Brighton head coach Roberto De Zerbi will keep true to his imaginative and prescient as he appears to get the Seagulls again on the aim path as they put together to face Manchester Metropolis.
Since scoring 3 times to attract at Liverpool in his first match in cost after taking up from Graham Potter, De Zerbi’s aspect have failed to search out the web in three video games.
Regardless of drawing blanks, the Seagulls have registered 54 makes an attempt at aim throughout their mini drought, which continued with a 0-0 draw at residence towards strugglers Nottingham Forest.
Leandro Trossard, who scored a hat-trick at Anfield, struck the crossbar within the first half towards Forest and recommended afterwards Brighton had been maybe in need of perception within the ultimate third.
Former Sassuolo and Shakhtar Donetsk boss De Zerbi, although, stays assured the targets will come.
“Now we have to enhance within the final 20 metres, however I don’t need this to grow to be simply the one (solely) downside,” the Italian mentioned.
“Now we have confirmed good high quality of play, within the final two video games we had probabilities to attain. Now we have to proceed to play with this high quality. Now we have to not overlook our method and our model.
“We can’t change our concept relying solely on the consequence. Now we have to observe our concept, our method and possibly after we discover one aim extra, we are able to change the season.
“I don’t need to change an excessive amount of as a result of I just like the gamers and this model of play with out the ball. With the ball, I’m working to alter some issues, I’m excited about the positions on the pitch.
“However it’s troublesome to talk about these 4 video games, as a result of I’ve my imaginative and prescient.”
De Zerbi instructed a press convention: “Now we have taken solely two factors, I don’t need to converse an excessive amount of about whether or not we had been unfortunate or not, but when we converse in regards to the high quality of the sport, I’m very pleased.
“It’s troublesome to hearken to a coach say he’s pleased once I didn’t win, however it’s like this. An important factor for everyone is the consequence, however one coach can select the best way to reach to the consequence, that may be completely completely different.
“It isn’t a really good second for us by way of the consequence, however in these moments it’s important to be targeted in your model. If we play with the identical high quality of the final video games, I’m certain the consequence can arrive.”
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Regardless of the calibre of the opposition, De Zerbi believes his aspect ought to be assured of manufacturing the required efficiency.
“For me, they’re the most effective staff within the Premier League and top-of-the-line in Europe,” the Seagulls boss mentioned.
“It’s a must to defend with most focus and be targeted within the duels, however you additionally need to attempt to assault.
“For certain we’ll attempt to play with the identical mentality. After I don’t know the consequence – however we’ll go away Brighton to play the identical model.”