Ten Hag Rejects Manchester United Title Talks
Manchester United supervisor Erik Ten Hag has poured chilly water on the workforce’s title credentials following their spectacular kind for the reason that Premier League restart.
The Purple Devils have received their final 4 video games afte the World Cup break, however the former Ajax supervisor is satisfied that’s not sufficient for a title bid.
“That’s an enormous step,” Ten Hag mentioned when requested about United’s involvement within the title race.
“No, however the perception is rising and that’s sign. We’ve got to offer each sport 100 per cent vitality and focus and when you hold in that philosophy it’s attainable (a title bid).
“We don’t get too far forward, it’s January, not even half a season, the subsequent sport is Everton coming fast, so we are going to take pleasure in 24 hours after which transfer on.”
Manchester United have did not win the Premier League title since 2013.
De Gea was in a formidable kind within the 3-0 win over Bournemouth at Previous Trafford on Tuesday, Ten Hag has as soon as once more reserved particular reward for the Spaniard.
“We solely keep sturdy defensively if we do our jobs and provides 100 per cent in each scenario,” he added.
“He (De Gea) carried out rather well. He made some sensible saves and at this time one of many causes we’ve so many clear sheets is David de Gea. In opposition to West Ham, for instance, I bear in mind a save from him.
Typically we don’t concede so many possibilities.”
Ten Hag took over the reins at Previous Trafford in the summertime and he has been in a position to regular the ship after a sluggish begin.
Manchester United are within the fourth place on the log, 5 factors away from Tottenham in fifth.