By Chris Wheeler for the Daily Mail
Published: 19:40 BST, 4 October 2020 | Updated: 22:20 BST, 4 October 2020
Luke Shaw admitted he was embarrassed by Manchester United’s thrashing at the hands of Tottenham, and suggested that some of his team-mates may have given up during the debacle.
United had Anthony Martial sent off in the first half and Shaw could easily have followed for a challenge on Lucas Moura that was punished by a yellow card.
Shaw said: ‘Manchester United shouldn’t lose in this manner. It really hurts. It’s embarrassing and we’ve let a lot of people down. We’ve let ourselves down and the staff down.
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‘When we went down to 10 men maybe we gave up, there wasn’t that character on the pitch. We were too quiet and naive. There were many mistakes and we need to do more.
‘It was a lack of concentration and then a mistake, another mistake, another mistake. We switched off.