Already author of a great World Cup with the selection of Morocco in Qatar, the goalkeeper Yassine Bounou has once again put on his “hero” clothes and participated in offering a seventh coronation to Sevilla FC in the Europa League against AS Roma , writes, Thursday, the channel “RMC Sport” on its website.
The Moroccan goalkeeper played a major part in the conquest of a seventh Europa League for Sevilla FC, diverting two shots on goal in the final against AS Roma (1-1, 4 tab 1). He first diverted that of Gianluca Mancini before touching the strike of Roger Ibanez, which crashed into his right post, explains the chain, for whom it is “the apotheosis of a remarkable season ” for the Moroccan international after the “historic” course of the Atlas Lions during the last World Cup, with a qualification in the semi-finals (2-0 defeat against France).
The former Atlético de Madrid player, already heroic in the penalty shootout against Spain in the round of 16 of the World Cup, says he managed to keep his cool in the face of the whirlwind of emotions in recent months, note- your.
Bounou got up after losing his starting spot to Croatian Marko Dmitrovic in the Andalusian goal, after the appointment of José Luis Mendilibar on the bench in March, estimates RMC Sport, adding that the technician, however, kept him his confidence as number 1 in the European Cup, a choice that paid off on Wednesday evening.
“I am a club player, ready to meet the needs of Sevilla,” he commented. “The coach trusted me and I have to give him back his trust. I remember the people who have always supported me,” he concluded.