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Ghanaian attacker Manu calls for Feyenoord focus in Europa League after ensuring qualification for Dutch giants

Published on: 30 August 2014
Danger-man Elvis Manu wants Feyenoord in Europa League

By Akyereko Frimpong Manson

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Dutch-born Ghanaian attacker Elvis Manu is thrilled about his strike that earn Feyenoord a place in the Group phase of the Uefa Europa League on Thursday night. 

Feyenoord were on the brink of elimination from the competition and Manu, 21, climbed off the bench with moments left to end the game and he snatched a stoppage-time winner to ensure Feyenoord earn their qualification.

" I'm really looking forward to it, but I'm in first reminisce everything that happened tonight," he said.

Feyenoord have been placed in the same group with Belgian side Standard Liege, Spanish outfit Sevilla and minnows Rijeka.

And, Manu insists the Eredivisie giants must keep their focus to remain in the competition.

"Feyenoord is a big club, I believe we belong in Europe. Therefore, it is great for the whole team that we have achieved this. Of the matches in the group stage, we can learn a lot as young players."


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  • Maxwell Johnson says:
    August 31, 2014 12:58 am
    What's the GFA doing on the getting this chap capped before we lost him to the Dutch.