Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claimed the officers had been improper to award Crystal Palace a penalty however stated it was not the explanation why Manchester United misplaced.
Palace had been awarded a second half spot kick when the ball struck the arm of Victor Lindelof.
David De Gea initially saved Jordan Ayew’s strike however they had been made to retake after the goalkeeper had jumped off his line. Wilfried Zaha made no mistake on the second try.
It was a disappointing efficiency from Man United as they misplaced 3-1 and Solskjaer put that right down to a scarcity of match health.
He informed talkSPORT: “That’s not what misplaced us the sport. We didn’t do sufficient to win the sport from begin to end. That was the primary level for me. We’re method off sharpness, health clever.
“They got here out of the traps faster than us, higher than us. Higher on the ball than us. Off the ball higher than us.
“The penalty determination I believed was improper. Nice save by David however in case you comply with the principles it was in all probability the proper determination as a result of he was one inch off the road. It was harsh however in case you comply with the principles it was in all probability the proper one.
“We had been second greatest. Who is aware of what may have occurred if there was no penalty. The conclusion is, not ok and we have to enhance shortly.
“We’ve got to coach onerous and get the gamers match match and get them gelling once more. Get the mojo again once more. We had been incredible one month in the past in Europe and after the restart. We’ve got to seek out that again shortly.
When requested if the brief break had an impact, Solskjaer stated: “Undoubtedly. They had been sharper than us, faster than us. They had been extra ready bodily.
“I believed that they had 4 friendlies and this was their third aggressive sport. We simply began the league as we speak and a few of them will certainly enhance.
“This isn’t them at their greatest however we did go far in Europe and it’d hurt us for a short while however we’ll get again to it.”
Man United followers may even be determined for information of any incoming transfers however Solskjaer didn’t give something away.
When requested about any potential incomings, he stated: “You possibly can see on the pitch we will play so a lot better than we did. That’s the factor. It’s going to be an extended season. We’re going to catch up health clever however the primary factor is that we enhance with those which can be right here and we’ll see what occurs.”