Kuijt will find that big win on Roda JC says a lot about strength Feyenoord
Dirk Kuijt believes that Feyenoord Sunday against Roda JC not his best game of the season played, but the 5-0 victory in The Cockpit says the captain of the Rotterdam, however, much about the strength of the current front-runner.
“The team exudes a lot of confidence. It was not our best game, yet you can see that we have our opportunities, and yet nothing to give away,” says Kuijt for the camera of FOX Sports.
After seven matches played has Feyenoord the maximum score of 21 points, which still have to head in the Premier league. The lead over Ajax and PSV, who are respectively second and third, remains five points.
Kuijt was asked to the main difference with last season, when the team of trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst after a dramatic series eventually third was on a large backlog of national champions PSV and Ajax.
“Stability is very important, the team is a year with each other and the whole preparation we have with each other can work. Also if we are in a lower stage, we’re giving basically nothing away, and we make ourselves goals.”
Feyenoord-Roda JC in the picture
Nicolai Jörgensen opened the score.
Dirk Kuijt played his 300e duel in the Premier league.
Karim El Ahmadi made it 2-0.
In the final stage ran Feyenoord.
The defence of the opponent saw there it is often not very good.
The team remains without a loss of points.
Roda JC is still waiting for the first win of the season.
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Kuijt is also of the opinion that Feyenoord also has more possibilities than last season. “There is sometimes criticism on the bank, but if you are Bilal Başaçıkoglu in fall and last week Michiel Kramer against PSV, then that is a great strength.”
The 36-year-old Katwijker refused to have anything to say about Roda JC, Sunday, in a defensive sense, weak for the day came. “I have a lot of respect for the opponent, I do not think that this is the moment is there to judge.”
Fenerbahçe is Thursday, the next opponent of Feyenoord. The duel in the group stage of the Europa League begins in Istanbul at 21.05 hours.
Trainer Van Bronckhorst could not be otherwise than satisfied. “Five times to score, no tegendoelpunt and get the three points to address: that is all positive,” concluded the 41-year-old Dutchman. “There is really a team in the field, more than last season. That is beautiful to look at and gives a lot of confidence.”
“Of course there is a lot of positivity around the team. But the most important thing is that we didn’t have a party to go and that I also in the cast of actors. We are happy and proud that we are at the top, but there is still a long way to go. That awareness is there.”
According to Van Bronckhorst is a challenge to the current form. “Thursday is waiting for us again a beautiful match in Istanbul against Fenerbahçe, then we should be there in Tilburg also stand against Willem II.”
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Feyenoord has no child of Roda JC and remains without a loss of points