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Group stage - Group L

M. Haifa - AZ
0-1
 

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Gudmundsson earns AZ victory at Maccabi Haifa

Published: Thursday 19 September 2013, 23.00CET
Gudmundsson earns AZ victory at Maccabi Haifa
Jóhann Gudmundsson scored the only goal against Maccabi ©Getty Images

AZ Alkmaar opened their UEFA Europa League Group L campaign with a 1-0 win at Maccabi Haifa FC.

Maccabi Haifa, who have come this far from the second qualifying round, had their chances against last season's Dutch Cup winners but were unable to provide the finishing touch. They were duly made to pay for their profligacy with 19 minutes left, Jóhann Gudmundsson registering the decisive strike for AZ.

 

Lineups

m. haifa

M. Haifa

az

AZ

33Šaranov (GK)1Esteban (GK)
3Scheimann2Johansson
7Boccoli4Viergever (C)
Substitution80
8Ezra7Gudmundsson
Goal70
10Rayo8Gudelj
17Turgeman
Yellow Card59
Substitution70
12Elm
Substitution63
19Abuhazira20Jóhannsson
20Katan (C)
Substitution69
23Beerens
Substitution63
21Keinan24Gouweleeuw
Yellow Card73
25Cocalić26Ortiz
Yellow Card28
27Meshumar
Substitution83
29Wuytens

Substitutes

22Edri (GK)16De Winter (GK)
6Abukrat5Gorter
Substitution80
11Vered
Substitution83
6Reijnen
12Ndlovu
Substitution69
Yellow Card73
10Overtoom
Substitution63
18Gabai11Martens
Substitution63
26Yadin
Substitution70
22Berghuis
29Pylyavskyi31van Overeem

Coaches

Ariel Benado (ISR) Gertjan Verbeek (NED)

Referee

Robert Schörgenhofer (AUT)

Press kits

Last updated: 19/09/2013 23:25 CET

Standings

Group L

PPts
AZ Alkmaar AZ13
PAOK FC PAOK13
FC Shakhter Karagandy Shakhter10
Maccabi Haifa FC M. Haifa10
Last updated: 21/09/2013 01:06 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Match statistics

M. Haifa
AZ

0

Goals scored

1

48

Possession (%)

52

20

Total attempts

6

2

on target

2

10

off target

3

8

blocked

1

1

against woodwork

0

6

Corners

2

3

Offsides

1

2

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

11

Fouls committed

15

15

Fouls suffered

10

383

Passes

426

319

completed

336

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    83
    Vered (in) - Meshumar (out) (M. Haifa)
  • Substitution
    80
    Gorter (in) - Viergever (out) (AZ)
  • Yellow Card
    73
    Ndlovu (M. Haifa) is booked.
  • Yellow Card
    73
    Gouweleeuw (AZ) is booked.

See also

  • M. Haifa

    Next match played UEFA Europa League: v Shakhter, 03 October 2013, 2-2
  • AZ

    Next match played UEFA Europa League: v PAOK, 03 October 2013, 1-1
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