FC Utrecht in the final of the play-offs after victory at Heerenveen


FC Utrecht in the final of the play-offs after victory at Heerenveen

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FC Utrecht has Saturday easily placed for the final of the play-offs for European football. The team of coach Erik ten Hag earlier, also in the second duel with sc Heerenveen: 2-1.

Utrecht began with a reassuring lead of the match in the own stadium Galgenwaard. The team was earlier this week in Friesland, all with 1-3 too strong for sc Heerenveen.

The Marbles made in that duel, especially in the back of a moderate impression, which makes coach Jurgen Streppel especially in that line of bills of exchange applied. He missed not only centrumverdediger Jerry St. Juste because of an injury, but passed his friend Wout Faes. The only 16-year-old Kik Pierie was in the back with Doke Schmidt.

The guests began is still full of good courage in the duel. This was the first real big chance for Heerenveen, but attacker Sam Larsson received the ball totally free for David Jensen are not past the Danish goalkeeper.

The game golfde then up and down, but after the opening goal from Ramon Leeuwin disappeared all the faith in Heerenveen. The defender made after a half-hour from a corner kick for the 1-0.

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FC Utrecht is at the expense of Heerenveen placed for the play-offs for European football.
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The stadium was quite filled.
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Zivkovic scored the 2-0.
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Lioness and Zivkovic are happy with their hits.
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Heerenveen grossierde then in errors and Utrecht benefited. Goalkeeper Erwin Mulder shot a kick as in the feet of Richairo Zivkovic that the score seven minutes for rest easily doubled.

The duel kabbelde after resting peacefully, but they came after an hour change in. Utrecht-captain Willem Janssen brought Larsson in the strafschopgbied fall, after which Reza Ghoochannejhad from eleven meters for 2-1 made.

It led, however, not that Heerenveen got better play. The Frisians remained in the back of schutteren, but were lucky that Utrecht and especially Zivkovic – very sloppy with the opportunities omsprong.

In the final for a ticket to the second qualifying round of the Europa League occurs Utrecht probably against AZ. That team defends later Saturday for his home crowd against FC Groningen a lead of 4-1.

See also:
Summary play-off European soccer and promotion/relegation

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