MADRID (AP) — Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros says he has leukemia but will stay on the job with the Spanish club.
Caparros made the announcement after Sevilla's 2-0 win at Valladolid in the...
Sevilla fires coach Pablo Machin after poor run
MADRID (AP) — Sevilla says it has fired coach Pablo Machin, a day after the team was eliminated from the Europa League.
Sevilla says it is letting Machin go because of "the poor results by...
10-man Sevilla scores late, stays unbeaten in 8 league games
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Wissam Ben Yedder kept 10-man Sevilla unbeaten in eight Spanish league games when the forward scored in stoppage time to snatch a 1-1 draw at Leganes on Sunday.
With dense fog at Butarque Stadium in Madrid, Ben Yedder slipped behind his marker and met Roque Mesa's short cross to the far post where the forward nodded the ball off the turf and into the corner of the net.
Sevilla takes Spanish league lead with win over Valladolid
MADRID (AP) — A day after seeing its rivals falter, Sevilla took care of business.
Sevilla moved past Atletico Madrid and Barcelona to go top of the Spanish league by beating Valladolid 1-0 on Sunday.
Atletico and Barcelona had played to a 1-1 draw on Saturday, opening the way for Sevilla to take the lead with a home win.
"We have to enjoy this," Sevilla coach Pablo Machin said. "We have to enjoy it for now, and then we will get back to preparing for the difficulties that lie ahead."
Sevilla unable to keep pace with Barcelona in Spanish league
MADRID (AP) — Sevilla couldn't manage more than a 0-0 draw at Real Sociedad on Sunday and lost ground to Barcelona at the top of the Spanish league.
The draw left second-place Sevilla four points behind Barcelona, which rallied to win 3-2 at Rayo Vallecano on Saturday. Barcelona also gained from a draw by third-place Atletico Madrid at Leganes on Saturday and a loss by fourth-place Alaves at Eibar on Sunday.
Sevilla looking like a strong title candidate in Spain
MADRID (AP) — While Barcelona and Real Madrid struggle, Sevilla has its attack clicking and its defense ticking.
The result is first place in the Spanish league and a real hope that this could be Sevilla's year to topple the powerhouses.
"We are taking advantage of our chances and we are playing with confidence," Sevilla coach Pablo Machin said. "We know what we are capable of. We will try to keep this going for as long as possible."
Sevilla hires former Girona coach Pablo Machin
MADRID (AP) — Sevilla has hired Girona's Pablo Machin as its new coach.
The 43-year-old former right back arrives after three seasons with Girona, which he helped reach the Spanish first division for the first time in its history.
Girona impressed in its debut season in La Liga, finishing 10th and contending for a spot in the Europa League until the final rounds.