NEWS | 09/30/2020 | Barbara Jimenez
"When we increased the pace in the second half we did better," added Courtois.
“It is the start of the season, we have not played a friendly match and it is difficult. We had little time to train, not like last season. We know that if we leave a clean sheet we can win the games because we have players who score a lot of goals during the season and we are working on the offensive to keep improving. "
Courtois: "In the second half we played better "
“What matters are the three points, we have to keep improving. I had to make good saves and then we didn't finish the game and it cost us ".
"The rhythm of the ball was lacking, increasing that speed, because they defend very well with two lines of four. When we increased the rhythm in the second half, we did better."
“The drawings don't matter. If we are flexible tactically you can surprise teams. With 4-3-3 or 4-4-2, whatever. When the coach has a plan you have to do it well and play faster ”.
"I did not see him. I texted him and he told me what he had. I saw him very well this week training and I was looking forward to seeing him today or Sunday. He was training very well, quickly as I know him. It's a little way back for him. It is not the ankle and I am sure that after the break he will be with us ”.