Lucas Ocampos Pulled Off 'The Assist Of The Season' On La Liga Return
Lucas Ocampos pulled off an assist of the season candidate for Sevilla against Real Betis.
Ocampos wasted no time to make an impression as La Liga returned on Thursday after a three-month suspension due to the coronavirus crisis.
The Argentina winger opened the scoring with a second half penalty just before the hour mark. He then played a brilliant part in his side's second goal.
Ocampos produced an excellent back-heel pass from a corner to set up Fernando who headed home from close range.
:heart_eyes: @BumperGraham "That is the assist of the season in my eyes"
Fernando with the goal but Lucas Ocampos with a wonderful assist! :fire:#LaLiga #BackToWin pic.twitter.com/NP6h2v5lrO
- Premier Sports :tv: (@PremierSportsTV) June 11, 2020
Spanish football expert Graham Hunter waxed lyrical about Ocampos stunning assist, calling it the "assist of the season in my eyes."
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:camera_with_flash: @Locampos15 is magic! :tophat::sparkles:#ElGranDerbi 2-0 (83´)#WeareSevilla pic.twitter.com/ojYFd132P1
- Sevilla FC - #StayAtHome (@SevillaFC_ENG) June 11, 2020
:heavy_check_mark:ictoria!!!! :wink: #ElGranDerbi #WeareSevilla pic.twitter.com/gqx2i2yBTJ
- Lucas Ocampos (@Locampos15) June 11, 2020
Just a reminder. Lucas Ocampos is the best Argentinian in La Liga. It is what it is. pic.twitter.com/UQQwXLQF60
- . (@Saraah_Blanco) June 12, 2020
A no-look penalty and a nice back-heel assist today for Lucas Ocampos.
You can tell Ocampos was waiting a long time to get back on the field. pic.twitter.com/bcHdpNMNky
- TheSoccerMinute (@soccer_minute) June 12, 2020
That back heel by Lucas Ocampos... #ElGranDerbi pic.twitter.com/j0YzDUDjSD
- Peter Galindo (@GalindoPW) June 11, 2020
Sevilla's 2-0 victory over Real Betis keeps them in third place in the league, four points ahead of Real Sociedad and six points behind Real Madrid.