Feyenoord too strong for Sparta in Rotterdam derby
Feyenoord put Europa League disappointment behind them on Sunday evening, demolishing Sparta Rotterdam at De Kuip in the Eredivisie. Arne Slot’s side were two up before the break through Orkun Kökcü and Javairo Dilrosun, eventually winning 3-0 courtesy of a second-half strike by Santiago Gimenez.
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Feyenoord – Sparta Rotterdam 3-0 (2-0)
5’ Kökcü 1-0
35’ Dilrosun 2-0
73’ Gimenez 3-0
- Marcos Lopez and Ezequiel Bullaude made their official debuts.
- Orkun Kökcü netted on four minutes against Sparta last season; this season it took him until the fifth.
- Santiago Gimenez has been involved in five goals in his first five matches, netting four himself and claiming one assist.
Feyenoord: Bijlow; Pedersen (84’ Benita), Trauner, Hancko, Lopez; Timber, Kökcü (86’ Bullaude), Dilrosun (74’ Mats Wieffer); Jahanbakhsh, Danilo (63’ Gimenez), Idrissi (63’ Paixão).
- Feyenoord 1
- Orkun Kökcü
- Ezequiel Bullaude
- Marcos Lopez