Ajax coach Emperor knows that his team quickly needs to improve
The defeat against Heracles Almelo on Saturday is at Ajax hard arrived. Coach Marcel Keizer recognizes that the start of the season of the Locals lta.
After the defeat in Almelo (2-1) and the earlier elimination in the preliminaries of the Champions League against OGC Nice may be the start of the season from Ajax, feel free to laboriously be called.
“The defeat against Heracles is a tough blow,” says Emperor on Monday against Ajax TV. “You want the season to start with three points. That was also deserved, because we the better of the game. But then you also have to be good to play and that we have not done.”
Due to the poor start is the diptych with Rosenberg for a spot in the group stage of the Europa League already of crucial importance. Ajax will find the Norwegians on Thursday in the Johan Cruijff Arena, a week later the return.
Heracles surprised Ajax
Ajax lost to Heracles Almelo.
It was 2-1.
Hakim Ziyech put Ajax still lead.
Paul Gladon made equal.
Brandley Kuwas immersed the visitors in mourning.
Mitchell Dijks was the starting.
In the 34th minute there was applause for Abdelhak Nouri.
Among others, Kasper Dolberg had the visor in the first half not sharp.
Ajax had a preponderance.
Nick Viergever was in the heart of the defence.
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According to the coach to show his players sometimes still a bit immature. “For instance, We still have a counter against a throw-in, and sometimes we run a little too far in our mobility. Therefore, we are sometimes out of position.”
“We know what we can”, says the Emperor. “But we also know that we went out for a lesser time. We have to be fast to perform, but I expect the players that they can go and a good performance will convert.”
The emperor to say what “oplapwerk’ to do. “We realize that we can play football, but we also need to win. In the next 33 duels, we need to reduce the backlog in the league look good. Of a chase is not yet there, but we need to improve quickly.”
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