The French forward missed a clear opportunity to get another goal late when he missed from close.
Manuel Pellegrini’s side remained in sixth place and in control of a Europa League berth after its fifth win in six rounds. The win lifted it level on points with fifth-placed Real Sociedad before it hosts Barcelona on Monday.
Levante, which was left in ninth, had the best scoring chances early on when both José Morales and Jorge de Frutos threatened Claudio Bravo’s net.
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