Vitesse had the least passed defense in the Netherlands until Wednesday.
Nevertheless, Eredivisie top scorer Georgios Giakoumakis managed to score no less than four times on behalf of VVV-Venlo (4-1), thanks to Frank Demouge.
"An incredible victory, against one of the best teams," Giakoumakis said in a first reaction to
"Really beautiful, I try to enjoy this."
The Grik striker thanked striker coach Frank Demouge extensively.
"He helps me a lot with finishing and the details that I can improve. I am very happy with him, because thanks to Fank I was able to score a lot."
The Greek is already on twenty hits this season.
In comparison, in the previous three seasons at AEK Athens, OFI Crete and Poland's Górnik Zabrze, he only scored seven goals in total.
"I have to thank my teammates. Zinedine Machach too," said the striker about the midfielder who gave the assist three times.
"He is really a high level player. We should be happy that he is on our team."
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'Third hit was intended as a cross'
The best hit on Wednesday was the third.
With a lob from the side, the striker surprised Vitesse goalkeeper Remko Pasveer.
"But it was lucky, I wanted to give a cross," said Giakoumakis.
"That's why I like my first and second goals better."
Giakoumakis (26) repeated his words from earlier this month, when after his four goals against ADO Den Haag he was also asked about his future: "I can't promise to finish the season here. The transfer market is still open for a few days. . "
This weekend the defense of Fortuna Sittard has the task to stop Giakoumakis.
The Limburg get-together Saturday at 8 p.m.
View the top scorers list and the position in the Eredivisie