August 16, 2022

Tottenham boss Antonio Conte admits their loss towards Manchester United is ‘tough to clarify’ and bemoans their lack of ‘expertise’… however insists the Pink Devils solely had a ‘good evening’ due to Cristiano Ronaldo

  • Tottenham suffered tenth league defeat of the season within the 3-2 loss to Man Utd
  • Head coach Antonio Conte says the loss at Previous Trafford  is ‘tough to clarify’  
  • Conte additionally bemoaned his workforce’s lack of ‘expertise’ and sport administration 

Tottenham boss Antonio Conte has admitted his aspect’s 3-2 loss to Manchester United is ‘tough to clarify’. 

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a late header to seal a hat-trick and condemn Tottenham to their tenth Premier League defeat of the season. 

Conte bemoaned his aspect’s lack of ‘expertise’ and sport administration however heaped reward on Ronaldo, who created historical past on Saturday.

Spurs boss Antonio Conte says his workforce’s defeat to Manchester United is ‘tough to clarify’

Chatting with Sky Sports activities, Conte stated:  ‘It is rather tough to clarify this loss. In a tough stadium and a tough ambiance towards a robust workforce like United. 

‘I believe we have to present extra expertise, to handle some conditions, as a result of the sport is, once you play a sport, there are numerous video games inside the sport. 

‘And I believe generally it’s important to perceive when to push, when to extend the depth, and when is the second to be calm and never hurry. 

‘I believe on this facet we have now a variety of area for enchancment. You don’t purchase expertise, you enhance your expertise after these kind of video games. We now have many younger gamers within the workforce and hopefully after this sport they’ve the chance to study.’ 

Ronaldo’s hat-trick meant he grew to become the main goalscorer in FIFA historical past and Conte was filled with reward for the ahead whereas saying United wouldn’t have had a ‘good evening’ with out the Portugal worldwide. 

‘We’re speaking a couple of participant, not solely tonight, has confirmed to be a high high participant. Don’t overlook that Cristiano and Messi are the 2 greatest gamers on the planet on this period,’ Conte stated. 

‘Earlier than it was Maradona and Pele however this period it’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. It’s a must to know that once you play towards this kind of participant, they’re decisive. I believe truthfully, with out Ronaldo, for United it wasn’t a very good evening.’

The loss towards the Pink Devils sees Tottenham stay seventh within the league, 5 factors behind Ralf Rangnick’s males and three behind Arsenal, having performed two extra video games than their north London rivals. 

The loss to United was Tottenham's 10th of the season and they remain seventh in the table

The loss to United was Tottenham’s tenth of the season and so they stay seventh within the desk