Erik Ten Hag acknowledges Man Utd pressure following 3-1 loss to Brighton: The esteemed Manchester United manager, Erik ten Hag, has candidly acknowledged the mounting pressure he faces in light of the team’s abysmal commencement to the current Premier League season, which stands as their most lacklustre in almost ten years. EnoughInfo.com
In a disappointing turn of events, the Red Devils suffered a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Brighton on their home turf at Old Trafford this past Saturday.
Erik Ten Hag acknowledges Man Utd pressure following 3-1 loss to Brighton
Ten Hag’s side has suffered defeat in three out of their first five league encounters, placing them in the 13th position with a total of six points.
When questioned about whether he was feeling the weight of expectation, the ex-Ajax tactician calmly responded,
“Pressure is an ever-present companion in this beautiful game.”
“The pressure is always there. It was last year and this year is no different.
“Of course, at United, you have to win your games. We have to improve and I can’t be distracted. We have to improve. Individuals have to step up. Sometimes you are in bad periods and you have to face that.”