Heitinga felt his team were in a better position than in recent games. "We didn't give much away. Everyone wants to get the most out of this season, so it's important to bring home the victories."
The Ajax manager decided to play less on the offensive in the final stages. "We are always critical of ourselves. Sometimes in the past we have gone in hard and things went wrong. Confidence has returned, and that matters. It's all about those three points."