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AZ-players to compensate fans after recordnederlaag in Lyon

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AZ-players to compensate fans after recordnederlaag in Lyon

The players of AZ, the supporters meeting that Thursday evening were present at the uitduel with Olympique Lyon in the Europa League. The Alkmaarders lost by no less than 7-1, the heaviest European loss ever.

The team of John van den Brom was also the biggest European defeat of a Dutch club. In the season 1965/1966 lost DOS in the first round of the Jaarbeursstedenbeker in Camp Nou with 7-1 to FC Barcelona.

To compensate for the defeat in Lyon do the players of AZ the 660 fans a card gift for a uitduel of your choice. The supporters can choose from matches against Feyenoord, Ajax, Heracles Almelo and NEC.

“We have set ourselves and everyone that AZ is connected with this contest, a bad service. We also realize that we the supporters have abandoned” declare captain Ron Vlaar on the site of AZ.

“It was nice to see that so many traveled to Lyon to support us. That we value enormously and therefore it is very disappointing as the game on this manner.”

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AZ also has the return against Olympique Lyon in the sixteenth finals of the Europa League stand a chance lost: 7-1
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The fans of AZ had there advance still fiduciary in.
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AZ came in the fifth minute behind through a goal from Nabil Fekir.
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Twelve minutes later it was 2-0 through Maxwell Cornet.
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AZ, there could be little tegenoverstellen, all made Levi Garcia, however, 2-1, in the 26th minute.
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Through again Fekir and Sergi Darder was 4-1 at half for Lyon.
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In the last fifteen minutes of the second half was even worse for AZ, because Lyon made three goals: 7-1.
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Lyon was at rest already with 4-1 for hits of Nabil Fekir (2), Maxwell Cornet and Sergi Darder. Levi Garcia made the goal for AZ. In the second half scored again Fekir, Houssem Aouar and Mouctar Diakhaby for the French.

Coach Van den Brom left after the duel very critical of his team. He found that his players except the supporters also to each other in the lurch left in the Parc Olympique Lyonnais.

In the Eredivisie AZ the current number five. Sunday we play the Alkmaarders at 14.30 hours, at home against PEC Zwolle, that thirteenth.

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