Sevilla and Austrian Salzburg tied 1-1 in the match that was held between them this evening at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in the first round of Group G of the Champions League.
Luka Susic scored the goal for Salzburg in the 21st minute of the match, while Ivan Rakitic scored the result in the 41st minute of the match.
The expulsion received by Sevilla player Youssef Al-Nusairi deprived the Andalusian team’s chances of winning the match.
In the first half, the Salzburg players managed to control its course greatly amid great suffering for the Sevilla defense, which caused three penalty kicks in favor of the first Austrian team, Karim Adeyemi missed in the 13th minute, and then Luka Susic managed to snatch the lead for Salzburg in the 21st minute before the player wasted himself Sosic Another penalty kick for the Austrian team in the 37th minute before Ivan Rakitic equalized the result in the 41st minute from a penalty kick.
In the second half, coach Julien Lopetegui tried to make some adjustments in the ranks of his team in an attempt to improve the offensive return of his team, but Youssef Al-Nasri was sent off in the 50th minute after receiving the second yellow card in the match. They had some dangerous attempts, but they missed the final touch, and the match ended in a positive 1-1 draw.