Eric Ten Hag Reflects on His First Game in Charge of Manchester United
The manager of Manchester United, Erik Ten Hag has reflected on his team’s demolition of Liverpool in a pre-season match.
The Red Devils thrashed Liverpool Football Club with goals from Anthony Martial, Jadon Sancho, Fred and Facundo Pellistri. Dutchman was speaking at a post-match press conference after the game, where he expressed excitement over the result.
Of course, we are satisfied today. I think there was a team with a great spirit and we know that we have just started. We did the press, there was some mistakes in pressing and we conceded some chances, but we also created a lot.”I think our team was brave, very proactive and we have to work very hard to get out the mistakes, but of course we are happy with the first game.
He also spoke about Liverpool not playing their strongest team in the game but he was not going to undermine the result of the game.
I know we have good players. We have started to build a team and I am happy with the first game. Of course, [it will take] a lot of time. Believe me, I have seen a lot of mistakes. We have to be careful, but still, I have seen some really good things. We have a lot of speed and creativity up front.
Manchester United play Melbourne Victory In their second pre-season game on Friday, July 15th, 2022.