Despite the problems of the casualties that it has been dragging, the group of Julen lopetegui He again showed that he is in a good moment of form, whoever plays, and signed a triumph without fanfare against a mixture of starters and substitutes of the Aragonese team who wanted but could not change the prognosis.
The obligation of the Sevillians to win was not a problem at any time and in an even game, and with a second half in which for a few minutes they had a lot of trouble, they took the victory.
Sevilla chose the tie with a lackluster match but with solidity and great effectiveness in the auction, against a Real Zaragoza who lacked what his opponent had, a finishing touch, something that has already become commonplace in the team. white.
The strong pressure from the team From the beginning it made it difficult for a Sevilla to get out of the ball, who was not able to reach the local area and who saw how his rival recovered the ball and had it in his power, although it did not disturb Marko Dmitrovic's goal excessively.
In that balance, no one was able to put one more speed into the game until in an approach by Julen Lopetegui's team, with a center to the area in the 31st minute, a header by Pep Chavarría was picked up by Jules Koundé to open the scoring on your team's first shot on goal.
The owners of the land tightened in the last quarter of an hour of the first period, but sOnly the set pieces brought some concern to Sevilla's goal.
A Real Zaragoza enraged he returned from the locker room with the intention to equalize the contest and, with some excellent minutes in which he tutored his rival and accumulated up to three clear chances to score, he could have balanced the score.
By cons, Sevilla returned to show off his finisher skill and on the second occasion of the match he had, in a counterattack led by Lucas Ocampos and ended by Rafa Mir, made it 0-2 in the 70th minute and sentenced the contest.
0 - R. Zaragoza: Mouse; Ángel López, Lluís López, Jair (Alvaro Giménez, m.62), Clemente, Chavarría; Petrovic (Francho, m.76), Zapater, Adrián (Bermejo, m.62); Borja Sáinz (Puche, m.76) and Narváez (Yanis, m.80).
2 - Seville: Dmitrovic; Montiel, Koundé, Diego Carlos, Augustinsson (Acuña, m.66); Gudelj (Oliver Torres, m.66), Rakitic, Oscar Rodríguez (Jordán, m.60); Ocampos (Nacho Quintana, m.83), Papu Gómez and Iván Romero (Rafa Mir, m.46).
Goals: 0-1. M.31. Koundé; 0-2. M.70. Rafa Mir.
Referee: Pizarro Gómez (Madrid Committee). He admonished the Zaragoza player Petrovic and Diego Carlos, from Sevilla.
Incidents: Round of 32 match of the Copa del Rey played at the La Romareda stadium before some 15,000 spectators.