Football: Sevilla beat Real Betis 2-0 in Seville Derby
Fernando Reges, Lucas Ocampos score at Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan Stadium in first La Liga game after virus-enforced suspension
Sevilla defeated Real Betis 2-0 Thursday in the Seville Derby following a three-month break due to the novel coronavirus.
Both sides were unable to break a scoreless deadlock in the first half.
In the second half, however, the home team found the goal with Lucas Ocampos as he successfully converted a penalty in the 56th minute.
Sevilla's other goal came from midfielder Fernando Reges in the 62nd minute, making it 2-0.
With this victory, third-placed Sevilla now has 50 points, while Real Betis sits in 12th place in the league table with 33 points.
The match was held behind closed doors at Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan Stadium.
Week 28 fixtures in La Liga are as follows:
Granada vs Getafe
Valencia vs Levante
Espanyol vs Alaves
Celta Vigo vs Villarreal
Leganes vs Real Valladolid
Mallorca vs Barcelona
Athletic Bilbao vs Atletico Madrid
Real Madrid vs Eibar
Real Sociedad vs Osasuna