Vlaar returns in basiself AZ against Olympique Lyon
Ron Vlaar makes Thursday as basisspeler his comeback in AZ in the return in the sixteenth finals of the Europa League against Olympique Lyon.
The defender has recovered from the kuitblessure that he on december 3, suffered in the match against Excelsior (3-3). He is a captain in the Alkmaarders.
Further returns Mattias Johansson back in the team of John van den Brom. The right back missed the heenwedstrijd by a suspension. Last week for Derrick Luckassen him in that position, he is now back on the society.
The defense gets Stijn Wuytens preferred to Rens van Eijden.
Also striking is the rise of Fred Friday, who preferred to Wout Weghorst at the point of attack. He is flanked by Iliass Bel Hassani and Levi Garcia, right behind him, Alireza Jahanbakhsh.
With Lyon missing Memphis Depay. The vleugelaanvaller was this season, already active in the Europa League for Manchester United, and should not, therefore, for his new club compete in Europe. The French will, among others, Alexandre Lacazette rest. He scored last week in the heenwedstrijd two more times.
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Time of placing
19:08 – 23 February 2017
The match between Olympique Lyon and AZ begins Thursday night at 21.05 hours in the Parc Olympique Lyonnais and is under the direction of the White-Russian arbitrator Aleksei Kulbakov.
AZ stands for an almost impossible task for the eighth-finals to reach. Last week was the heenwedstrijd in Alkmaar with 1 to 4 lost to the number four of the Ligue 1. Never managed a club in it to still to continue in Europe after a 1-4 thuisnederlaag.
Preparation Of Olympique Lyon: Lopes; Yanga-Mbiwa, Ghezzal, Diakhaby, Ferri; Tousart, Morel, Darder, Rafael; Fekir, Cornet.
Preparation AZ: Curl, Johansson, Vlaar, Wuytens, Haps; Luckassen, Jahanbakhsh, Rienstra; Bel Hassani, Friday, Garcia.
AZ aims to acquire revenge in Europa League return against Olympique Lyon