Ajax goalkeeper Vermeer against Lyon
Last Updated: November 22, 2011 8:04 p.m. Info
LYON – Ajax begins Tuesday night with Kenneth Vermeer to the away game in the Champions League against Olympique Lyon. The goalkeeper went the last two league games seriously in error.
Yet he gets the confidence of temporary coach Frank de Boer, who last summer goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen NEC had happened.
”Kenneth must show that those errors had an incident,”De Boer was referring to the blunders of his keeper in the league matches against FC Utrecht and Vitesse.
”He must soon be the goalkeeper who picked up points for us, because he certainly did. I also do not feel that he is the defense nervous.”
Lodeiro De Boer misses against Olympique Lyon center injured strikers Kolbeinn Sigthorsson, Siem de Jong and Dmitri Boelikin. Derk Boerrigter, well on his shot this season, is like Nicolai Boilesen Andre Ooijer and injured left in Amsterdam.
De Boer item does Nicolas Lodeiro, originally midfielder, probably central to the attack.
”So many flavors we have not,”said the head coach of Ajax Monday just before the training of his team in Stade Gerland. The reigning champion qualifies for the eighth finals of the Champions League as the away match against Olympique Lyon with a minimum closing tie with goals. ”So here we go for,”said De Boer.
Probable arrangement Ajax: Vermeer, Van der Wiel, Alderweireld, Vertonghen and Anita, Eriksen, Enoh and Janssen, Sulejmani, and Lodeiro Ebecilio.
The Amsterdam, which Kolbeinn Sigthorsson, Siem de Jong and Derk Boerrigter Dmitry Boelykin miss injuries because, come with a victory at Olympique Lyon on ten points from five matches and are then no longer be retrieved by the French (now four points).
Number four Dinamo Zagreb can be at most one third, the Croats Ajax can not retrieve.
Draw may be enough
Even with a tie – other than 0-0 – Ajax right places for the next round. Only with a scoreless draw, the same result as in the first game between two clubs in Amsterdam, is the sixth round is important.
Ajax plays its final group match at home against Real Madrid. Lyon is visiting Dinamo Zagreb. If Ajax loses and Lyon win, goal difference is important for qualification for the next round to be determined. It is currently heavily in favor of Amsterdam: 6-3 to 2-6.