Tottenham boss Antonio Conte admits their loss in opposition to Manchester United is ‘troublesome to clarify’ and bemoans their lack of ‘expertise’… however insists the Crimson 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- Head coach Antonio Conte says the loss at Outdated Trafford is ‘troublesome to clarify’
- Conte additionally bemoaned his group’s lack of ‘expertise’ and recreation administration
Tottenham boss Antonio Conte has admitted his facet’s 3-2 loss to Manchester United is ‘troublesome 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 facet’s lack of ‘expertise’ and recreation administration however heaped reward on Ronaldo, who created historical past on Saturday.
Spurs boss Antonio Conte says his group’s defeat to Manchester United is ‘troublesome to clarify’
Chatting with Sky Sports activities, Conte stated: ‘It is vitally troublesome to clarify this loss. In a troublesome stadium and a troublesome ambiance in opposition to a powerful group like United.
‘I believe we have to present extra expertise, to handle some conditions, as a result of the sport is, whenever you play a recreation, there are various 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 whole lot of house for enchancment. You don’t purchase expertise, you enhance your expertise after these kind of video games. Now we have many younger gamers within the group and hopefully after this recreation they’ve the chance to study.’
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick and Conte was filled with reward for the United ahead
Ronaldo’s hat-trick meant he turned 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 finest gamers on the earth on this period,’ Conte stated.
‘Earlier than it was Maradona and Pele however this period it’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. It’s important to know that whenever you play in opposition to the sort of participant, they’re decisive. I believe actually, with out Ronaldo, for United it wasn’t a very good evening.’
The loss in opposition to the Crimson 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 tenth of the season they usually stay seventh within the desk