Erik ten Hag was afraid of Excelsior, the coach says Ajax official website. The Amsterdam coach sees an impressive rival at the club in Rotterdam and knows that Ajax can no longer afford to lose points.
"We have to play our own game so that they do not get the energy, it will be a tough game against an aggressive rival, we will have to be ready for it," says the next Sunday .
The Hag wants his players to enter the interpersonal season with a good feeling. "It is very important that we win again on Sunday before the departure of the foreign team is obvious because we have to win every game but that means we have to go very deep on Sunday Excelsior is a fanatical opponent who is hard to play in his own home . "