Jordan Teze is pleased that he’ll get plenty of taking part in time at PSV this season. Below coach Roger Schmidt, the 21-year-old defender is a everlasting fixture on the coronary heart of the protection.
“I’m a contemporary defender. I wish to play soccer, not simply capturing balls away”, Teze tells. Football International. “My factors for enchancment? Higher assess sure conditions and higher acknowledge the place the hazard will come. That additionally has to do with time. When you play at a excessive stage for longer, you’ll acknowledge that higher.”
Furthermore, Teze has solely performed as a central defender since this season. “I got here to the primary for granted again, however there you even have Denzel Dumfries. You all know him, he’s simply an animal and he has by no means been injured. It made me much less minutes.” Schmidt’s thought was to place him first. “He gave me confidence from the beginning and instantly wished to place me within the middle. I play, so I’m very pleased. After the video games we at all times take a look at the pictures to see what may very well be improved. We’ve got a great relationship.”
Apart from Schmidt, Teze additionally tries to study from greats within the sports activities world. “I take a look at how Ronaldo does. But in addition at basketball gamers, similar to LeBron James, Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant. I additionally discovered lots from that, how they had been concerned with the game and their dedication to the game.”