What a team talk by Getafe coach Michel. Their second-half display was exceptional as they down Sevilla by three goals to one. Two stunning goals from Miku and Pedro Rios were the difference and contributes to a huge result for the Madrid based club. They are now just three points behind Sevilla, terrific performance. Join us again for more La Liga action here on Goal!
Full-time, Getafe with a huge win!
Sevilla still trying to create chances but it isn't going to be their night.
Pedro Rios shoots from distance but doesn't trouble Palop.
Yellow Card Rodri
3 minutes additional time.
Caceres has been thrown up top from the back looking to improvise but its to no avail - as yet.
Substitution Miku Adrián Colunga
Capel with a great ball in from the left but Negredo who is lurking at the far post cant keep his header down.
Another tame attempt from Caceres drifts over the bar
Getafe digging in deep to deny Sevilla any hopes they have to gain a goal back. They are defending resolutely!
Substitution Parejo Borja
Sevilla looked deflated and this is a massive blow in their Champions League qualification hopes.
Yellow Card Fred Kanouté
Substitution Didier Zokora Rodri
Goal Pedro Ríos
Rios smashes the ball into the roof of the net via a corner that is poorly dealt with by Sevilla and they have been punished again! What a performance by the Madrid side in the second-half.
GOAALLLL!!!! WHAT A STRIKE BY PEDRO RIOS!!! GETAFE NOW 3-1 UP!
Yellow Card Alexis
Diego Capel is played in down the left by Negredo but his final ball is disappointing.
Substitution Jaime Gavilán Martínez Pedro Mosquera
Kanoute's acrobatic attempt in the box is bravely blokced by Cata Diaz.
OHH SO CLOSE FROM CACERES! He fails to get his head onto a set-piece and looked all but certain to score with Codina stranded.
Becoming rather laboured in midfield. Getafe happy to sit back and work on the counter attack which is making it difficult for the hosts.
Negredo lifts the crowd as he wins a corner that Alexis fails to fully connect with.
Substitution Romaric Renato
Like for like change for Sevilla as Renato comes on Romaric. A bit more creativity needed for the home team.
Getafe have been excellent in the second period and are now looking for a third.
Sevilla respond with Konko firing straight down the throat of Codina.
Assist Jaime Gavilán Martínez
OHHHHH WHAT A GOAL GETAFE!!!! Miku with a piece of genius as he brings the ball down in the box from Gavilan's ball in and smashes the ball into the net past Palop. What a piece of skill and what a finish!
The away side look the more threatening of the two now. They have been excellent in these opening 15 minutes of the second-half.
Penalty Goal Manu Del Moral
GOOAAAALLL MANU!!!! He puts the ball away as Palop gets his hand to it. It all stemmed from a handball from Konko in the box and Getafe have profited from it.
PENALTY TO GETAFE!
Getafe with a great little spell here as they dictate the play.
OHHH OFF THE BAR BY GETAFE! Manu again in the thick of things as he diligently guides the ball from Miku's cross but is so unlucky not to find the net.
MANU WITH A GREAT CHANCE! Neat intricate football by the Madrid side see's Manu cut through the middle but sees his effort saved by Palop
Great chance for Sevilla as another set-piece eludes the Getafe back line but the home side are unable to find the target.
Manu with a clear cut handball that halts Getafe's counter-attack.
Parejo's free-kick troubles Palop who puts the ball out for a corner which is subsequently cleared away before Mane shoots again from distance as the ball sails way over the bar.
Mane with the first effort on goal in this second-half but easily gathered by Palop.
Can Getafe conjure up an equaliser or will Sevilla maintain their lead?
And were under-way for the second-half!
Hardly a classic but Sevilla have the lead thanks to Kanoute who blasted home from close range. Getafe have shown determination since going a goal down but are failing to create any meaningful chances. Join us for the second-half.
1 minute of additional time.
Getafe beginning to impose themselves on the game. Sevilla are dangerously taking their foot off the gas.
Manu finds himself in acres of space down the right but he fails to find a blue shirt in the box.
Getafe's improvisation to take a quick free-kick leads to a jinked run from Mane whose shot is tame and drifts just wide. Sevilla switched off there.
Sevilla keeping their shape as Getafe begin to hold possession.
Sevilla knocking the ball round in midfield making Getafe chase who to their credit are showing tremendous effort in their attempts to retrieve the ball.
Plenty of defensive mistakes on show making for an open game.
Goal Fred Kanouté
At last something to cheer about as Romaric's persistence leads to his ball into the box but terrible defending by Getafe who fail to clear their lines leading to the Frenchman to tap home from close range.
No real clear cut chances in the opening quarter.
Diego Capel is given so much time down the left again but his final ball has been poor. Much like the end product from both sides.
Disappointing to see the vast amount of empty seats in the stadium tonight.
Getafe operating on the counter with Miguel Torres and Manu looking threatening.
Great football between by Sevilla but great the keeper does well to deny Romaric's driven effort.
Even contest thus far with few chances.
Great ball by Manu that had Palop worried but does well to punch the ball away. Great build-up play from the visitors
Yellow Card Marcano
Pedro Rios looked to be caught by a trailing arm from Zokora and is now receiving medical attention on the side.
The resulting free-kick by Romaric drifts over the bar.
Cynical foul by Marcano on Zokora sees him brandished with a yellow card.
Sevilla beginning to heap the pressure on Getafe.
Capel whips the ball in causing concern at the back for Getafe but they do well to clear and produce a counter-attack of their own.
Both team looking productive thus far. Hopefully we are in store for a terrific game.
Getafe with the first real chance as Manu rounds Palop but hits the side netting. Good opportunity for the away side in the opening minute.
And we are under way!
Sevilla: Palop,Navarro,Alexis,Konko,Cáceres,Romaric,Renato,Capel,Perotti,Kanouté, Negredo
Negredo comes in for Luis Fabiano to partner Kanoute up front for the home team.
Sevilla are chasing a Champions League spot and a victory here at the Sanchez Pizjuan will enhance their prospects. Getafe are lingering in the bottom half but will hope to throw a spanner in the works this evening.
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