It was a nasty afternoon for Tottenham Hotspur, and never simply due to the 1-0 loss at Southampton.
Spurs’ current struggles continued as supervisor Jose Mourinho was proven a yellow card and star striker Harry Kane needed to come off injured at St. Mary’s Stadium.
With about quarter-hour remaining, Mourinho was apparently upset with a disallowed equalizer from Kane and acquired within the face of the Southampton bench:
In Mourinho’s postgame interview, he stated he deserved the yellow card after which delivered his newest zinger via the media:
Was the fool a Southampton coach? The fourth official? Who is aware of.
Mourinho’s habits exemplified Spurs’ frustration on a day the place they had been convincingly outplayed by Southampton. To make issues worse, Kane appeared to tweak his hamstring whereas stretching for the would-be equalizer and couldn’t proceed.
Danny Ings scored the sport’s solely aim with an skilled contact to beat Toby Alderweireld and a slick end along with his left foot:
The vacation fixture congestion hasn’t been sort to Spurs, who’ve now didn’t win three of their final 4 Premier League matches. Mourinho has spoken out in regards to the recklessness of such scheduling, and he’s been joined by different big-name managers, so he’s proper about that.
He acquired Wednesday’s match incorrect. An excessive amount of of that occurring with Tottenham currently.
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