Ronald Koeman was not happy with Everton’s attacking functionality against Southampton, whereas Claude Puel liked what he saw from his team(click fut coins).
Everton boss Ronald Koeman voiced his aggravation with his side’s profligacy in front of purpose inside the wake of Sunday’s 1-0 defeat in the hands of former club Southampton.
Koeman’s males developed a number of possibilities at St Mary’s on Sunday to level the scoring soon after Charlie Austin’s first-minute opener, but Everton’s finishing let them down as they failed to locate the net.
“Obviously right after they scored within the initial minute, they may then drop back, defend and wait for the counter and that is definitely what they did,” Koeman told BBC Sport.
“Having mentioned that, I cannot complain about our second half, but for those who don’t score, you can’t win.
“We had very good chances but they had much better chances to score and our get started was genuinely poor.
“We know Saints are a fantastic team, they play in Europe and have really fantastic players.
“Their program has not changed significantly, the goalkeeper and defensive players will be the similar and are nonetheless powerful.”
Southampton boss Claude Puel, meanwhile, saw plenty of causes for optimism with his side’s efficiency
“It was a very superior performance for us due to the fact we had quite a bit of injury complications ahead of the match,” the Frenchman stated.
“But it was a great game against a very good group, it had lovely action and I took pleasure from our probabilities, it truly is fascinating for the future.
“It is normally superior to begin having a purpose as commonly it can be us conceding early. Our overall performance was excellent for our confidence soon after the loss against Sparta Prague earlier this week.”