Ajman coach gives advice to correct the course of the "white"

Goran: The future of the UAE national team is bright.. on one condition

Ajman coach, Serbian Goran Tovidzic won the Gulf Cup with Kuwait.

Emirates today

The coach of the Ajman team, Goran Tovidzic, the Serbian who won with the Kuwaiti national team the title of the Gulf Cup of Football tournament "Gulf of Yemen", described the future of the national team as "bright", but with one condition, which is patience for the current transitional phase of the "white", indicating that Thinking of building a new golden generation at once requires a longer time.

Goran told "Emirates Today" that the masses and the media cannot wait for a long time for a new generation of players to be born, similar to the "golden generation", whose players started with each other since the youth team at once and graduated from the junior teams to the first team, indicating that there is They are good players for their clubs and just need the chance to join the national team to gain international match experience.

The Serbian coach, who has been working in the Gulf region since 2003 when he was an assistant to the Kuwaiti coach of Al-Qadisiyah, confirmed that the national team needs patience for some things, and said: “It is necessary to benefit and build on the positives that (Al-Abyad) reaped in his participation last month in the Gulf Cup tournament that was held in the city of Iraqi Basra.

Since 2003, Goran Tovidzic has remained a familiar face in the technical area of ​​the Gulf clubs, as he previously trained the Kuwaiti Al-Qadisiyah, the Kuwaiti national team, the Saudi Al-Ittifaq, and the Qatari Al-Wakra, and in the Emirates he led Bani Yas to crowning the first division title and returning it to the ranks of professional clubs, and he also took over the leadership of Fujairah And Ittihad Kalba before Ajman contracted with him and recorded excellent results with him.

The “Al-Burkan” coach gave his advice to correct the path of the national team, and said that “the best thing at the present time is to make limited changes in the national team list and not to build a whole generation of players similar to the golden generation.” He added: “The national team needs some simple changes as a booster dose because there is a need Real to keep some players with experience and graft the list with young elements ».

Goran Tovidzic indicated that he has good experience in supervising Gulf national teams and that he had previously coached Kuwait. Football in the UAE more ».

And whether he is interested in the future in leading the national team, especially some of the successes he achieved with Ajman, as he was among the candidates last season for the best coach award, the Serb said: “I cannot talk about something that is not in my hands, as I told you I know a lot about football in the region.” Gulf countries in general and the UAE in particular.

Goran leads the Ajman team during the current season at a steady pace towards competition for the first four places, as he currently has 23 points in seventh place, and at the same time the team presents a wonderful performance and remarkable results. Al-Hamriya in the context of his quest to compete for this championship.

The Serbian coach expressed his pride in what the "volcano" is making during the current season, and said: "We are a team that can be described as good and we play good football as well. We also have the support of the team's fans. As for the club's management, it stands with us and they support us positively."

Those results achieved by the team resulted in the coach winning the best coach award for the months of November and December, after a competition with Al-Ahly youth coach, Portuguese Leonardo Jardim, and Sharjah team coach, Romanian Olario Cosmin.

Satisfied with the performance of Ajman

Goran Tovidzic confirmed that he was satisfied with the team's performance, pointing out that some errors accompanied the performance of "Orange" during the Al Ain match in the league championship at the end of last month, and he said: "In that match we played two different halves and in the second we were the best, and in general some mistakes appeared." Which we must hurry to rectify and give our best to the next confrontations that lie ahead.

The Serbian concluded his speech by pointing out that his team is losing, during the current period of the season, the efforts of influential players, and he said: “The team lost the efforts of some players due to injury, led by defender Miral. Football has its own rules.


"Thinking about building a new golden generation at once needs more time."

"The national team needs some minor changes as a booster dose."

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