In the first match of the UEFA European Conference League play-off tour, Trabzonspor lost 1-2 against the Italian team Roma.
“AFTER 22 WE GAVE THE GAME TO ROME”
Expressing that both teams play similarly when setting up and welcoming each other, Avcı said, “Of course, the pace and quality are very different. We gave the game to Roma after 22. We didn’t give a position. Early turnovers, quick turnovers without playing the set,” said Avcı. With final passes or when you come back again, you bring the opponent on you. They wanted to put pressure on the world’s best defender, especially by closing the center and directing it to the edges.” He spoke as .
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“WE LOSE WHEN WE HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY”
Avcı noted that they were also trying to respond with another plan, “The second half game was completely in our hands. The opponent is completely the transition team. A Champions League team that makes the center closed, sometimes turning you back, sometimes leading you to the side, but not emptying the centre. “We conceded a goal from a pass and a set ball. We have more positional richness. We could have broken the game after 1-1. I am sad that we lost when the opportunity was in our hands. But there are messages that we put in our pockets in terms of the game, which are very important.” he said.
“THEY HAVE GOOD DIRECTORS”
Experienced coach said he was sad, “They have a good coach. The game has a lot of positive messages in general. I’m really sorry that we lost against this game, but there was a Trabzonspor with messages that were very important in order to reach the next goals. ” includes statements.
“WE WILL TRY EVERYTHING”
Expressing that the fans are also happy with the game, Avcı said, “Of course we do not want to lose, but the game excites us and gives forward messages. I congratulate them and wish them success. We will determine a strategy after the Sivasspor match. That day.” When he comes, we will see what we can do to win in Rome. We will try everything to win,” said.