Rajiv van la parra and Jens Toornstra are probably fit enough to Thursday to participate in the TOTO KNVB cup match of Feyenoord against FC Utrecht in The Cockpit.
The 27-year-old van la parra continued Sunday in the lost competitieduel with Fortuna Sittard (0-2) halfway through in the dressing room behind with an injury. He trained on Tuesday, but the expectation is that he is against Utrecht can start.
Toornstra ran last week in the away game against FC Emmen (1-4) a duimbreuk and a slight strain in his hamstring. This had to be the 29-year-old has the encounter with Fortuna to pass.
“Jens has trained with the group and it looks good, though it is to wait and see how he is Wednesday,” said trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst, who good has hope that Robin van Persie is a large part of the match against Utrecht can play.
‘Robin has normally to be able to train’
The 35-year-old striker is struggling the last weeks with injuries, but could at Fortuna 23 minutes to participate. Van Persie is good that home game came and trained well again this week with them.
For Feyenoord, there Thursday a lot on the game against Utrecht. The citizens of Rotterdam in the Eredivisie, the connection with the leader PSV and number two Ajax lost and so it seems that the KNVB cup is the only feasible price. Feyenoord won in August called the Johan Cruijff Schaal.
The match between Feyenoord and FC Utrecht begins Thursday at 20.45 hours and is led by referee Björn Kuipers.
View the program, the results and the position in the KNVB cup