Modified 11 Mar 2020, 06:26 IST
Julian Nagelsmann hailed RB Leipzig for sticking to their style in their Champions League win over Tottenham.
Marcel Sabitzer’s first-half brace and a late purpose from Emil Forsberg noticed Leipzig beat Spurs 3-Zero on Tuesday to full a 4-Zero mixture success in the final 16.
Nagelsmann was most happy to see his aspect stick to their style underneath the highlight of a Champions League knockout recreation.
“We’re a younger group in the knockout phases for the very first time, we did it with out feeling nervous,” the Leipzig head coach mentioned, by way of UEFA.com.
“But essentially the most unimaginable factor is that the group centered on taking part in the Leipzig style and in the following spherical, it is necessary that does not change.
“We did not adapt an excessive amount of to Tottenham, we performed our approach and we did it brilliantly.”
Bravo, Julian Nagelsmann
— RB Leipzig English (@RBLeipzig_EN) March 10, 2020
Aged 32 years and 231 days, Nagelsmann grew to become the youngest supervisor to progress from a Champions League knockout tie.
The former Hoffenheim boss felt Leipzig have been deserving winners in opposition to Jose Mourinho’s males.
“I’m completely pleased as a result of we’re by means of to the following spherical, however I’m completely pleased as nicely as a result of, in the top, it is totally deserved,” Nagelsmann mentioned.
“We scored 4, conceded none, have been the higher group than Tottenham and we have been the higher group in the present day.”
Published 11 Mar 2020, 06:26 IST
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