Emperor despite profit critical on the game as Ajax attacking system

Emperor despite profit critical on the game as Ajax attacking system

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Ajax-trainer Marcel Emperor was Saturday pleased with the victory that his team posted on PEC Zwolle (3-0), but on the game he had the necessary to notice.

The emperor chose in the Johan Cruijff Arena for a united with Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Kasper Dolberg, so there are actually four attackers at the kick-off were.

“Apart from the first twenty minutes, I can’t be satisfied,” he said. Thanks to Huntelaar came Ajax early 1-0, but in the course of the first half fell the level.

Ajax decided the duel with a second and third hit, after Emperor the invisible Dolberg to the side had taken for midfielder Frenkie de Jong. Ziyech and again Huntelaar were accurate.

“I have it in the second half another quarter of an hour seen but I still opted for our old system with three attackers and three midfielders,” said the coach.

Ajax along PEC in Arena

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scored beautifully with a heel.
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David Neres was in the base with the Locals.
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Joël Veltman in duel with Youness Mokhtar.
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Hakim Ziyech missed a penalty, but scored later.
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The playmaker could after laughing at his mistake from eleven metres.
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Huntelaar was also 3-0.
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John van ‘t schip suffered his first defeat as coach of PEC.
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Siem de Jong ran in the second half hot.
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Nevertheless wants the 48-year-old Emperor still not say goodbye to a way of playing with four attackers.

“We have Huntelaar and Dolberg two excellent strikers. Who wants to get together render. Again, We have a whole week to train and then have to decide how we are next week against ADO Den Haag.”

Huntelaar underlined with two goals, his value for the Ajax., but that is for the Emperor was not directly a reason to put him above Dolberg in the pecking order. “Kasper is also a very good striker, but it is now a bit difficult. That can be with a young player.”

Thanks to the thuiszege PEC Ajax nine points from the first four games. The uitduel with ADO starts next week Sunday at 14.30.

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