Fortuna Sittard coach Kevin Hofland is not satisfied with the shown game of his team against FC Twente on Saturday. The Limburgers lost 2-0 in Enschede at the start of the Eredivisie.
“We let each other fall hard. When you see how you actually fall short everywhere and create nothing, except for half a shooting chance and a corner … In certain phases we could not bring it up to run a step faster”, Hofland was disappointed. ending against FOX Sports.
Fortuna Sittard finished in sixteenth last season, which was cut short by the corona crisis, but wants to do a lot better this year and therefore strengthened itself considerably in the summer.
“This match against FC Twente is independent of our ambitions, which will remain”, Hofland emphasized. “This is a big bang. You play a duel like that twice, three times a year. It’s not that we can’t do anything, but this is a wake-up call.”
“But that you make so many mistakes during the first match, then I am surprised but also disappointed that we do not help each other. We did not dare to play football and were too anxious,” said Hofland, who made his debut as head coach in the Eredivisie.
For Fortuna Sittard, the season continues on Saturday with a home game against sc Heerenveen.
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