Spanish “Seville” defeated Italian “Roma” (2:0) in a one-game ban confrontation 1/8 finals of the Europa League, which has advanced to the quarterfinals.
Interestingly, the last five times, when Sevilla got to the stage of the 1/4 finals of the Europa League or UEFA Cup, the Spanish club eventually won the trophy. This has happened in seasons 2005/06, 2006/07, 2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/16.
It is worth noting that Sevilla is the record for the number of tournaments in the UEFA Cup/Europa League, the other clubs can not boast of even four such trophies.
In the quarterfinals of the “Seville” will play with English “Wolverhampton”. Our Donetsk “Shakhtar”, which also reached the 1/4, can go to the Spanish club only in the final of the tournament.
By the way, Sevilla has experience of victories over the Ukrainian club in the final of the Europa League. In the 2014/15 season she defeated Dnipro (3:2). However, “Shakhtar” its only the UEFA Cup final also won, having won in 2009 the German Werder Bremen (2:1).