AZ wins over FortunaPublished on 03 maart 19, 18:46
ALKMAAR- AZ has won over Fortuna Sittard on Sunday (4-2). While in the break AZ was 1-2 behind, in the second half the team of John van den Brom turned it around. Teun Koopmeiners (2x), Oussama Idrissi and Guus Til made the goals for AZ.
Before the game started AZ said goodbye to Alireza Jahanbakhsh. The Iranian was last season's top scorer with 21 goals and left AZ at the end of the season to play in the Premier League for Brighton & Hove Albion.
Jonas Svensson was back in the starting line-up after he missed the last two games, because of an injury.
Teun Koopmeiners opened the score with a penalty after Thomas Ouwejan was brought down by Fortuna goal keeper Alexei Koselev in the 27th minute. After the penalty, Fortuna scored the equalizer and a few seconds before the break Fortuna scored the 1-2 as well.
Nine minutes after the break Til scored the 2-2 and AZ was back in the game. Idrissi scored the 3-2 after an hour of playing and in the 75th minute the final score was set by Koopmeiners: 4-2