Coach Ronald Koeman hopes Monday night in the practice duel with Portugal in several areas more of Orange than what the team Friday night against England.
Coach Ronald Koeman.
“We are already a while not the best in the world, so then you try other ways to improve performance”, said Koeman at the press conference for the duel with the Portuguese. “We know that on Friday we don’t have much enforced, but England also has not a lot of opportunities.”
The coach told that he is with the various clubs, in case no agreement has been made about the load of the players. “There’s no one spare, I can create whoever I want,” said Koeman, who is Jasper Cillessen against the Portuguese late goalkeeping. “Tomorrow we’ll play again against a different system than England has, but we will need to better stand as a team and getting the ball more.”
Koeman confirmed that the 5-3-2 system is not only stop means. “We hope it’s attacking more, because we come here not just to defend. If only that idea would have, it would be that bad. We have longer possession of the ball and more for the goal.”