Ajax coach Ten Hag expects that Ziyech is fit for top match against PSV

Ajax seems to be Sunday, Hakim Ziyech to have in the Premier league-topper against PSV. According to trainer Erik ten Hag is the attacker time to recover from an injury.

“Ziyech has again today with the group has been training for,” said Ten Hag Friday at a press conference. “It is wait and see if he get a response, but it looks positive.”

The 26-year-old Ziyech missed last week, the national football team of Morocco against Malawi and Argentina by a kuitblessure. In the last match of Ajax for the interlandperiode – the 1-0 defeat against AZ was the right-winger already halfway through the first half be exchanged.

Ajax, that Sunday is only the long-term injured Carel Eiting and Hassane Bandé fog, starts to the Premier league-topper with five points behind leader PSV. After the duel of Sunday, there are still seven games to play. “If Sunday we lose, then it becomes a very difficult story” to realize At the Hag.

Where PSV are only on the title can focus, is Ajax in the Champions League and the KNVB cup active. “We are playing on three fronts, but you need something to redeem”, said Ten Hag. “It is up to ourselves, we should be good. Sunday it must happen.”

Ajax-trainer Erik ten Hag. (Photo: Pro Shots)

“Clearly that Is very important’

By the interlandperiode missed At the Hag over the past one and a half week, a lot of his hard basisspelers on the training. “Most of the boys are full of energy again within come,” said the trainer.

“A lot of players have oefeninterlands played and could have some rest. The national coaches have, with us along.”

Earlier this season lost to Ajax in Eindhoven hopeless with 3-0 from PSV. “When was Matthijs de Is not available, it is clear that he is very important for us”, prompt the trainer to.

Earlier this season lost to Ajax, no chance with 3-0 from PSV. (Photo: Pro Shots)

At Hag bites fel off

At Hag bite fel off when a journalist asked how it was that he was in his trainerscarrière all the matches against PSV and lost. “Then you are not well informed, boy. You must better read. I have a very important match of PSV have won.”

Thus, referred to As Hag on a 1-3 victory with FC Utrecht in the quarter finals of the KNVB cup in 2016. In two matches played with Ajax (both times 3-0) and five with FC Utrecht (0-2, 3-1, 1-2, 3-0 and 1-7) lost Ten Hag to the club from Eindhoven.

The topper in the Johan Cruijff ArenA begins Sunday at 16.45 hours and is led by referee Björn Kuipers.

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