Phillip Cocu enjoyed Monday night of the exuberant crowd on the town hall square in Eindhoven at the celebration of PSV for the conquer of the title.
“This went really never,” said the coach of PSV over the ceremony. “Be champion with a win over Ajax and the weather is nice at the ceremony. This party will have these guys really earned it.”
For Cocu, it was already his third national championship in five years with PSV. In 2015 and 2016, he led his team to the championship.
The former player of PSV, FC Barcelona and Vitesse thanked the supporters especially for their support in lesser periods of time. “In the times that it is difficult with the club, you will stand behind us. You keep trust in us and we keep trust in each other.”
PSV got this season the necessary criticism to endure because of the game, but the team of Cocu picked from the sixth round to the end and it was not more.
“This young team has a lot about him in the beginning, but has a fantastic job”, complimented Cocu’s team. “I’m very proud of the players.”