Feyenoord coach Dick Advocaat thinks that his group can’t be blamed for the scoreless draw in opposition to Heracles Almelo. The Rotterdammers made a helpless impression on Sunday and had been unable to demolish the shut protection of the Almeloans.
Toornstra: ‘We had been very sloppy once more’
“You must stay sensible,” mentioned Advocaat afterwards FOX Sports activities. “You’ll be able to’t blame the gamers for not working. They gave the whole lot to get to a victory. Qualitatively it is not all that nice. There have been few open alternatives from both facet.”
Even after the crimson card for Heracles striker Sinan Bakis, Feyenoord had barely any probabilities in opposition to Heracles’ ten, Advocaat noticed. “They’ve an entire block. Then it’s a must to have the person qualities to play somebody out. We did not have these right this moment.”
“I form of anticipated it to be troublesome,” continued Advocaat, who will cease at Feyenoord on the finish of the season and can most likely be succeeded by coach Arne Slot who was fired from AZ on Saturday. “The idea is difficult work, however that additionally requires a little bit of particular person high quality.”
Jens Toornstra couldn’t assist Feyenoord to the victory over Heracles Almelo both. (Photograph: ANP)
Jens Toornstra, who wore the captain’s armband at Feyenoord due to Steven Berghuis’s reserve function, spoke of a “very irritating” match. “We had been once more very sloppy and had a whole lot of ball loss. If you happen to play in opposition to ten males, you simply have to alter sides. Then there might be a gap routinely.”
“We had been very impatient and within the first half we did not create something in any respect,” continued Toornstra, who did not need to hear about fatigue after Thursday’s misplaced Europa League match in opposition to Dinamo Zagreb (0-2).
“This was a brand new recreation. We simply needed to do nicely. Yesterday there have been favorable outcomes for us, however then it’s a must to rating three factors your self at house and we failed to try this.” Feyenoord caught just one level from chief Ajax, which misplaced 1-2 to FC Twente on Saturday. The Rotterdammers have 23 factors, 4 lower than the arch-rival from Amsterdam.
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