Memphis has despite the unfortunate moment of feeling good after basisdebuut

Memphis has despite the unfortunate moment of feeling good after basisdebuut

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With Memphis Depay dominated Saturday night with a positive feeling after his basisdebuut for Olympique Lyon. The international led still losing the opening goal against Lille OSC (1-2 defeat).

“Unlucky, a bit of bad luck,” this is how Memphis the moment in the 38th minute. After losing the attacker could Yassine Benzia with a changed direction shot the 0-1 annotate.

“Then, they played only specimens seem more aggressive compared, making it more and more difficult was a hole to be found. Still dominated by the good sense of the first ten days here,” said Memphis against the AD.

Lille hopes in the short term to strengthen with Anwar El Ghazi. The attacker is for some time been associated with the French middenmoter and missing Sunday in the Ajax-selection for the competitieduel with ADO Den Haag.

Last week if Memphis as a substitute shortly before the time his debut against Olympique Marseille (3-1). The Manchester United came wing tips and feel welcome in Lyon.


“Everything turned out that I really wanted it to be. That trust was important to me. I want to display good football, as much as possible. “

“The trainer had a clear plan with me, where a lot of confidence spoke,” says Memphis. “The team plays really threatening, and this is just a very large club. The whole picture felt good.”

With coach Danny Blind has he had any contact about his transfer to the French league. “But the most important is that I have just much go play at a high level. This was very important for me. Then comes the Dutch national team itself.”

Saturday played Memphis as a left outer. Halfway through the second half, he was according to the agreement substituted, at that time, was the state still 0-1. “I have some rhythm is needed, but still felt really fit. That is a good sign.”

Lyon after 21 duels on the fourth place in the Ligue 1, eleven points behind leader AS Monaco.

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