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West Ham United defeat Sevilla and book their place in the quarter-finals

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West Ham United defeated Sevilla 2-0 to advance to the next round of the Europa League.

Sevilla went into the second leg of the match one goal behind. Sevilla won the first leg against West Ham United 1-0. The hosts took the lead in the 39th minute when Thomas Soucek scored for West Ham United. Antonio’s cross met Soucek’s and he scored a beautiful header.

Soucek had a chance which Bono kept in the game when he had a chance which he saved from Soucek after the break. The game went into extra time after both teams were level on aggregate after 90 minutes.

The Hammers beat Sevilla 2-1 on aggregate after Andriy Yarmolenko scored in extra time. Lastly, with less than 10 minutes remaining, Yarmolenko scored the winning goal.

West Ham United will face Lyon in the quarter-finals of the Europa League. The first leg of the tie will be played at the London Stadium.

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