"I saw a good spirit – at 3-0 down we never gave up. We conceded a lot of counter-attacks but I saw a lot of spirit, togetherness and commitment. I'm satisfied. Our Premier League starts now.
"I spoke with the players before – I said be careful because when we press higher, they move the ball very well. It's much better to stay a little deeper and counter-attack. We played better, but of course there are players who, one against one, have the key to open every defensive line.
"I wanted to give some more opportunities to [Joshua] King, so I put Joao Pedro behind him. I left them more chances, but I didn't like to lose without having a chance to do something more. Today maybe we were a little tired. We didn't combine as well as against Chelsea, but it's OK.
"There is a very good battle between the other teams. There are six or seven teams at least in the battle [to stay] in the Premier League. I'm confident. Of course we make mistakes, but we work to improve these mistakes."
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