Hernanes struck the only goal of the game.
âI was trying to push these emotions away, as itâs important to keep our feet on the ground and carry on working,â he said of his nerves at the first top flight appearance.
âSeeing everything weâve done in the last six weeks, I expected something more so far this summer.
âThe team fought hard, suffered and created, so I think we were a real team today. It is getting close to the image I have of my team.
âWe also needed to shake off the Europa League game played on Thursday, but we created many scoring opportunities and were generally in control.