Feyenoord starts Sunday with Robin van Persie as attacking midfielder on the game against FC Utrecht. Also Sam Larsson has a starting received of trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst.
The 34-year-old Van Persie was missing at the beginning of this month by an injury in the home match against Excelsior (5-0 victory) and did last week in the uitduel with FC Twente (1-3) as a substitute 26 minutes.
Jens Toornstra replaces the suspended Steven Berghuis on the rechtsbuitenpositie, while Larsson on the left, the place occupies of Jean-Paul Boëtius. The 24-year-old vleugelspeler is struggling with a hip injury.
Feyenoord against Utrecht is already the fifth victory in a row books. The Residents currently occupy the fourth spot in the Premier league with eleven points behind AZ, next week will be the opponent of Feyenoord in the cup final.
FC Utrecht returns Yassin Ayoub back in the base. The midfielder, who next season under contract at Feyenoord, was missing in the last two games of the Domstedelingen by a knee injury.
Utrecht is busy currently the fifth place in the Premier league with 49 points and is thus on course for a place in the play-offs for European football.
Preparation Everton: Jones; Diks, Van Beek, Van der Heijden, Haps; El-Ahmadi, Van Persie, Vilhena; Toornstra, Jörgensen and Larsson.
Preparation of FC Utrecht: Jensen; Klaiber, Lioness, Janssen, Van der Maarel; Of the Region, Strieder, Ayoub, Klich; Dessers and Labyad
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