Sevilla v Dnipro LIVE!

Date published: Monday 24th August 2015 2:13

Sevilla v Dnipro LIVE!

FT – DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA!

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Dnipro pile on the pressure but a string of corners come to nothing.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: There will be four minutes of added time…

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Matheus has been stretchered off. the game is back underway…

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: There’s a stoppage in play as Matheus collapses to the ground. There is real concern for the Dnipro player.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Iborra is on for Sevilla. He replaces Benega.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Change for Dnipro as Kankava, who is on a yellow card, is replaced by Shakhov.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Matos is booked by Atkinson.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: There will be no hat-trick for Bacca as he’s replaced by Gameiro.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Corner! Another chance goes begging for Bacca as his header drifts wide of the far post.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Chance! Bacca is in acres of space in the Dnipro box but he cannot get enough on his header to beat Boyko.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Kalinic is being replaced by Seleznyov. Earlier, Bezus came on for Fedorchuk.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: There are just under 15 minutes remaining for Dnipro to get back into the game.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Rotan is the latest name to go into Atkinson’s notebook.

DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA: Bacca gets a yellow card for celebrating with a Colombian flag.

GOAL! DNIPRO 2-3 SEVILLA (Bacca) Vitolo stabs the ball through for Bacca, who produces a clinical finish to give Sevilla the lead.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: There’s a coming together in the Dnipro box and there are plenty of calls for a penalty from the Sevilla players and fans. However, Atkinson remains unmoved.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Corner! In similar fashion to the first half the ball falls to Krychowiak in the penalty area. This time his shot is well blocked.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: The goals, and the clear cut chances, have dried up in Warsaw. Just under 25 minutes for either side to find a winner…

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Corner! Mbia gets his head to the ball but he does not keep his attempt down. Goal-kick to Dnipro.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Shot! it’s another long-range effort from Konoplyanka but he gets this one all wrong. It’s well wide from the winger.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Carrico goes into the referee’s notebook for a foul in centre field.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Corner! Another corner for Sevilla but it’s a poor one and it’s headed away at the near post by Kankava.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Reyes’ night is over. he is being replaced by Coke.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Reyes tries to thread a pass through the eye of a needle to Bacca, but the ball is easily cut out, allowing Dnipro to clear their lines..

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Shot! Konoplyanka is handed time and space on the ball. He drifts in from the left touchline and shoots, however, the ball sails over the bar.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: There’s plenty of support for Dnipro. Their fans can be heard loud and clear at the moment.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Corner! It’s swung into the danger area by Sevilla and Mbia is inches from getting his head onto the ball. He’s denied by an excellent defensive header by Cheberyachko.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Bacca makes another intellegent run in behind the Dnipro defence but this time he’s just offside.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: A sloppy start to the half for both sides with plenty of passes missing the target.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Dnipro get us back underway in Warsaw…

HT – DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA Who said winning the Europa League doesn’t matter? Dnipro and Sevilla cannot be separated at the break after an superb half of football. Dnipro took an early lead but Sevilla hit back with two goals in just three minutes. Dnipro were not to be denied though and pulled level just minutes before the break thanks to Rotan’s excellent free-kick. it’s all to play for in the second half in Warsaw.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Kalinic is the latest name to be shown a yellow card.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: Krychowiak goes into the referee’s notebook.

DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA: There will be two added minutes at the end of the first half.

GOAL! DNIPRO 2-2 SEVILLA (Rotan) Dnipro hit back and it’s the captain with a moment of magic. Rotan clips a free-kick over the wall and into the corner of the net, leaving Sergio Rico absolutely no chance.

DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA: Shot! Sevilla break forward quickly and the move ends with a Vidal shot. The full-back’s powerful drive is just off target.

DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA: Komoplyanka swings a decent cross into the box but Fedetskyi cannot get his head to the ball.

DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA: The Ukrainian side have responded well to going a goal behind. Can they grab an equaliser before the break?

DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA: Save! Konoplyanka cuts inside on his right foot and tries to curl one in the top corner from 25 yards. It’s a superb effort and one that needs a to save from Sergio Rico to keep it out.

DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA: Free-kick! Rotan clips the ball into the box but Bacca is back to head the ball away to safety.

DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA: Dnipro have not scored more than two goals in a European match all season.

GOAL! DNIPRO 1-2 SEVILLA (Bacca) Bacca times his run to perfection to latch onto Reyes’ through ball. His touch takes him past the goalkeeper and he taps the ball into the empty net to give Sevilla the lead.

