Trainer Fraser puts fate in hands clubleiding after new defeat of Vitesse

Henk Fraser knows that his position wavers after the 1-0 defeat to Vitesse on Saturday against NAC Breda. The coach, who after this season, is transferring to Sparta Rotterdam, puts his fate in the hands of the clubleiding.

“I know very well how it’s put together. If you win there is euphoria. And now there is criticism and crisis likely. That belongs to the box”, he told after the third loss in four games at the NOS.

Or he the season at Vitesse is allowed to finish, according to Fraser all the way to the clubleiding. “Fortunately, I do not have, that other people determine. The one club where it is difficult to prolong the contract of the trainer and the other club, gets the trainer out.”

“I’m just with my work, busy and as you can see I have my hands full. So to a prediction I am not even a car.”

Fraser expected that it’ll be a hectic week is going to be. “It should also be in this club that gets irritated about this kind of results. That is the only way to fight back.”


Vitesse keeps this week crisisberaad about the position of the trainer, reports The news of the world Sunday. With that consideration, besides general director Joost de Wit and technical director Marc van Hintum also, among others, the Russian board Yevgeni Merkel and Valeri Oyf are present.

If Fraser should be allowed to continue, will wait for him next week, Saturday is a fraught contest. Calculated his future club, against relegation fighting Sparta, than the opponent in the Gelredome.

“People who know me, know that this is absolutely not an issue. I just want to win every match, as always.”, emphasized Fraser, who Vitesse last season with the bekerwint still the first prize in the clubhistorie helped.

Vitesse is fighting this season for a European ticket. The people from arnhem with four games to go in seventh place in the Premier league. A position among the best eight is required in order to participate in the play-offs for European football.

View the position in the Premier league

Leave a Comment