- Jose Mourinho says his wards were punished for their mistakes against Brighton
- Manchester United suffered a 3-2 defeat against Brighton on Sunday in an EPL game
- The Red Devils started the season with a win over former EPL champions Leicester City
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has admitted that his players made mistakes against Brighton & Hove Albion which made them suffer their first defeat this season in the Premier League.
The former Chelsea handler made this known while responding to afterwards questions by reporter who asked about an apparent lack of chemistry among his players.
The beIN SPORTS reporter first asks: "Manchester United are a team with a big reputation. Was that performance befitting of a Manchester United side?"
And responding to the question, Jose Mourinho stated that :''We made mistakes and we were punished by the mistakes."
The reporter went on to ask Jose Mourinho that there seems not to be enough communication and chemistry in his team against Brighton.
"You must be fantastic in your job to have the ability from the stands to speak about chemistry between players,'' Mourinho replied.
Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how English Premier League giants Manchester United suffered a shock 3-2 defeat to lowly-ranked Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday, August 19, in a tough Premier League tie played at the Amex Stadium.
The defeat was United's first this term in the EPL as they kicked off their campaign with a 2-1 convincing win over Leicester City at Old Trafford, with Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw handing Jose Mourinho a deserving victory.
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