Erik ten Hag says there may be ‘room for enchancment’ after Manchester United clinched a slim victory over Southampton at St Mary’s.
United endured a depressing begin to the marketing campaign, dropping at dwelling to Brighton on the opening day after which struggling an embarrassing 4-0 defeat at Brentford.
However Ten Hag’s aspect shocked Liverpool final week and made it back-to-back victories with a 1-0 win over Southampton in the present day.
United weren’t at their greatest however edged a cagey affair due to Bruno Fernandes’ second-half volley.
Ten Hag was happy along with his aspect safe three extra factors and climb to sixth within the Premier League however stated he craved extra ‘management’ as Southampton repeatedly threatened to equalise after Fernandes’ opener.
He stated: ‘I feel the gamers learnt some classes from Brentford. We have been extra compact on the lengthy balls. In fact we have been actually joyful.
‘The aim we created, we might have made extra. You hope to have extra management within the final half-hour of the sport.
‘Earlier than half-time we already had the very best probability of the sport. I used to be happy. Initially of the sport we might have created extra.
‘It’s the begin of the season, it’s robust. It’s a must to battle and we did that in the present day so we have been rewarded.
‘I nonetheless really feel there may be room for enchancment, to regulate extra, however we’re not that lengthy in our approach. We will enhance that’s clear.’
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