Rijnmond.nl – ROTTERDAM, Feyenoord defeated Sweden’s IF Elfsborg on Thursday evening during the Europa Conference League.¬†
In an atmospheric Kuip stadium, the Rotterdam squad made mincemeat of their Swedish opponents, who were defeated 5-0.
With this win, Feyenoord is already with more than one and a half legs into the group stage of the Conference League.
In a Kuip filled with fireworks, Feyenoord fans were happy to note that Alireza Jahanbakhsh was fit enough to start.
Feyenoord took the lead after 25 minutes.¬†Sinisterra headed in a cross from Jens Toornstra at the far post to make it 1-0.
Five minutes later, Feyenoord doubled the lead.¬†A low pass from Toornstra was well taken by Jahanbakhsh.¬†
On the 37th minute, the party in De Kuip was complete.¬†Sinisterra scored his second, and Feyenoord’s third goal with a nice shot into the far corner.
In the second half, Feyenoord calmly continued to dominate and increase the scoreline.¬†On the 48th minute, the outstanding Sinisterra headed in his third goal of the evening.¬†
Just ten minutes later, Linssen made it 5-0.
A red card for Feyenoord goalkeeper Justin Bijlow was the only blemish on a wonderful European evening in De Kuip.