EUROPA LEAGUE | ZENIT 2-2 SEVILLA (3-4)
Unai Emery: "It's not a miracle, we worked hard"
The coach of the Andalusians said after the match: "I had to have faith that we would find the second goal."
Sevilla coach Unai Emery said that his side “had to have faith” to reach the semi-finals of the Europa League after they progressed thanks to a 4-3 aggregate win against Zenit.
A miracle?: “No, we have worked hard. We had to search for the moment. We managed to play the game with the difficulties that we had. We knew that it wasn’t going to be easy.”
Dedication: “Sevilla is celebrating this victory and for this we dedicate it to everyone.”
Did he think there would be extra-time?: “No, I hoped for this goal, I had faith. I had to have faith that we would find the second goal.”
Striker Gameiro, who scored the second goal, also spoke after the match: “It’s very important for me to score, and for the group, to help this team pass through to the next round. We are in a good moment and we hope that the fans go to the stadium to support us in the semi-finals.”