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He said nothing of the kind.
Joined because of Koeman and was dropped after he was sacked. Said training was harder at EFC as players were stronger and quicker and also blamed himself as he had only ever known the Ajax system and said he had difficulties adapting to another system.
He also appreciated how Silva handled things. He had told him straight up early in the summer he's not in his plans so Klaassen knew he needed to move. Said he preferred it to thinking he had a chance and then finding out at the end of the transfer window.
he was another Dutch nutter (following Van der Meyde and Royston Drenthe)?
Bit hard to credit considering the manager who brought him in was also Dutch!
Yet there were reports that Koeman was livid that we hadn't signed a left back to take Baines' place.
Who knows where the truth lies?
“While I was at Everton, I offered them Andrew Robertson and Harry Maguire deals, when they were at Hull, and it was worth £20 million for the pair,” is one of the things he does reveal. “Everton wouldn’t take them.
“I had a deal done for Jonny Evans too before he came to Leicester, but again they wouldn’t take him. Erling Haaland, the striker with Salzburg, I had him and his dad at the club with a deal done for €4 million. The club wouldn’t back me.”
Of course he doesn't mention the duds but this again seems to point out that he wasn't really in charge. He was just a glorified scout and not the decision-maker regarding footballing matters. So he wasn't really a DoF.