Antonio Conte says the level at Tottenham Hotspur is not so high. He made this known after their 2-1 loss in the Uefa Europa Conference League. The former Chelsea and Inter Milan head coach said he now understands the size of the job on his hands. The English Premier League side was beaten 2-1 by the Slovenian minnows, the lowest-ranked team in the Europa Conference League.
Antonio Conte Says Spurs Needs to Step Up their Work Rate
The club’s first win in the league as they have lost all their group games. Tottenham Hotspurs went down to Amadej Marosa’s stoppage-time goal after Harry Kane had earlier cancelled out Tomi Horvat’s shock opener. Antonio Conte, who was appointed to replace Nuno Espirito Santo, suffered his first loss with a club, and he is not happy about it.
According to reacting to the loss, he said: “After three weeks, I am starting to understand the situation. It is not simple.” “At this moment, the level at Tottenham is not so high.” He also said: “I must be honest and tell you that after three-and-a-half weeks, I am starting to understand the situation. I can tell you that the situation is not simple. It is not simple because at this moment, for sure the level of Tottenham is not so high.”
The manager made it known that there is an essential gap to the top teams in England. He also said he is not scared because he knows he is in the club to work and improve the club’s situation. Conte made it clear that the whole team needed to work to improve the situation.