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Former Fenerbahçe Head Coach Vitor Pereira’s comments on Fenerbahçe vs. Galatasaray derby!

Vitor Pereira, the former head coach of Fenerbahçe, shared his thoughts on the Fenerbahçe-Galatasaray derby scheduled for tomorrow in the Turkish Süper Lig.

, the former head coach of Fenerbahçe, shared his thoughts on the Fenerbahçe-Galatasaray derby scheduled for tomorrow in the Turkish .

Speaking to Fanatik newspaper, Vitor Pereira, who served two terms at Fenerbahçe, commented on the derby in the 18th week of the Turkish Süper Lig.

“The winner will gain the psychological advantage.”

Pereira stated that the derby is at a level that will determine the championship. “The winner will seize the psychological advantage. This derby will determine who will reach a happy ending at the end of the season,” he said.

Pereira continued his words: “The winner will gain both the advantage of 3 points and the psychological advantage to hold onto the championship more tightly.”

Comparison of Edin Dzeko and Mauro Icardi

Discussing the impact and will have on the derby, Vitor Pereira said, “We are talking about top-level players. In such big matches, they have a lot of experience in decision-making. Both of them will be closely marked in the derby. Even the defensive players will try to defend them with double marking. In this way, they can create empty spaces for other players to score.”

Performances of Ferdi Kadıoğlu and Osayi-Samuel

Addressing the performances of and , the Portuguese coach said, “I am not surprised. Because both of them had technical skills and wanted to learn new things every day. When there are good players in the squad both physically and technically, and when they want to learn tactical skills, they can rise to the top level. They are not only excellent players but also wonderful individuals. They are extremely humble in order to improve their levels and learn.”

“I can work again in Turkey”

Asked whether he wants to work again in Turkey, Vitor Pereira said, “I want to be part of a project where I will build a strong team and want this team to fight for championships. This could be a club in Turkey or another country. Of course, I need to have the right conditions for a strong team. My goal is to create a team consisting of a mix of experienced and young players, competing for championships and participating in the Europa League or the Champions League. I will forever respect Fenerbahçe. However, I am also a professional head coach. If I become the coach of a club, that club will naturally become my family and life. In life, we need to be like this and respect our past.” He concluded his words.

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