‘It’s easier for me to praise them than criticise us. It’s easier for me to analyse internally and discuss with the players than speak about it and my feelings now. We were not good enough or strong enough to cope with the last 10 minutes.’

Two late goals and a 94th minute thunderbolt from Manuel Lanzini levelled the scores

‘We didn’t drop off deliberately. Their belief went up and my guys were not strong enough to cope with it psychologically. 

‘I told them to keep the same (at half-time) and be aware of lots of set-pieces. David found a new Fellaini in Tomas Soucek.