AA Gent should be Saturday night on a visit to Waasland-Beveren. Trainer Yves Vanderhaeghe wants to win at the Freethiel and as quickly as possible, 100% sure of play-off 1. “That would make for a good feeling within the club. Only then can we look to the rest of the season.” The Buffalo’s are currently fourth in the standings.
“We want as quickly as possible, 100% sure of play-off 1, which would provide the club with a good feeling. Only then can we look to the remainder of the season. Maybe we can then guys that are returning from injury are still opportunities to play gigs award and others save for any suspensions to avoid.”
Vanderhaeghe wants the number ten of the league should not be underestimated. “Waasland-Beveren is running an excellent season. They play in a different way than we are used to from the past and try really good football. That also delivers results, and they score very easily. It is no coincidence that they have the second highest number of goals scored. They have different guys with the talent to score and they also have a action in the legs.”
Beveren to win as the chance to make the play-off 1. “For them it’s a nice challenge, a team who have something unique hunts where everyone dreams of, you should never underestimate,” said the coach.
Brecht Dejaegere picked up currently, all nine yellow cards and is so close to a suspension. However, Vanderhaeghe him just against Waasland-Beveren. “If you have the qualification fixed, I will probably not risk more take and I might let you fall in. I will however not talk too much about because we may still until the last second to fight. I see now, in any case, no reason to take him this weekend, not to convert,” he explains.