Despite a 2-0 defeat in the first leg, an early goal from Ousmane Dembele and goals from Gerard Pique and Martin Braithwaite gave the host a 3-0 victory, preventing Sevilla from reaching the Copa Del Rey’s final.
“I’ve slept little
, told Marca.
“It’s cost work, mainly because the taste of honey on your lips, of being able to have achieved another beautiful accomplishment for Sevilla. Unfortunately others can celebrate our debacles and misfortunes. We can only get angry at not being able to have achieved great successes. What we have to do is review where we failed.
“It was a difficult defeat, hard to digest and complicated in the manner in which it was produced. You have to continue. The big clubs are valued by their ability to get up, there’s no time to lick our wounds, although the stick has been fat with disappointment. It was a precious moment to redistribute joy amongst Sevillismo. And that still makes my heart sink. I wanted to fill Sevillista homes with joy.”