Manchester United coach Ten Hag has commented on the expulsion. Barcelona From the 2022/23 European League Championship.
Manchester United scored a fatal victory over the Catalan club with a score of two: one in the second leg of the sixteenth round of the Europa League.
United thus advanced to the final price round after winning 4-3 on aggregate first legs, with the first leg match at the Camp Nou ending in a positive draw, two goals to one.
Strong comment from Ten Hag after Barcelona’s Europa League elimination
Ten Hag said in a post-match statement: “Great win, Barcelona are eight points ahead of Real Madrid in the Spanish league, we saw them play this week. Very happy, we must take this confidence with us in the next matches.
He continued: The unique role was to stop De Jong, and he was like a mosquito everywhere. He gave an excellent performance.
He added: “Barcelona are the leaders of the Spanish league with a difference of 8 points from Real Madrid.” And we saw what Real Madrid did this week. I think it’s a big win for us.”
And he added about the Europa League draw: “I don’t care, I’m focused on the match against Newcastle United. We have to be well prepared to win the championship.”
Of Anthony and Garnacho, he said, “That was our plan. Expand the width of the field, and take advantage of their speed, and run behind the defense, and dribbling as well. They are both very brave and fearless.”
And he continued: “We have wonderful personalities in the team, such as Varan and Lisandro Martinez. As I said, Anthony and Garnacho are not afraid of anyone. Bruno too, Casemiro too. Even when it’s hard for them, they don’t give up.”
Asked if his biggest win with Manchester United was, he replied: “Yes, I think so.”
And about Anthony, he added: “I know he can do it. He is brave and not afraid of anything. What he did in the second half is what we need: his speed, his dribbling and, of course, his goal. He brings a lot to this team.”