The choice to maneuver the match between FC Utrecht and AZ to 27 December because of the Champions League obligations of AZ didn’t go down properly with the crew from the Dom Metropolis a couple of months in the past. René Hake’s crew continues to coach throughout Christmas to arrange for the assembly.
“The boys acquired Christmas Time off to be with their household and kin,” Hake stated on digicam Utrecht TV. “We are going to prepare on Boxing Day and a day later AZ is on the door.”
The sport was scheduled for earlier this season, however was moved as a result of AZ’s busy European enjoying schedule. The Alkmaarders have been nonetheless lively within the preliminary rounds of the Champions League. After a considerably stiff begin to the competitors, the AZ prepare has began in latest weeks, Hake additionally believes. “For those who see how AZ has crept up the rankings in latest weeks … It is a good crew, which additionally belongs there. Our problem is to point out them that we will play properly.
The match between Utrecht and AZ begins on Sunday at 2.30 p.m.