Deportivo La Coruña is only nineteenth to twenty teams and still awaits a tough job to survive in the Spanish top level.
Since February 5, is Clarence Seedorf, 87-times Dutch international, the sporty will be responsible for Deportivo La Coruña, after his coachervaringen with the Italian AC Milan and Shenzhen Xiangxue. The Surinamese have Spanish first division from degradation. For Seedorf it is a re-examination as head coach, after his previous passages turned into a disappointment.
His list of achievements as a footballer is impressive. At only the age of sixteen he made his debut in 1992 less than age of sixteen as the youngest ever player in the first team of Ajax. After the CL-victory in 1995, left the scot abroad. He won, then Real Madrid and AC Milan have three times the cup with the big ears.
So swiftly the spelersgedeelte went by so fast, yet his career in fashion. The Rossoneri had to Seedorf after a five months leave, and his adventure in the Jia League did not last much longer. In theory, it looks the job for Depor much more challenging. At the beginning of this century, crowning the club is, after all, still Spanish champion. Barcelona and Real Madrid always travel away and off to the northwestern tip of the country.
‘No extra pressure’
However, due to economic kwakkelt Deportivo La Coruña in recent seasons. In 2011 and 2013 came they even to the Segunda División. Also the team is now on dool. Seedorf as the third head coach this season, but the last victory dates back to four months ago. Again comes the success there is not matter, because Seedorf sprokkelde in six duels barely points, with only one hit.
But how worrying and getting awkward the situation is, the cheerful Dutchman refuses to speak about degradatievoetbal. ‘It is about goals. It is important to be thus serene in order to go’, he speaks with the calm that him featured as a top professional footballer.
Seedorf feels “no extra pressure”. He changed the training times, chose a new leader, plays almost every league game with a different system, which makes the united not always logical. The hole with the safe seventeenth position (UD Levante) is five points.
There break crucial weeks, with ten games to go. Saturday is Las Palmas (xviii) to the private Riazorstadion, three weeks later, wait hekkensluiter Málaga CF. “I tried in my first month assurances. But if you are not sufficient self-confidence, is not. Before I was here, there was a sense that every attack of the counterparty to a goal could lead. Now we have it no more. My team looks ever more stable.’