BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Over the previous three years, Sevilla secured its place in the Champions League by finishing fourth in the Spanish league.
This season, Sevilla is fighting to avoid relegation as it reaches the midpoint of a campaign to forget.
MADRID (AP) — Sevilla announced Sunday it will boost its squad by signing Isco Alarcón from Real Madrid.
The attacking midfielder did not renew his contract with Madrid and is set to sign a two-year deal with Sevilla after passing a medical on Monday.
MADRID (AP) — Sevilla scored twice in second-half stoppage time to beat Granada 4-2 and reclaim second place in the Spanish league on Friday.
Sevilla’s first win in five rounds lifted it three points clear of Barcelona and Atlético Madrid, which both have games over the weekend.
A look at what’s happening in European soccer on Friday:
Sevilla hosts Elche needing a win to ensure that Real Madrid does not run away with the Spanish league lead. With Atlético Madrid and Barcelona struggling this season, only Sevilla has been able to keep up with Madrid.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Sevilla wasted a chance to move only one point behind Spanish league leader Real Madrid after Ivan Rakitic had an injury-time penalty saved in a 0-0 draw at Osasuna on Saturday.
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Sevilla cut into Real Madrid’s lead of the Spanish league after winning at Cádiz 1-0 on Monday, while Oihan Sancet scored a hat trick for Athletic Bilbao.
Lucas Ocampos’ second-half goal helped pull Sevilla to within five points of the front-runner.
MADRID (AP) — After seeing its chance to reach the top of the Spanish league slip away, defending champion Real Madrid turned its anger toward the officials.
Madrid blasted the referee and VAR after Sunday's 2-2 draw against Sevilla, which kept the club from taking the lead with three rounds to go...
MADRID (AP) — With or without Lionel Messi, incoming Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman seems to be clear about who won't fit into his squad next season...
MOSCOW (AP) — Croatia's legs seemed heavy, burdened by the accumulated toll of consecutive penalty-kicks wins needed to get this far...
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Thursday at the World Cup (all times local):
Croatia has stunned Argentina 3-0 to advance to the group stage of the World Cup and leave Lionel Messi and his teammates needing help to stay alive...