FC Utrecht takes victory in Groningen after 2-0 behind at rest


FC Utrecht takes victory in Groningen after 2-0 behind at rest

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FC Utrecht Saturday by a handsome comeback win of FC Groningen. The team of Erik ten Hag was at peace with 2-0 behind, but turned the game in the second half to: 2-3.

FC Groningen looked like roses to sit through two goals from Bryan Linssen in the first half, but by hits of Sébastien Haller, Giovanni Troupée and Yassin Ayoub went for the three points to Utrecht.

The people from Groningen are waiting this now for six matches for a victory. The team of Ernest Faber is on the tenth place in the Premier league with 27 points.

FC Utrecht’m sure it’s also after this weekend, the fourth is behind the traditional top three. The losing bekerfinalist of last season, has forty points after 24 matches.

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FC Utrecht has a clever comeback win of FC Groningen. The team of Erik ten Hag was at peace with 2-0 behind, but turned the game in the second half to: 2-3.
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Before the match there was a minute of silence for the recently deceased Henk Nienhuis, in the past, assistant coach and director at FC Groningen.
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Bryan Linssen opened in the fourth minute the score on behalf of FC Groningen.
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The players of FC Groningen celebrate the 1-0.
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In the last minute for peace made Linssen also 2-0.
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FC Utrecht-captain Willem Janssen was not freely at the second still in strong position of his team.
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FC Groningen had Saturday night to an excellent start in the private Noordlease Stadium. The only 1.70 meters long Linssen jump in the fourth minute higher than FC Utrecht defender Mark van der Maarel, making it a great cross from Tom Hiariej within could heads: 1-0.

The winger of FC Groningen also made for a good end of the first half for the home team. FC Utrecht-captain Willem Janssen thought in the 45th minute the ball on the edge of the zestienmetergebied to screens for keeper David Jensen, but Linssen wurmde is simple to Janssen back and made his second of the evening: 2-0.

The 26-year-old Linssen tripled in one fell swoop are seizoenstotaal, because the attacker had to Saturday only once scored in the Premier league.

FC Utrecht continued in the first half of one life-size opportunity in front of it. Striker Gyrano Church, which, once again, the preference received over Richairo Zivkovic, headed after twenty minutes, a cross from Troupée against the pole.

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Linssen Groningen in the second half, a droomstart can give, because half a minute after the rest he got after a long kick from keeper Sergio Padt suddenly only for the purpose of FC Utrecht. This time he pushed the ball, however, in addition to the goal of Jensen.

On the other hand, it was touch. Haller said, hard touch from a corner of Ayoub. It was the Frenchman’s first goal since december 11, 2016, when he scored in the thuisduel with Heracles Almelo (2-0).

Also after the aansluitingstreffer got Groningen still plenty of opportunities. Mimoun Mahi had the 3-1 on his shoe, but the attacker pushed the ball just in front of. Ten minutes later it was a bet on Groningen defender Kasper Larsen of the line met.

Twelve minutes before time got the team Faber the bill for missing his chances. Troupée could be free to lash out from the edge of the penalty area and his fine shot went through the fingertips of Padt in the short corner: 2-2.

Three minutes later and the Church is his teammate Ayoub with an intelligent step-free for Padt and the midfielder wipte the ball in the long corner, giving the visitors the victory took them.

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