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Strong Genk also wins in Poland and steams through to play-offs Europa League

KRC Genk qualified Thursday night convincing for the play-offs (last qualifying round for the group stage of the Europa League. The People survived without the Polish cauldron of Lech Poznan and won after the first leg (2-0), the second leg in Poland. It was 1-2. Samatta and Trossard made the Genk goals. The Danish Brondby is for Genk from next week, the last hurdle in the direction of Europa League.

After the deserved victory from the first leg (2-0) turned out to Racing Genk also on the field of Lech Poznan a bit too big for the Poles. The People retreated a little of the Polish cauldron and chose from the first whistle for the attack. The openingsdoelpunt of Samatta after 19 minutes it was no more than logical. The Tanzanian striker had two doelkansen need to warm up, but when his third attempt was the touch. Samatta worked a cross from Ndongala fine in goal.

Poznan had no answer in the house on the Genk whirlwind. Malinovskyi kicked a free kick but just over the crossing, Trossard lacked eye-to-eye with the Polish goalkeeper. The pocketspits of Genk struck just before the peace, still touch. He threw a penalty enforced by Ndongala – against the nets: 0-2 and the match finally played. The approximately 200 remainder Genksupporters if the qualification early bets.

In an unnecessary second half and managed to the home team after five minutes the aansluitingstreffer through Cywka, but for a lot of turmoil was not in the Genk ranks. Philippe Clement even had the luxury to fifteen minutes of his three best players – Trossard, Pozuelo and Malinovskyi to the side to pick up with the eye on the arrival of Charleroi Sunday.

In the play-offs on Thursday 23 and 30 August, to be finished, wait for the Danish Brondby. The Danes took in their third preliminary round, the size of Serbia’s FK Spartak Subotica.

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