Transcript of Ten Hag press convention previewing 2023 FA Cup ultimate

The supervisor sat down with journalists inside Carrington’s Jimmy Murphy Centre to analyse Saturday’s showpiece event at Wembley Stadium.

After offering harm updates on Antony and Anthony Martial, Ten Hag spoke confidently about our possibilities and appeared ahead to an enthralling derby.

There was additionally a phrase on striker Wout Weghorst, who might need an essential function to play. Right here, you may learn each phrase from his press convention…

Hello, Erik. When it comes to group information, is there any gamers that might be unavailable that we weren’t anticipating? And can Antony Dos Santos be match?
“Unlikely. Dos Santos nonetheless has an opportunity, but it surely’s a extremely small likelihood.”

Has there been a setback, since you appeared extra optimistic the opposite day? 
“Yeah. He did make the progress. So what I say is he nonetheless has an opportunity, however both unlikely he’s accessible.”

How a lot of a blow will that be for you and Anthony Martial, who I do know hasn’t been accessible for you all season frequently, however would have been a very good choice?
“Yeah, however as I stated on a regular basis, I’ve these questions so many instances from you all media about absence from gamers within the final couple of months. And each time I say the identical reply. It is concerning the gamers who can be found. And each time we have been profitable not each time, however a variety of instances, many instances we have been profitable. So now we have a very good squad and from a very good squad we make a very good group.”