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Champions League: Lille recovers a 0-1 deficit to top Sevilla 2-1

SEVILLA. Lille managed to turn the table against Sevilla to win 2-1.

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SEVILLA. Lille was capable to turn the table against Sevilla to win 2-1. It was Sevilla to strike first with a goal of L. Ocampos at the 15′. Then it was a penalty in the 43′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, J. Ikone gave the win to Lille in the 51′ minute with a goal. Sevilla lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (59%).

The match was held at the Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán Stadium in Sevilla on Tuesday and this began at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Istvan Kovacs with the assistance of Vasile Marinescu and Mihai Ovidiu Artene. The 4th official was Horațiu Mircea Feșnic. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 17.4 degrees Celsius or 63.34 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.​

Match Statistics

Sevilla was in firm control of the ball 59% while Lille was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Sevilla was more aggressive with 66 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 2 were on target. Still, Lille was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Sevilla shot 9 times, 2 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, Lille shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target.


Sevilla received 6 yellow cards (T. Delaney, Y. En Nesyri, J. Lopetegui, L. Ocampos, G. Montiel and Diego Carlos). On the opposite side, Lille received 6 yellow cards (J. Bamba, J. Ikone, B. Andre, Xeka, I. Grbic and Y. Yazici).

After this encounter, Sevilla will stay with 3 points to move up in the 4th place. On the opposite side, Lille will have 5 points to move down in the 2nd place.

Match Events

  • 15'

    L. Ocampos

  • 42'

    T. Delaney

  • 43'

    J. David (Penalty)

  • 51'

    J. Ikone

  • 57'

    J. Jordan


  • 57'

    Y. En Nesyri

    R. Mir

  • 58'

    E. Lamela

    T. Delaney

  • 60'

    Y. En Nesyri

  • 62'

    J. Lopetegui

  • 65'

    G. Montiel

    J. Navas

  • 72'

    Y. Yazici

    T. Weah

  • 73'

    M. El Haddadi

    O. Torres

  • 76'

    A. Onana

    R. Sanches

  • 77'

    J. Bamba

  • 79'

    J. Ikone

  • 86'


    J. David

  • 88'

    B. Andre

  • 90'

    L. Ocampos

  • 90'


  • 90'

    G. Montiel

  • 90'

    Diego Carlos

  • 90'

    I. Grbic

  • 90'

    Y. Yazici

Next match

In the upcoming Champions League match, Sevilla will host VfL Wolfsburg on the 23rd of November with a 0-0 head to head stats.

Lille will host Salzburg on the 23rd of November with a 1-0 head to head in favor of Salzburg (0 draws).

Sevilla: Formation and Lineups

Sevilla started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Julen Lopetegui Argote chose to play with the following team: Bono (6.8), Jesús Navas (6.5), Jules Koundé (6.5), Diego Carlos (6.2), Marcos Acuña (6.2), Fernando (7.1), Thomas Delaney (5.8), Suso (6.6), Óliver Torres (5.9), Lucas Ocampos (7.1) and Rafa Mir (6.8).


Sevilla made 5 changes: Suso for J. Jordan (57′), R. Mir for Y. En Nesyri (57′), T. Delaney for E. Lamela (58′), J. Navas for G. Montiel (65′) and O. Torres for M. El Haddadi (73′).

Top player: Fernando

Probably the most impressive player in Sevilla was Fernando.

His rating is (7.1) with 42 passes (76% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 9 duels out of 10. He performed 1 cross.

Lille: Formation and Lineups

Lille started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

On the other side, Jocelyn Gourvennec played with: Ivo Grbić (6.8), Zeki Çelik (7.2), José Fonte (7.0), Tiago Djaló (6.8), Reinildo Isnard Mandava (7.4), Jonathan Ikoné (7.2), Benjamin André (6.8), Renato Sanches (7.0), Jonathan Bamba (7.6), Jonathan David (7.2) and Timothy Weah (6.8).


Lille made 3 changes: T. Weah for Y. Yazici (72′), R. Sanches for A. Onana (76′) and J. David for Xeka (86′).

Top player: Jonathan Bamba

The player who no doubt impressed Lille the most was Jonathan Bamba even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.6) with 34 passes (82% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 10 duels out of 15.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Champions League

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