LA LIGA ROUND UP: REAL’S UNBEATEN STREAK ENDED BY SEVILLA
Stevan Jovatic scored in the injury time to end Real Madrid’s 40 match unbeaten run and help his side move within a point’s distance of Los Blancos. Real took the lead at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in the 66th minute when Cristiano Ronaldo scored from the spot after Dani Carvajal was fouled by Sevilla goalkeeper Sergio Rico.
It was the 56th penalty goal in La Liga for Ronaldo, which made him level with formar Rayo Vallecano forward Juan Sanchez. Both have the highest number of goals from penalty in Spain’s top flight football.
But a Sergio Ramos own goal and Jovatic’s late strike made the scoreline 2-1 for Sevilla at the end.
Real top La Liga with 40 points and a game in hand, while Sevilla(39) are second and Barcelona(38) are third.
Granada 1-Osasuna 1
Eibar 3-Sporting Gijon 2