Van Bommel: ‘On a small square you go not even for a 0-0’

Leader PSV takes on Sunday in the uitduel with Ajax do not automatically settle for a tie. Coach Mark van Bommel is traveling with his team to Amsterdam for the hole with the pursuer to increase.

The Locals defend in the Johan Cruijff ArenA, a lead of five points on Ajax. When a victory seems to be the title within reach for the reigning champion. In their own stadium won PSV with 3-0 from the big competitor.

“You could say that Ajax should and that we want to. But that means, of course, nowhere on”, said Van Bommel Friday at his press conference. “We want everywhere win. If you are on a square playing football, you go not even for a 0-0.”

The coach is counting on Ajax, his team immediately under pressure will convert, as the team of coach Erik ten Hag usually do in the Champions League. Included are the Locals in the quarter-finals.

“But it is very difficult to predict what duel it exactly is. You want everything in the hand, but in games are always situations you have not previously perceived.”

PSV won earlier this season for their own audience with less than 3-0 Ajax. (Photo: Pro Shots)

PSV is counting on pressure from Ajax

Van Bommel, who Friday, the seventeen-year-old midfielder Mohammed Ihattaren final to the A-selection added, announced yet how he Ajax Sunday, aims to combat. The probability is especially great that he is on the society and adapt, as there is in the defense and attack of PSV is usually the least movements.

“All the players in the selection, are strong enough to play”, said Van Bommel. “If you’re good, it doesn’t matter how old you are. For some it is the first time, but by this kind of games to play you get to understand the experience.”

A large number of players have won multiple duels with Ajax behind the back. That is a bonus, says Van Bommel. “But if you still have not experienced, need not error to do so.”

The duel between Ajax and PSV begins Sunday at 16.45 hours. Björn Kuipers is the arbitrator of service.

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