Nick Viergever is not yet in the clash of the Ajax for the uitduel with PEC Zwolle on Sunday.
“He is still not fit enough”, explained trainer Erik ten Hag of his choice for not selecting the defender. Viergever trained since a few days back with the group after to have recovered from an ankle injury.
At Hag hopes to soon again be able to make use of striker Kasper Dolberg. The young Dane is already two months out of the rotation with a tear in a band of his metatarsal. “Kasper is Monday back on the field training. It is dependent on the recovery of his foot, and his fitness, how quickly he is back,” said Ten Hag, who for the spitspositie trust means Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, but admits that Mateo Cassierra close to a move to sit.
“He has in Ajax to show that he has goals and that he is a boy with potential is. But Klaas-Jan has as aanspeelpunt an important task. That he can improve and sometimes unfortunate moments, that is clear,” remains At the Hag critically on his aanvalsleider.