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Viergever feels like only last month ‘super strong’ at PSV

Nick Viergever was this season to all Premier league and Champions League-duels of PSV in the base, but feels the defender only since a month really be fine.

“I had to really come from far away, because of course I am a long time injured been,” says Viergever against NUsport. This refers to the PSV on the last half of last season, in which the then-following his departure to chelsea due to an ankle injury not in action.

“Only in the last month, I feel super strong and really fit. You can imagine how long such a process. You have so many matches need to be fitter and to get your muscle strength back on level. That you can’t get with training for each other, ” did you really have competitions for that.”

Although the 29-year-old defender for months absolutely fine the felt, he was this season, from the beginning, to a fixed power at PSV. In the Eredivisie he played only the game against Willem II is not, in the Champions League he was against BATE Borisov (play-offs) and Barcelona (group competition) changed. In 23 other matches, he made the ninety-minute or full.

“That I all the matches have been able to play is a compliment to the physio’s here. I am always treated well.”

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Defence PSV took only eight hits

In particular, in the competition, Viergever and PSV to an excellent season in progress. The champion is the mid-year frontrunner, took home only eight hits.

“It is very clear what the arrangements in the team. Everyone knows which tasks in a certain position to hear as he should be raids,” explains Viergever the low number of tegentreffers.

With his experience try the triple international of Orange his younger teammates in the field. “I am a player that pay attention that the boys in their task to continue to play. Jeroen Zoet is also doing, just as Luuk de Jong. Defending starts still in front and he is important.”

In addition, the construction of PSV a lot more elaborate than last season. Viergever will find that not only he had a role to play. “Angeliño and I are linkspoten, as a result there’s more football in the squad. We want every match as good and dominant as possible.”

Viergever was never champion

Viergever has been playing since 2010 at (sub -) clubs in the Netherlands, but except for the KNVB cup with AZ in 2013 is his victory list is still empty. He came a year after the national championship of 2009 in Alkmaar and took in four seasons at Ajax any price.

That does not mean that he is this season has the feeling that the ‘now or never’ is to finally kampioensschaal to address. “Of course, it is champion to be the goal at PSV, that was at Ajax, always so.”

“But it is not that I for myself per se champion wants to be because it has never succeeded. You want to each year the maximum out of it, but that’s what you do as a team and not alone.”

Viergever start off with PSV on 4 January to Qatar for a nine-day training camp. On January 20, plays the leader first match after the winter break, against FC Emmen.

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