Frenkie de Jong and Gonzalo Plata at the World Cup


Frenkie de Jong was the decaffeinated MVP of the Netherlands

Published:26/11/2022 - 08:09h

Updated:26/11/2022 - 08:09h

Frenkie de Jong offered some statements to the press after the draw (1-1) against Ecuador. The midfielder was not satisfied with his performance during the match

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The tie (1-1) between the Low Countries and Ecuador left to both groups to a step of the classification to eighth, being the Europeans those that will have the 'advantage' because they will measure in front of the deleted selection of Catar in the last day. Frenkie Of Jong was chosen as 'Player of the Match' but in his back statements does not seem to have remained satisfied with his performance on the terrain.

The Dutch was very autocrítico in front of the media, leaving clear that has been missing them organisation in the medullary and greater control of the spherical. "We have not been good with the possession of the balloon. I do not think that the problem was to not to work it, have left a lot of space in the centre of the field", affirmed the mediocentro of the FC Barcelona.

Besides, it recognised that the footballers of Ecuador have been solid in the coverage but that have the necessary to give the jump to the following round in the last party. "His defensive midfield player has marked me and have not been able to do a lot. Have a lot of quality, have confidence", aimed Frenkie.

Finally, it ensured that the group sudamericano has been upper and that 'raisin' by high have been the 'MVP' of the meeting. "To my gives me the same who is the best of the party. I think that Ecuador has done a big party and has been better that we in general", concluded the ex Ajax of Ámsterdam.

Partidazo by the classification

Like this the things, the Low Countries will contest the last date in front of the already deleted Catar and the ecuadorian will have a party of high voltage in front of the selection of Senegal. The African need a victory to achieve the pass, whereas a tie will suffice to give him the classification to the ones of Gustavo Alfaro. It will be necessary to see what sucede next Tuesday to the 16.00 hours in the Khalifa International Stadium of Doha with both groups.

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