L: ' could go to Nice clubs, but wanted to necessarily back to Netherlands '

The fourth Moroccan on the payroll for the first team at the Domstedelingen!

Zakaria Labyad is back to where it all began. If PSV-youth exponent he broke through at PSV, so well, in fact that clubs from the Netherlands and abroad and not the least incidentally, wanted to strengthen with the then but 19-year-old attacking midfielder. L could offer the Portuguese giant Sporting Lisbon do not turn off and signed his contract in the Portuguese capital. That Portuguese adventure ran not determined from on a success, after 27 matches in first (all competitions; 3 goals and 3 assists) Lisbon laid out her contract player temporarily.

L came to reasonable figures after which he had to return after 1.5 season where at his employer. In preparing soon became clear that the international would have no role in the first team. After a failed rental at Fulham, the midfielder back after which the situation was so harrowing that one from both sides decided to lift the employment contract. After a number of months to have been a free agent saw FC Utrecht a golden opportunity in L and bond itself for as much as 3.5 season to the ex-PSV'er.

Opposite FOX Sports let L know to have had several options available, however weighed his desire to return to Netherlands just what heavier and offered FC Utrecht outcome. The trainer of the Domstedelingen, Erik Ten Hag, announced L use for offensive midfield. Seen Nacer Babatunde on the nomination stands for a departure would in the long run, his role on L. If not leave this winter than Babatunde adds the first selection of FC Utrecht four Moroccan players: Yassin Ayoub, Sofyan Amrabat and Nacer Babatunde and L!


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