In the remaining game of the 2nd round of the Spanish football championship, Sevilla defeated Elche 2-0 (1-0).
With this loss, Elche remained at 24 points and only one point separates them from the relegation zone.
In this zone are these teams- Alaves (23), Eibar (22) and Huesca (20).
Meanwhile, the winning team, with this victory, came close to third-placed Real Madrid by three points.
Also, Sevilla are nine points ahead of fifth-placed Real Sociedad in the fight for places leading to the Champions League.
Leading on the table, Atletico has 63 points, Barcelona 59, Real Madrid 57, Sevilla 54, and Real Sociedad 45.
In the match, the Andalusians took the lead in the 43rd minute with a goal by En Nesyri.
As for the final 2-0, the scorer was Franco Vazquez in the 89th minute.
Sevilla – Elche (2:0):
Goals: 1-0 en Nesyri 43, 2 – 0 Vazquez 89
Bookings: Gomez, Oscar; Mojica
Sevilla: Bono, Acuna, Gomez, Kounde, Navas, Oscar, Gudelj, Rakitic, Torres, En Nesyri, Suso
Substituions: Gomez, de Jong, El Haddadi, Rekik
Elche: Badia, Palacios, Verdu, Calvo, Sanchez, Josan, Guti, Marcone, Fidel, Carrilo, Boye
Substituions: Morente Oliva, Piatti, Rodriguez, Milla, Mojica