Fortuna-trainer Eijer proud of squad after ‘great’ victory at Feyenoord

Trainer René Eijer of Fortuna Sittard is proud of his players after the surprising victory at number three Feyenoord. The People zegevierden Sunday with 0-2 in The Cockpit.

“There is now an elated atmosphere in the team and that is of course understandable. This is great,” said Eijer after the stunt against Feyenoord in a conversation with FOX Sports.

At rest, there was not very much on hand for Feyenoord, Fortuna in the first half of nice opportunities to score to open. The team from Sittard struck just after peace, however, through Lars Cabins, after which Ahmed El Messaoudi in injury time of the match in the lock threw.

Eijer was happy that his intended policy effects against Feyenoord. “We have opted for a stable organization and our so modified a bit to Feyenoord,” said the coach on his tactical plan.

“Since it is in the rest still 0-0 was, I was expecting a more aggressive Feyenoord after rest. That was so, but we were just as in the first half, good opportunities and this time we take advantage of them.”

“You can only win if you as a team work

The surprising victory in The Fairing, meant for Feyenoord their first defeat since October 28, while Fortuna is cleverly recovered from the recent defeat against AZ (0-3) and sc Heerenveen (3-1).

Although the People as an absolute underdog in the duel with number three Feyenoord started, had Eijer have faith in a good outcome. “You can get results if you, as a team working and that means that you the dirty work for each other, somehow. They’ve really all done.”

Feyenoord lost by the painful defeat of the connector with the leader PSV and number two Ajax, which are respectively ten and eight points more. Fortuna finds herself back on a creditable tenth place with nineteen points.

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