Felice Mazzu led Union to the Champions League preliminary rounds however will subsequently play Anderlecht within the Convention League preliminary rounds.
Did he watch Union’s stunt victory over the Rangers on Tuesday? “No,” he informed Peter Vandenbempt in Estonia. “Truthfully: I used to be house too late after which rewound a couple of phases.”
“I’m very happy with the group that I’ve been working with for two years. Was it an achievement a la Mazzu? Achievement a la Union. It was a victory for a gaggle that has not modified a lot and is now within the palms of Karel Gerarts.”
Anderlecht is now within the palms of Felice Mazzu, and the Purple and White might use some components from the kitchen of their neighbors in Brussels.
“I don’t know if Anderlecht ought to turn into like Union. Doing the identical together with your new command isn’t simple as a result of the parameters are completely different. However by way of interplay, I wish to obtain the identical spirit as with Union.
Within the league, Anderlecht can right defeat, as Cercle later did, there isn’t any room for error in Europe.
Mazzu: “This membership hasn’t been in teams for a couple of years now and we’re attempting to vary that. We’ve got to point out them respect, however qualifying can provide us a optimistic power that we will use in competitors.”