Messi’s last minute shot. While, the Argentine had the shot from the left side. But, Bono successfully blocked and kept clean sheet.

Ronald Koeman’s Comment after the match

After, Barca were badly defeated in Ramon Sanchez Stadium, Koeman spoke with the media. Koeman said that Barcelona deserved the win. Despite, 13 shots Barca were unable to score a single goal. Above, they just hit 4 shots on target. Koeman also warned Sevilla that they will see them in the Camp Nou.

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