"In the build-up to the game, I seem to remember feeling pretty calm and relaxed," he told United Review.
"I don't recall being too nervous or thinking 'this is the Premier League and it's going to be tough'. But the game itself didn't pan out well for us, of course. It was a tough evening, we lost 1-0 and it wasn't a happy start to the season. But things got better, as we now know."
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