Jordan Teze, flown in quickly on Thursday, will be in the base for PSV in the Europa League game with Omonia Nicosia.

Jonas Svensson returns to the line-up at AZ.

Both duels start at 9 p.m.

A day later than his teammates, Teze received permission to travel to Cyprus from the local authorities.

The defender has recovered from the corona virus for almost a week.

Spits Eran Zahavi, who, like Teze, has recovered from COVID-19, was not allowed to travel to the island in the Mediterranean.

PSV misses a number of other players due to corona infections, including Denzel Dumfries, Timo Baumgartl and Pablo Rosario.

Due to their absence, midfielder Jorrit Hendrix is ​​posted as right back.

PSV started the Europa League last week with a 1-2 defeat against Granada.

PSV line-up:


Hendrix, Teze, Boscagli, Max;

Götze, Sangaré, Thomas, Ihattaren;

Malen, Madueke.

Line-up Omonia:


Hubocan, Lüftner, Lang, Lecjaks;

Papoumis, Jordi Gomez, Vitor Gomes, Tzionis, Bauthéac;


Jonas Svensson and Yukinari Sugawara.

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Svensson for Sugawara at AZ

AZ coach Arne Slot hardly changes his line-up compared to the game with ADO Den Haag, which ended in 2-2 on Sunday.

Jonas Svensson, suspended against ADO, is the only newcomer to the base, Yukinari Sugawara has to take a seat on the bench.

AZ, which is still waiting for its first victory in the Eredivisie, started the Europa League last week with a handsome 0-1 win over Napoli.

Setup AZ:


Svensson, Hatzidiakos, Martins Indi, Wijndal;

Midtsjø, De Wit, Koopmeiners;

Stengs, Gudmundsson, Karlsson.

Rijeka line-up:


Tomecak, Escoval, Velkoski, Smolcic, Stefulj;

Menalo, Pavicic, Andrijasevic, Loncar;