Cape Town - Ajax Amsterdam loan signing Bertrand Traore has blasted his own fans after recent criticism towards the forward.
The on-loan Chelsea man has struggled for consistency at the
Amsterdam Arena, often being deployed in a unfavored wide role by
manager Peter Bosz.
And following their 3-0 win over FC Twente of Sunday, he was
sarcastically applauded by de Godenzonen faithful after being
substituted in the 60th minute.
His commitment has often been questioned during his loan spell, with
Dutch media claiming the Burkina Faso international's attitude evokes
displeasure of being sent away from the Premier League leaders.
"I give everything to win," Traore told Goal. "I don't give a s*** about side issues like that. I don't want to speak about other people as well.
"Of course we feel tired as a team. We have played a lot of matches
this season, so it's logical that your legs are starting to feel that.
"My focus on this season is very important. After this season, I will
see whatever appears in my path. Right now, I’m not focussed on calls
and texts with Chelsea coach Antonio Conte. We will have to see what
The 21-year-old has scored seven goals and registered four assists in 27 games across all competitions.