Erik Lamela released by Sevilla, seeks new club

Erik Lamela, a former Tottenham star, has been released by Sevilla after joining in 2021 as part of a swap deal with Bryan Gil. Lamela enjoyed his time in Spain, winning his first career trophy in 2023. He expressed gratitude for his time at Sevilla and expressed hope to return someday. Lamela joined Spurs in 2013 and made 257 appearances, scoring 37 goals.


Former Tottenham star Erik Lamela has been left unemployed after his release by Sevilla. The Argentine midfielder, 32, joined the La Liga outfit in 2021 as part of a swap deal with Bryan Gil. Lamela enjoyed his time in Spain, winning his first career trophy in 2023 as part of the side that defeated Roma in the Europa League final, where he scored in the penalty shootout.

Lamela expressed gratitude for his time at Sevilla, stating, “I only have words of gratitude to those who shared this journey with me. From the first day, I felt at home, thanks to everyone who made everything easy for me to focus on football.” He reflected on his three years at the club, highlighting the Europa League victory as a significant memory.

The midfielder, now seeking the fifth club of his career, added, “It’s time to say goodbye. I will always carry you in my heart and hope to return someday.” Lamela joined Spurs from Roma in 2013, making 257 appearances and scoring 37 goals. He left North London with three runners-up medals: two in the League Cup and one in the Champions League.

Here is the highlight video of Erik Lamela’s skills and goals at Sevilla.

Erik Lamela

Erik Lamela

Forwarder, Midfielder


Age: 32

184 cm

79 kg

Season 2023/2024
Played 13 25 Missed
Minutes 459 35.3 Avg
Goals 2 0.2 Avg
Assist 0 0.0 Avg
Attempt 13 1.0 Avg
Passes 148 11.484.2% AvgSucc
Yellow 3 0.2 Avg
Red 0 0.0 Avg

This season he played in total 13 times for 459 minutes for La Liga.

Erik Lamela scored 2 goals for Sevilla. He procured no assists. He received 3 yellow cards and no red cards.

His team is currently 12th in La Liga. In the last match Sevilla lost 2-1 against FC Barcelona.

Sevilla performance and stats


Manager: Enrique Sánchez Flores
Rank 12th
Win 10
Draw 11
Loss 14
Goals 47-49
Diff -2
Rank 4th
Win 0
Draw 2
Loss 4
Goals 7-12
Diff -5

Sevilla is currently 12th in the La Liga with 41 points.

In the last 38 games, it has won 10 times, drawn 11 times, and lost 17 times. In its last match, Sevilla lost 1-2 against FC Barcelona.​​

It has a negative goal difference after scoring 47 goals and conceding 49.​

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