Feyenoord probably without injured Jörgensen against City

Feyenoord probably without injured Jörgensen against City

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Feyenoord must be the Wednesday in the Champions League match against Manchester City in all probability do without striker Nicolai Jörgensen, that Saturday night went out in the uitduel with Heracles Almelo (2-4 win).

“It doesn’t look positive, he has problems with his hamstring. The chances are that he City-at home, miss”, said Feyenoord-trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst right after the match in Almelo against FOX Sports.

The 26-year-old Jörgensen reported after twenty minutes already injured on the sidelines and played then continue for a while, but was then still replaced. Michiel Kramer came to him in the field.

Van Bronckhorst was not that he had made a mistake by Jörgensen two days after a heavy world cup qualifier with Denmark. “He has four days of rest and is well-checked by our medical staff. We had no signal that he was suffered from. Hopefully is it with you.”

Feyenoord led in peace with 0-3 by goals from Steven Berghuis (two) and Jean-Paul Boëtius. In the second half came Heracles back thanks to two goals from Reuven Niemeijer, but Sam Larsson made Feyenoords fourth.

Feyenoord book embracing victory at Heracles

Feyenoord has to visit at Heracles Almelo with a 2-4 win.
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Feyenoord’s top scorer Nicolai Jörgensen fell halfway through the first half injured.
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Steven Berghuis opened in the 22nd minute the score on behalf of Feyenoord.
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Mountain house curled the ball beautifully behind Heracles goalkeeper Bram Castro.
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Berghuis made seven minutes later the 0-2.
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Jean-Paul Boëtius made for the capstone of the productive ten minutes for Feyenoord in the 33rd minute, 0-3.
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Reuven Niemeijer took seventeen minutes before time, the tension back: 1-3.
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Niemeijer was also 2-3, but in injury time some Feyenoord debutant Sam Larsson in the final standings at 2-4.
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Van Bronckhorst was not happy with the decline of his squad after resting in the Polman Stadium. “If you have some first half plays, the game is never more so when after resting. That was unnecessary”, concluded the Dutchman.

Thanks to the victory at Heracles is the Team after four races is still clear in the Premier league. Earlier, FC Twente (2-1), Excelsior (0-1) and Willem II (5-0) will be set aside.

City Wednesday on a visit in The Cockpit at the start of the Champions League season. The other match in group F between Shakhtar Donetsk and Napoli.

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