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No one can argue that Giovani lo Celso is emerging as one of the key men for Real Betis this season. More importantly, the good form of the Argentine has been recognised by UEFA.
Real Betis are often claimed to be the neutrals' favourite team in Spain due to the fact that their games are never short on excitement, and they certainly lived up to that tag after going toe-to-toe with Barcelona at the Camp Nou on Sunday afternoon.
Barcelona were given a glimpse of hope against Real Betis, as Lionel Messi expertly converted a penalty Jordi Alba had won, before Lo Celso got one back for Betis.
Real Betis against AC Milan at the Villamarin always looked like being one of the most appealing games of this round of Europa League fixtures and Giovani Lo Celso ensured the Spaniards got off to the perfect start on home turf with a ruthless finish.
Real Betis continued their European adventure with an intimidating trip to San Siro to face fallen giants AC Milan on Thursday, with classy playmaker Giovani Lo Celso silencing the home crowd with a stunning second-half strike for the Andalusians.
Federico Fazio has leapt to the defence of Argentina team-mate Willy Caballero after the goalkeeper revealed he had received online threats following their World Cup loss to Croatia.
Argentina midfielder Giovani Lo Celso said there are "flaws" to exploit against France when the countries meet in the last 16 of the World Cup on Saturday.
The French Professional Footballers Union (UNFP) have selected five nominees for Goal of the Year, with no sign of the usual PSG suspects. The contenders are; Fekir, Lo Celso, Jeannot, Malcom and Kurzawa.