The Portuguese midfielder had bought his facet again on stage phrases with a well-taken strike having falling behind early within the tie, and though he had a free-kick which struck the highest of the crossbar earlier than flashing a long-range volley narrowly extensive, Neves wasn’t capable of encourage his facet to a degree, as Michael Keane’s header sealed the factors for the guests.
On the defeat towards Everton
“It’s onerous, however that’s soccer. I feel we did sufficient to win the sport, and to not less than draw, however that is soccer.
“It’s essential to stay centered in each single second of the sport, and once more, a protracted cross and we concede a objective.”
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On his first open play objective from contained in the penalty space
“It was my job. I all the time attempt to do my finest and right this moment, luckily, I scored the objective, but it surely doesn’t matter as a result of we didn’t take any factors from the sport, so we’re actually disenchanted with the consequence.
“We did sufficient to get out of right here with one other consequence, not less than a draw, however they scored a second one in the one probability that they had within the second-half.
“We’re unhappy, however let’s enhance, and I’ll attempt to rating extra objectives, as a result of that’s what’s making the distinction in the mean time.”
On coming shut with a free-kick late on
“We had been unfortunate. The ball simply skimmed the crossbar, however like I mentioned earlier than, it’s soccer, it’s about studying and bettering.
“We’ve been saying that for the reason that starting however that’s the reality, we have to see the sport right this moment, we have to see our errors and enhance from that.”
On accidents taking their toll
“As a squad we’ve a variety of high quality, a variety of younger boys with a variety of high quality, so we all the time have options to interchange the injured gamers.
“After all, we miss them as effectively, they’re extra skilled they usually assist us rather a lot, however for the younger boys it’s all about gaining that have for the long run and bettering.”