Dirk Kuyt Reflects on Europa League Draw for Feyenoord

Feyenoord have made a strong start to the Dutch campaign and are top of the table after three games, but they will also have one eye on the upcoming Europa League games since it offers them a great chance to qualify for the Champions League next season.


There is already a case of many reunions in the Europa League draw that was made on Thursday. Feyenoord will be up against Manchester United, Fenerbahce, and Zorya in the group stages of the competition. As a result, striker Dirk Kuyt will be coming up against two of his old foes.

WIJNALDUM OPENS UP ON ‘TALK’ WITH KUYT OVER LIVERPOOL

Liverpool new signing Georgino Wijnaldum has opened up on talks he had with former Liverpool star player Dirk Kuyt.

Kuyt on Georginio Wijnaldum

Dirk Kuyt used to perform with Liverpool from 2006 until 2012 where he managed to make over 200 appearances. The Dutch player has expressed his opinions concerning the latest signing that the Premier League outfit Liverpool has completed.

Liverpool signed Georginio Wijnaldum for a transfer fee of £25 million as he made his way from Newcastle United to the team of Jurgen Klopp. Even though Newcastle United went through an underwhelming season which saw them being relegated after only being able to win 9 matches from 38.

Dirk Kuyt to stay with Feyenoord until the end of the 2016-2017 season

Former Liverpool striker Dirk Kuyt has signed a one-year contract extension with Dutch club Feyenoord that will see him stay until the end of the 2016-2017 season.


Dirk Kuyt has been impressive this season scoring 19 goals in 32 league games and has been rewarded with a new contract.

The former Liverpool player said that he is happy to be playing for another year with Feyenoord and that he will do everything he can in order to bring success to the team. He said that the whole squad was determined to have a good season, and they managed to win the Dutch Cup. He believes that the team is hungry for more trophies, and he is sure that next season will be better in terms of silverware.

Daniel Sturridge is man to Watch - Dirk Kuyt

Former Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt is of the opinion that Daniel Sturridge is the man to watch for Liverpool in the next few weeks.

TEIJSSE FOLLOWS THE FOOTSTEPS OF DIRK KUYT

Scottish club Dundee FC have signed Holland international Yordi Teijsse ahead of the coming season.

The 23-year old Teijsse decided to follow the footsteps of former Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt by moving across the North Sea.

Dirk Kuyt confident after Winning against Utrecht

Feyenoord claimed the Dutch Cup after a 2-1 win over Utrecht in the final.

Striker and captain Dirk Kuyt is hoping that this victory is the start of a renaissance from the Dutch outfit. Feyenoord have struggled to challenge for the league title this season. Hence, there was more than usual attention on cup competitions like the Dutch Cup. Kuyt, who went through several seasons without winning a major honour at a Liverpool, has now been successful in each of his last five seasons. He is hoping that the Dutch outfit start challenge for trophies on a more regular basis including doing well in European competitions.

Kuyt backs Liverpool to qualify for the final

Dirk Kuyt believes that Liverpool can still qualify for the Europa League final despite being beaten 1-0 in Spain. Lopez scored a goal in the 92nd minute to help Villareal defeat Liverpool.

He stated that this is only the first-half of the tie and that there is still 90 minutes to play for in the semi-final. He believes that the side will be able to overcome the deficit at Anfield and that they still have a chance to make it to the final.

Giovanni van Bronckhorst has so far been happy with the way the season has progressed

Feyenoord manager Giovanni van Bronckhorst has so far been happy with the way the season has progressed – even though it has meant that the club has not been at the top of the table for a considerable time – and he wants his players to maintain this strong form to the end of the campaign.

The club are on course to qualifying for the Europa league by finishing in the third place. The title may be beyond them with Ajax and PSV having a stranglehold throughout the campaign, but this may be seen as a decent return for Feyenoord.

Dirk Kuyt Confident onf Reeds

Former Liverpool striker Dirk Kuyt expects the Reds to progress into the last 16 of the Europa League at the expense of Manchester United. Liverpool managed a 2-0 win over United in the first leg at Anfield.

Now, they are preparing for the return leg at Old Trafford where United are expected to provide much better competition than in the first leg. It was a teammate and uninspiring performance from Louis van Gaal’s team in the first leg. They were unable to get back on the winning run after only a 1-1 draw with West Ham during the weekend.

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