the island of Djurgården comes to games against Sundsvall with two straight losses. The one in the cupsemifinalen against the Hedge, and the other in the last träningsmatchen against the newcomers AFC.
But Jesper Karlström is not concerned.
" It feels good. We've had a good week, with good trainings, " says the 23-year-old midfielder who is satisfied with his own form so far.
" I've got to play much in the preseason, but it is a hard competition as it comes to perform. Otherwise, someone else and takes the place, " continues Jesper Karlström.
" But I feel good. I have played both alone sitting with two balansspelare and it has worked well. It is the clarity of our game concept that makes it easy.
in this year Djurgården sitting on the bench. Tränarduon Kim Bergstrand and Thomas Lagerlöf have left their mark on the team.
– There are two really talented trainer who can football and it is clearly evident that they had been together the team, " says Jesper Karlström who has respect for premiärmotståndarna Sundsvall.
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– It is a good team with many bollskickliga player. A team that want to keep in the ball, so it's important that we are aggressive.
the Question is now if Erik Berg will play against Sundsvall. Striker mario gomez has been injured for a longer time, but have been able to train fully in recent times.
played a match yet. But Jacob Une Larsson was injured in the game against the AFC and will probably be gone over a month, so the question is whether tränarduon take a chance with the Mountains next to Marcus Danielsson in central defence.
it is Clear, nevertheless, that there will be plenty of people on Tele2. Over 20,000 tickets are sold in pre-sale.
"It's amazing, it increases motivation," says Jesper Karlström which, of course, hope for a season-opener win.
" of course I want to win and show the supporters and everyone that we are a good team, so we have the us with it and get a positive start. It is important.