Determination of Everton Captain Delivers Merseyside Blue to Europa League Group Phase
Everton captain Phil Jagielka is keen to bring Everton to the Europa League group stage this season Agen Sbobet.
Everton has a good capital for it. In the first leg last, Ronald Koeman’s concoction squad was a 2-0 success over representatives of Croatia, Hajduk Split. It makes The Toffees only need a draw or lose no more than one goal to be able to qualify for the group phase.
Jagielka target clean sheet
The second leg match itself will be held in Croatia on Friday (25/8) early morning hrs.
“We know this second leg will be very fierce,” Jagielka said as quoted from the club’s official website. “It’s all about who scores the first goal and if we can make it happen, it will help us.”
“The game is not over but it’s fun to lead and record a clean sheet, which will give us confidence to stay in the back game.”
“But we will come and want to qualify for the group phase,” said the tough defender.
Everton once won this tournament in 1985 at that time this tournament is still called UEFA Cup. The Toffees itself has also been long enough absent in the tournament which in 2009 and changed the name to this Europa League. The last time they served in the 2009-10 season when still ditukangi manager, David Moyes. (Source: Goal)