Author Archive for Sid Lowe in Seville


Sevilla’s resurrection continues under Caparrós in the ‘holy derby’ | Sid Lowe

Exhilarating, passionate and very sevillano, Saturday’s derby saw Joaquín Caparrós oversee another triumph over BetisSomewhere in the middle of the smoke and the bodies, Sevilla’s bus began its 640-metre journey, slowly opening a path through the palms…


Spanish press reaction: ‘Lord’ Harry Kane brought Spain to their knees | Sid Lowe

‘We hadn’t cocked it up like this against England since the 16th century’ said El Mundo while Marca felt Kane showed he was ‘a classic striker who is good at absolutely everything’“I was great at half-time,” said the Spain manager Luis Enrique. “The lo…


‘Seville’s Eurovision’ leaves both teams in Europe and everyone partying | Sid Lowe

The derby, one of the few matches of the penultimate weekend with anything riding on it, didn’t disappoint Betis’s bus made its way through a cloud of green smoke, while Sevilla’s passed the police cordon down the last, short stretch of empty street, t…


Sevilla’s danger men: five players who can pose Manchester United trouble

United may be favourites in the Champions League last 16 but Sevilla have players who can hurt themIt’s Jesús Navas, but not as we know him. The former Manchester City winger has been converted to right-back and, although he is diligent, that does occa…


Paul Pogba primed and ready for Manchester United’s Sevilla test

• Midfielder may return to side for Champions League first leg• ‘Mourinho is a pioneer in training methodology,’ says MontellaThe cameras were out late at Carrington on Tuesday morning and so was Paul Pogba, which was one way of announcing that the Fre…