Football

Coach Brentford: ‘We destroyed Man Utd’

20 Jan 2022 | 04:28

The captain of Brentford confirmed, the Old Trafford team escaped a defeat thanks to luck.

Manchester United did not actually have an impressive performance against Brentford, but in the end they still won all three points with a 3-1 victory. Speaking after the game, coach Thomas Frank was full of praise for his players, and he confirmed the Red Devils were lucky.

Talking to BT Sport, the British strategist shared (quoted by Onefootball):

“I’m absolutely proud of my team. We’re the smallest club in the Premier League, and Manchester United are the biggest.”

 Frank was pleased with Brentford's performance.

Frank was pleased with Brentford’s performance.

“We destroyed them in the first half, had three chances to score in ten and can only have one team win this game. They were incredibly lucky. I know everything about holding. They took the opportunity. They changed the system against a little Brentford.”

“Praise to David de Gea, but if we get those chances again, one of them will put the ball in the net. Our intensity killed them. In the first half, we were all. showed that we played the Brentford way.”

“Of the three goals conceded, the second was the most disappointing and difficult to come back. The way we smashed them in the first half was amazing, so proud of my team.”