JOSE MOURINHO has slammed Premier League chiefs for not making the Manchester giants play their video games in hand.
The Tottenham boss is livid Metropolis and United haven’t been ordered to make up for his or her delayed begin to the marketing campaign.
Jose Mourinho has slammed Man Utd over not being pressured into taking part in video games in handCredit score: Getty
It means the pair, together with Aston Villa and Burnley, have performed 9 video games this season whereas Spurs and the remaining have performed ten.
Mourinho believes it damages the integrity of the competitors — and with final night time’s conflict between Villa and Newcastle referred to as off resulting from coronavirus, he fears the scenario might get even worse.
The Particular One, whose Spurs facet host Arsenal in entrance of two,000 followers tomorrow, shrugged off complaints that some golf equipment can have supporters whereas others can not.
He mentioned: “I feel it’s also very tough to just accept that 4 golf equipment have one match lower than the others and I don’t even know after they’re going to play these matches, which in each different nation could be unattainable.
“They should be performed at the very least earlier than the top of the primary spherical of video games, so earlier than matchday 19 they need to be taking part in these matches.
“It’s tough to just accept as a result of it may have an effect on the competitors. I used to be attempting for a solution this week and nobody can provide me it.”
Metropolis and United had been allowed to begin the season per week later than others resulting from being within the latter phases of final season’s Champions League and Europa League.
Each are within the Champions League this season, however Mourinho has no sympathy together with his Manchester counterparts.
The Spurs chief, whose workforce sit prime of the league regardless of having performed within the Europa League qualifying rounds, mentioned: “We performed 4 matches in a single week and no one was crying or supporting us about it.
“Now my colleagues, when do they play these matches?”
Tottenham, having booked their place within the final 32 of the Europa League with a 3-3 draw at LASK on Thursday, are degree on 21 factors with Liverpool.
Arsenal start the weekend method down in 14th on 13 factors after three league video games with no win.
Tottenham probably line-up vs Arsenal
- Doherty, Alderweireld, Dier, Reguilon
- Sissoko, Hojbjerg, Ndombele, Lo Celso
- Kane, Son.
Requested if it’s a good time to play the Gunners, Mourinho mentioned: “It’s all the time second to play Arsenal and all the time a nasty second.
“It is all the time second as a result of it motivates. I did it with Chelsea and Manchester United, I did it additionally with Tottenham.
“Due to the rivalry between the 2 golf equipment it turns into much more stunning to play.
“And it’s all the time a nasty second as a result of they’re workforce and in these matches the desk doesn’t say something, the earlier outcomes don’t say something too.”
Mourinho warned Tottenham to be cautious of his former Chelsea star Willian, regardless of his poor type since becoming a member of the Gunners in the summertime.
Requested if he tried to signal the Brazilian, Mourinho added: “We can not pay the wages he will get at Arsenal so I didn’t need to waste our time.”
Mourinho welcomes again Harry Kane, Sergio Reguillon and Toby Alderweireld from damage.