Silva hails Fulham ´ s ´ desire and belief ´ as Cottagers beat Brighton to go into leading 6
Fulham head coach Marco Silva applauded the “desire and belief” of his group to nab a late 1-0 win at Brighton and Hove Albion.
Manor Solomon’s 88 th-minute objective sent out Fulham approximately 6th in the Premier League, leapfrogging Brighton at the same time.
The hosts had most of the possibilities, recording 21 shots to 5, with the Cottagers not having any in a one-sided very first half.
However, Solomon struck in the passing away minutes after racing onto a throughball from Carlos Vinicius, striking a shot low and tough throughout Robert Sanchez to win it.
Speaking to BBC Sport after the video game, Silva stated: “It was a difficult video game versus a great side, the method they play and the method they are dominant. They did versus us what they have actually been doing versus all the groups in this league.
” We enhanced in the 2nd half, in the very first half we were not at our finest. We made modifications and we enhanced.
” Overall it wasn’t our finest efficiency, however we revealed the durability, the desire and the belief till the eleventh hour to keep the tidy sheet and win the video game.
” They developed more possibilities than us, however we have actually lost some video games where we have actually been the much better group.”
All 6 of Solomon’s league looks for Fulham have actually been from the bench, with the Israeli netting in his last 2 video games, balancing an objective every 41 minutes in the competitors.
” He is worthy of all the credit, a fantastic surface from him,” Silva stated of the goalscorer. “It was another fantastic minute for him. Everybody anticipated him to cut within and surface with the ideal foot however he did the opposite.
” He’s improving and much better and much better and is worthy of all the good ideas due to the fact that 2022 was so hard for him on and off the pitch. He’s assisting us scoring objectives and is liking the Premier League. He is prepared to assist us.”
As for Fulham’s potential customers of receiving Europe in their very first season back in England’s leading flight, Silva included: “Of course I praise the kids, however my focus is on them to recuperate and prepare them much better for the next video game since we need to do much better with the ball.
” All my focus is making them much better.”