The emperor sees ‘easy fit’ Siem de Jong is happy
Trainer Marcel Emperor hopes that Ajax quickly to an agreement with Siem de Jong and Newcastle United about a transfer of the attacker.
“I have a informative conversation with Siem had, nothing more. He is an old-following his departure to chelsea that are very easy to fit. What concerns us is he, but it probably will not be easy,” said the Emperor, on Wednesday at a press conference.
The Young played previously between 2007 and 2014 for Ajax, and is now under contract with Newcastle United, where he never grew up to basiskracht and should leave. Last season he played from the winter break on a rental basis for PSV.
Ajax is Wednesday in Norway arrived for the return in the play-offs of the Europa League against Rosenborg. The Locals went last week at home with 1-0 down against the Norwegians.
“We know what to do. We must get results and a round further,” said the Emperor. “We have not in a nice situation set last week. They can wait, we don’t. It is up to us to areas to find and create opportunities.”
The emperor expected that the transfergeruchten around Kasper Dolberg will have no effect on his game. The Telegraph reported Wednesday that AS Monaco make a bid of 50 million euros has been done on the Danish striker. Ajax would the offer have rejected.
“I read very few newspapers. I have of course heard, but not read. With Dolberg, I have not yet spoken about. That is likely to be yet, but I think that he is very stoic and can play,” said the Emperor.
The match between Rosenborg and Ajax begins Thursday at 20.45 hours. The winner will position itself for the group stage of the Europa League.