Ajax-trainer Erik ten Hag was Sunday, the relatively simple 2-5 victory visit Sparta Rotterdam exemplary for the development team the last few weeks going through.
“This was again a great contest from us. We are on the right path,” he said after the match in the catacombs of the Castle for the cameras of FOX Sports.
“Our outside players were dangerous and we scored from free kicks. We have a very varied play. We are also more effective and do not have as many opportunities, more is needed.”
At the Hag, there was less to talk about the way in which the 1-0 deficit. Lasse Schöne headed home a corner kick from Soufyan Ahannach unintentionally by Michiel Kramer with the second pole within could heads.
“You know that they are aggressive to start, but we had them at 1-0 because we after a corner, our appointments are not met.”