Even the post-match interviews couldn’t escape drama at The Amex!
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer acquired fairly the fright when the promoting boards fell, however that was nothing in comparison with his facet’s numerous scares of their unbelievable 3-2 win at Brighton on Saturday.
The Seagulls, who had 18 photographs and hit the woodwork 5 occasions to set a brand new Premier League document, thought that they had lastly acquired their reward when Solly March equalised within the fourth-minute of stoppage time, however one way or the other they took nothing from the sport.
Neal Maupay, the person who put Brighton in entrance from the spot, dealt with within the field within the dying seconds, earlier than VAR intervened after the ultimate whistle had already gone.
Bruno Fernandes was given the prospect to win the match for United – which he duly took.
Talking in his post-match interview, Solskjaer admitted his facet have been fortunate to win – and joked it’s a very good factor Jose Mourinho didn’t measure the targets like he did in North Macedonia on Thursday!
Solskjaer admitted: “We acquired away with one, to be honest.
“Once they equalised I believed that’s two factors misplaced. Perhaps one level was what we deserved – I don’t assume we deserved extra however the character we confirmed deserved extra.”
After the woodwork was struck 5 occasions by the house facet, the Norwegian joked: “We have now to be grateful Jose (Mourinho) is just not right here to measure the goalposts, it might need been smaller targets!”
Nonetheless, he added: “They created an excessive amount of for my liking however they’re a troublesome facet to play towards, with actually good ball gamers on the again.
“There may be loads of work (to be completed) however generally you’ve simply acquired to take the factors.
“We all know we have to enhance loads. Final week (at residence to Crystal Palace) we have been very disenchanted to not get something from the sport however we confirmed the response right this moment. We had too many attracts final season, in order that’s an enormous plus for us.”