Kuijt believes that Feyenoord duel with ADO previously would have had to decide
Dirk Kuijt was Sunday, happy with the 3-1 home win from Feyenoord to ADO Den Haag, but the captain regretted that the Rotterdam itself in the final stage of the duel is still unnecessarily difficult made.
“We started out not really easy to the competition, but then we have seen a very good stage and we took two fast goals”, started Kuijt his story for the cameras of FOX Sports.
“In the first half, you must actually lead to 3-0 and after a rest we had a full on hunting need to go to the third hit. This kind of things must not often going to happen, because then you can once against a zeperd].”
Kuijt was referring to the late aansluitingstreffer of ADO-substitute Ludcinio Marengo. The visitors pumped then all the balls high in the penalty area, but the ball fell each time wrong for the Hagenezen. In injury time decided to Karim El Ahmadi, the duel is still in favor of Feyenoord.
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Fans of ADO Den Haag throw during the away game against Feyenoord hugs in the box with sick children from the Sophia children’s Hospital.
Dirk Kuijt cheers Karim El Ahmadi after the 1-0.
Tonny Vilhena put a tackle in on Tom Trybull.
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“ADO is a tough team and has a lot of aggressiveness,” said Kuijt. “They also played quite compact. At a given moment playing soccer we us through it and we got after the 2-0 also a lot of opportunities on the 3-0. We have left ourselves a lot easier to make. ADO is a team that can terugknokken and that they have done.”
Kuijt celebrated his opening goal with The Dab, the gesture that Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba after goals. “My son is tomorrow’s birthday, and on Friday we celebrated. The Dab is not something that to me fits, but he could choose how I would cheer. So this was for him,” explained Kuijt.
Feyenoord to win against ADO Den Haag also fifth duel this season
“This gives a good sense of direction on Thursday,” said trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst, who will be Manchester United José Mourinho will receive in the Europa League.
Feyenoord had to go deep to ADO to beat. “We have ADO for too long in the race, to the end to even,” said Van Bronckhorst.
“That is the downside of this competition. We got plenty of chances at 3-0, you have to make.”
Van Bronckhorst exchanged wing tips and a Steven Berghuis, who last week got sick and the fever had. Full Lucas Woudenberg fell in the final league, while the other back Rick Karsdorp last got of his hamstrings. “But Rick said that he could get through.”
Coach Zeljko Petrovic of ADO Den Haag was the game for peace was played. “There baal I, we can be much better. We had nothing to tell, Feyenoord was in everything better.”
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