GOAL! DNIPRO 1-1 SEVILLA! (Krychowiak) The ball falls to the Polish international on the penalty spot and he fires past Boyko and into the bottom corner to level the scores.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Dnipro switch of as Sevilla play a quick free-kick and Reyes is through on goal. His shot is well saved by Boyko.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Plenty of possession for the Spanish side but still no way through the blue wall of Dnipro.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Save! Krychowiak gets his head to the ball at the far post but his downward header is well saved by Boyko.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Rotan attempts a speculative drive from distance but the shot is well blocked.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Banega tries to play in Bacca but Cheberyachko is in the way.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Shot! Reyes has been a threat for Sevilla so far. This time he cuts inside on his left foot but he cannot direct his shot on target.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Free-kick! Reyes hits it but he does not beat the first man. He gets another attempt but this time he over hits his cross into the arms of Boyko.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA:Vidal clips the ball forward for Bacca but he cannot get his head to the ball.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: We’ve seen throughout this season’s competition Dnipro love to sit deep and hit teams on the break. It’s the perfect start them.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Vitolo breaks into the box and latches onto a cross. He takes one touch too many, allowing the defender to get a block in.

DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA: Banega fires from distance as Sevilla look to get back on terms but his shot does not trouble Boyko.

GOAL! DNIPRO 1-0 SEVILLA (Kalinic) Dnipro take an early lead through former Blackburn man Nikola Kalinic! The Dnipro striker flicked the ball on with a header from a long ball forward before turning and making a good run into the box as Matheus whipped in a perfect cross which Kalinic was on hand to head home from six yards out. Great football from Dnipro.

DNIPRO 0-0 SEVILLA: Dnipro are struggling to get out of their own half. They are giving the ball away far to cheaply. Reyes goes down in the box but referee Martin Atkinson waves play on.

DNIPRO 0-0 SEVILLA: There’s certainly no lack of commitment from either side. The tackles are flying in all over the pitch.

DNIPRO 0-0 SEVILLA: It’s an early chance for Sevilla. Bacca controls well on the edge of the box but he cannot control his shot, firing way over the cross bar.

DNIPRO 0-0 SEVILLA: Sevilla get us underway in Warsaw…

The players are making their way out onto the pitch. We are moments away from the live action…

STAT! The 2015 UEFA Europa League final will involve the two coaches with the most appearances in the competition, group stage to final. Sevilla’s Unai Emery will oversee his 50th match in Warsaw while Dnipro’s Myron Markevych will be involved for the 42nd time.

We are just 15 minutes away from kick-off at the National Stadium in Warsaw…

Sevilla are joint top scorers in this season’s competition and have netted two or more goals in their last three Europa League matches and are 4/5 to score two or more goals in the match. Carlos Bacca, who has already netted five times in the competition, is Price Boosted to 2/1 (from 9/5) to score in a Sevilla win and 13/10 to find the net in 90 minutes. Evgeniy Konplyanka is Boosted from 10/1 to 16/1 to score in a Dnipro win.

STAT! Dnipro could become the third Ukrainian side to win a major UEFA trophy following Dynamo Kiev (European Cup Winners’ Cup 1975, 1986) and FC Shakhtar Donetsk (UEFA Cup 2009).

Sevilla are Sky Bet’s odds-on favourites to become the first side to secure a fourth Europa League title with victory over 5/1 shots Dnipro. Unai Emery’s side are bidding to maintain Spain’s dominance in the competition with a fourth success in the last six years and are 2/7 to lift the trophy in Warsaw with their Ukrainian opponents 5/2 to secure the trophy in their first European final.

Sevilla Subs: Beto, Fernando Navarro, Figueiras, Coke, Iborra, Suarez, Gameiro.

Dnipro subs: Lashtuvka, Vlad, Ksenz, Bezus, Shakhov, Guye, Matheus.

Sevilla XI: Sergio Rico, Aleix Vidal, Carrico, Kolo, Tremoulinas, Krychowiak, Mbia, Vitolo, Banega, Reyes, Bacca.

Dnipro XI: Boyko, Fedetskiy, Cheberyachko, Douglas, Matos, Kankava, Fedorchuk, Konoplyanka, Rotan, Matheus, Kalinic.

Good evening and welcome to Sky Sports’ live text commentary of the Europa League final between Dnipro and Sevilla. Let’s get straight to the team news…

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