Monday, February 6 2017, 22:14

Pivarníka pleased with the team's performance: For the people it was a beautiful match

Plzen coach Roman Pivarník pleased that his charges, despite the decommissioning of the European League remedy reputation by winning 3: 2 over Austria in Vienna, even though they played a long downturn. Team Performance in a patchwork assembly described as fantastic and believes it will encourage more players into the winter training, which is directed at Pilsen title defense.

"I have to take off his hat to the players. We did struggle a lot of interesting and beautiful for people and eventually we met our goal," rejoiced Pivarník. "The match showed us what he has long been clear that the team has tremendous inner strength. I am pleased that even in a weakening we came to winning active play. We presented a fantastic performance, we were strong forward," he said.

While Plzen was already before the game big problems with composing defense, which dropped from Hubník, Limberský and Matějů. Just three players that have played in other positions, plus one stopper Hejda soon got a red card and pull it obviously had midfielder Jakub Hromada.

"Cuba on that post never played, but handled it very well. We wondered whether he might surprise some of the attackers, but they are not used to it. In addition to Kubův development is good that it could handle," said Pivarník.

"The fourth match in a row we have had problems with defense, today the largest. We had to change the entire defensive formation. We only had two defenders and eight offensive players. But as the day we started badly, finished the better," smiled Slovak coach.

Now the problems with the composition of defense, according to him signed under that ultimately failed to advance. "We were underpowered in defense and in the Europa League, we suffered for it. Especially when errors in a home game against Astra Giurgiu," said a defeat in the absence of central defender Roman Hubnik. "That was the key match, which decided on will not be passed. That's when I knew, and now it's confirmed. We had problems on defense and we paid the price," he added Pivarník.