FC «Krasnodar» will play with the French Lille in the opening match of the group stage of the Europa League (group H). The Russian team will debut in the primary stage is the second largest European Cup tournament in the meeting with the leader of the championship of France.
Krasnodar has become one of the discoveries of the Europa League qualifiers, confident after going through 3 stages And won five victories in six matches with a total difference of scored And conceded goals 20-2. And if the first two enemy — Estonian «Kalev» And Hungarian «Disdier» is clearly inferior to Kuban in the class, the Spanish club real Sociedad San Sebastian seemed a favorite pair, but After a home win with the score 1: 0 lost in the Krasnodar 0: 3. Newcomers of European competition came in the group stage, where they will compete for one of the 2 spots in the 1/16 finals, except for «Lille», «Everton» And German «Wolfsburg».
«Everton» And «Wolfsburg» are favourites in General fairly smooth group. But Lille is a hard nut, the third French team the previous season, which, However, failed to go into the group stage of the Champions League, twice losing to Porto. After five rounds of the championship of France of the season Lille is the sole leader, scoring 3 wins and 2 draws. Because of the victory over FC Nantes last Sunday with the score 2: 0 Lille headed for the table.
The winning goal was on the account of the Belgian striker Divoka Origi, who scored the decisive goal in the national team of Russia at the 2014 world Cup in Brazil. In addition to the Original, from «Lille» is the Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, Danish defending Player Simon Cher, as well as the team captain, midfielder Rio Mavuba. Pillar of defense is a 31-year-old Montenegrin infielder Marco bash, first advocated capital «locomotive», however the last games he missed Due to injury.
Trains Lille 60-year-old Rene Girard, which in 2012 led to the title modest «Montpellier».
«Krasnodar» unlike the LOSC, the end of summer could not stand the pressure of the game on 2 fronts — the team for two months already played 13 matches in the League And the Europa League. Having started as Lille in their own tournament, eleven points After five matches, Krasnodar then suffered two home defeats in the championship of Russia with the score 0: 2 — from «Dynamo» And «Ufa».
Meeting with Lille miss the leader of the midfield «Krasnodar» Joaozinho that was removed in the second leg with real Sociedad».
The match will take place at the stadium «Pierre-Mauroy in Villeneuve-d’ascq, this campus is the home arena of the LOSC. Start — 23: 05 GMT, the chief justice appointed Liran it ‘ s from Israel.
Thursday will be another Match in group H — 23: 05 GMT in Liverpool will face Everton «And» Wolfsburg». Will be played 22 tournaments in other groups, in group E will meet Panathinaikos And FC Dynamo Moscow
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- Players Everton at home lost to Chelsea with the score 3: 6 in the championship game of England
- Players of the Russian Krasnodar went out in the group stage of the Europa League
- Players of the Moscow Dynamo will play with the Greek Panathinaikos in the game of the Europa League