Interim trainer Marino Pusic has all the confidence that he’s FC Twente this season can be preserved for the Premier league.
“I realise very well that the challenge that lies before us, a fantastic and big challenge,” begins the 46-year-old Interviewed Tuesday, his story for the camera of RTV Oost.
“If I don’t have faith in would have had, had I not done. I rmly believe that this group can save and will save.”
Pusic was the Tuesday after the dismissal of head coach Gertjan Verbeek by the clubleiding as his assistant pushed forward, and assumes in each case until the end of this year, the honours where in the Grolsch Veste.
FC Twente there is only six speelrondes for the bow not to florisant. The Tukkers occupy with only nineteen points, the eighteenth and last place.
The backlog in the number sixteen (Sparta Rotterdam) and seventeen (Roda JC) is, respectively, two points and one point, but the safe fifteenth place of NAC Breda is on eight points are already a lot further out of sight.
Pusic requires nevertheless of his players that they have the courage to keep going do to the doomsday – relegation to the Jupiler League prevent.
“Every person is different and I am an optimistic set person. With me the glass is always half full. I always see possibilities. We still have opportunities and as long as I have opportunities to see, we go there just as hard for,” he says.
“I have today also to the boys said: something is being asked of you what you can. You can play football. And I understand all the other things around it completely, but do something you can and do your best to make that up.”
Pusic was earlier this season after the forced departure of head coach René Hake also been a number of matches, the responsible person at FC Twente and will see little difference compared to that period.
“It is always different, but the core of the message is the same. A co-worker should leave and that you are back to the group and see the group back together and all noses in the same direction.”
FC Twente will resume Sunday the league with an away game against VVV-Venlo and plays then successively against Feyenoord (home), ADO Den Haag, PEC Zwolle (home), Vitesse (off) and NAC Breda (home).
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