Sevilla FC Women fell defeated against FC Barcelona at the Estadi Johan Cruyff. Despite a great first half, in which the Sevilla players went ahead on the scoreboard thanks to Toni Payne’s goal and a great performance by Sullastres, Cristian Toro’s pupils gave in in the second half against a Blaugrana team that recovered from the bench.
The Blaugrana team would quickly sign the first arrival of the match with a pass of death from Hansen cut by Kazadi. Faced with a very high defensive line by the Sevilla teamthe locals began to arrive dangerously at the goal of an Esther Sullastres who was flying to avoid Claudia Pina’s goal with a great stretch. Toni Payne, the most participative of the sevillistas in offensive work throughout the first periodhad in his boots the best approach of the subsidiary in an action in which the American was not right when it came to controlling a good assistance from Eli.
The local team was close to getting ahead on the scoreboard with a shot from Claudia Pina who, with the interior, crashed the ball into the wood of the Sevilla goal. Before the end of the first half, Toni Payne completed a great first half, premiering the light with a cross shot before Gemma left. After the sevillista’s goal, the end of the first period came with no time for a local response.
After the start of the second half, the locals took a step forward in attack to seek equalization against a Sevilla FC Women team that managed to close ranks. Hansen, protagonist as in the first half in the dangerous occasions of FC Barcelona, from a distance he was not right when it came to finding the goal defended by Sullastres. FC Barcelona would equalize the match after Chaviera failed to clear a powerful center inside the area. In the following action, the Blaugrana turned the score around thanks to Oshoala’s goal.
After the local frenzy, the Sevillans managed to stop the local dominance, seeking to dominate the ball on the Johan Cruyff table. The ball would not last long for the visitors against a FC Barcelona that sentenced the stake after the third goal by Alexia Putellas. Sullastres, at point-blank range against Jenni Hermoso, once again displayed his reflexes to avoid the fourth as much. Mariona and Jenny Hermoso closed the scoring before the extension of the stake.