Lawyer pulls off a good half of confidence for the duel with Feyenoord
Dick Advocaat posted Sunday with Fenerbahçe, the second competitiezege in a row. Especially the first 45 minutes against Gaziantepspor give the Dutch coach confidence for the Europa League match with Feyenoord on Thursday.
“In the first half we played fantastic,” said the Lawyer after the 2-1 victory over Gaziantepspor. “If we Thursday also so play, then we can make the Season difficult. But there awaits us an exciting match, against a good opponent.”
Fenerbahçe came in own house in the 22nd minute lead through Emmanuel Emenike, who graduated after preparatory work despite getting Lens.
Ten minutes before the time came Gaziantepspor via Nabil Ghilas again at the same height, but six minutes later, the Brazilian Josef de Souza sure that the three points in Istanbul remained.
“We deserved the victory,” said Lawyer. “In the first half we did a lot of energy in the duel, maybe we had this later in the match some trouble with the pace. But especially over the first half, I have nothing to complain about.”
Robin Van Persie
The 68-year-old Hagenaar had basisplaatsen given Lens, and Gregory van der Wiel. Robin van Persie was once again not at the clash and it is not yet clear whether the attacker Thursday, can play against his former club.
“Robin is at this moment not yet ready for. He is now working with the physical trainer to improve itself”, concluded the Lawyer.
Fenerbahçe-the Club begins Thursday night at 21.05 hours. The Rotterdammers started the group stage of the Europa League with a handsome 1-0 thuiszege at Manchester United. The Turkish club played in Ukraine with a 1-1 draw against Zorya Luhansk.
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