Afghan Voice Agency (AVA): The match between Sevilla and AS Roma in the final of the Europa League was held at Puskash Arena last night at 11:30 PM, refereed by Anthony Taylor, and the match ended in a draw. It ended with a draw and Sevilla managed to beat Roma in penalty kicks.
Sevilla is considered the most proud team of this tournament with 6 titles, and on the opposite side of Rome, it could achieve this honor for the first time in its history, but it failed.
Jose Mourinho won the Europa League with the Manchester United and Porto teams and made Rome the winner of the European Conference League last season, and given that Rome failed to qualify for the Champions League in Serie A, he hoped to win tonight's match. to play in the Champions League next season.
Mendilibar's men took a tougher route than Roma to reach the final, miraculously getting past Manchester United and Juventus. In front of Roma, he went to the final by winning against Feyenoord and Bayer Leverkusen.
Roma started the game better. In the 11th minute, Spinazzola had a chance in the Sevilla penalty area, but his shot was blocked by Yassin Bono with a spectacular reaction.
In the 35th minute, Mourinho's students got paid for their beautiful game, Gianluca Mancini took the ball in the middle of the field and with a beautiful deep pass, he put Paulo Dybala in a one-on-one situation and the Argentinian star scored the first goal of this match with a precise shot.
In the 45+6 minute, Sevilla lost their best chance to score by bad luck. Ivan Rakitić's strong shot hit the vertical post on the left side of Roma's goal and the first half ended with Roma leading 1-0.
Finally, in the 55th minute, the pressure of Sevilla's attacks paid off, and Gianluca Mancini misdirected Jesus Navas' pass into the own net, and the game was tied.
In the 76th minute, Sevilla got a penalty kick, and the referee of this match waived his decision after checking the scene of the game by VAR.
In the end, the efforts of the two teams ended in a 1-1 draw in 90 minutes, so the work was extended to extra time. The only chance in extra time was lost for Roma in the 120+11 minute, where Chris Smalling's header hit the crossbar and the champions' task was decided in the penalty shootout.
In the penalty kicks, the Sevilla football team managed to win 4-1 with the performance of Yasin Bono, so that the king of the Europa League can celebrate his seventh championship in the Europa League.
Mancini, who had mistakenly opened the scoring for Roma, was one of the players to miss a penalty to complete his nightmare night.