After losing to Man City in the FA Cup final, coach Erik ten Hag made a comment on the team’s performance. But more importantly, the Dutch strategist also predicts that he and his students will return strongly next season.
“We were broken, disappointed, but I say I’m proud of my team. We did very well, we conceded two goals unfortunately but we had a good game,” he said. with the BBC.
“There’s a great spirit and very good organization. Those are nasty and avoidable goals. When you play against Man City and you almost don’t concede a goal from open play. , it’s a great achievement for the team.
But if you concede goals like this it’s disappointing. This team has shown resilience, bravery and personality. We know we have a way to go, but this failure will make us better. It was a test for us, we didn’t succeed but we can create a lot of positive things next season.”
Man Utd have faced Man City three times this past season and won the City side in the encounter at Old Trafford in January, but lost in the most important game.
Pep Guardiola’s army shows a standard and effective play. Therefore, in order to overcome the Champions League champion, Erik ten Hag needs additional personnel.
Ten Hag said defeat in the FA Cup final would make his side ‘better’ but this will certainly depend on the new arrivals at Old Trafford. Many speculations suggest that Ten Hag is looking for a world-class striker and midfielder before the summer transfer window closes.
Man Utd will open the Premier League with Wolves at Old Trafford in mid-August. Now, fans are hoping that new recruits will soon be added so that Ten Hag can fill their names in the pre-season plan. prize.
The transfer window is expected to close on September 1. At that time, Man Utd had gone through the first 3 rounds (Wolves, Tottenham and Nottingham Forest).
However, to be able to better understand the situation and strength of the team, according to the MEN site, fans need at least 10 matches.
The time when Man Utd completed all of these matches fell around October, including the rematch of Man City at Old Trafford. This match will be Test to see if Erik ten Hag’s army is capable of competing for the EPL throne.
The first Manchester derby of the season will take place on October 28, almost a year since the 3-6 defeat at the Etihad. Man Utd have played extremely badly in this match and they cannot afford to repeat such performance.
Truong Son | 19:54 06/16/2023