DE LIGT, SINCERE
De Ligt: "I'm not playing football as I would like"
Published:16/10/2019 - 09:38h
Updated:16/10/2019 - 09:38h
Matthijs de Ligt spoke after a while without doing so and was quite self-critical to himself for his performance. The Juve center admitted that he is not playing well, but said he is calm and optimistic
Matthijs Of Ligt is being one of the negative surprises of this beginning of season. The central Dutch is not surrendering as it expected in the Juventus of Turín. After going out with the Ajax in Champions League the past season, all the world expected that with the Juve surrendered from the first moment, but is not being like this.
To the defender sees him slow, absent-minded and something clumsy in this start of course in the Series To. It does a week, the Dutch confessed in FOX Sports and assumed that it is not playing as it expected . After the Byelorussia-Holland, the ex 'ajacied' went back to throw of self-criticism to refer to his season.
"The truth is that I am not surrendering as it would like me. All what can do is to follow working hard and do it the best possible, treating to learn of my mates of team", ensured. They are words resembled those that already said in his last interview, with what remains clear that the player also sees what see the other.
The central admitted that the greater difference regarding his stage in the Ajax is that in Holland felt important and upper. In the Series To, the quality is greater, the rivals are better and is much more complicated to defend. In spite of everything, Of Ligt is not concerned. "In the Ajax felt me invincible, now is different. But I think that it is normal because for me all is new. I am progressing and I am not concerned", commented.
It is calm and only wants to follow playing
The international 'orange' confirmed also that, to day of today, the most important for him keeps on being to have opportunities on the terrain of game. The injury of Bonucci opened him the doors of the titularity and he only wants to follow taking advantage of the minutes that have to win experience."Play is the most important for me right now", affirmed.
Finally, the defender of Leiderdorp showed optimist of face to the future. Already there is the one who begins to doubt of if really voucher the more than 80 million euros that cost, but he is calm and thinks that the season will go well. "At the end I am safe that all will go well and the season will be good", concluded.