Jose Mourinho is not satisfied with the results and performance of his students after Tottenham lost 0-1 to Everton on September 13.
Tottenham Hotspur hosted Everton at home in their Premier League debut. Coach Jose Mourinho is expected to take advantage of his 3 points. However, the home team was not creative and lost 0-1 after the goal of Dominic Calvert-Lewin in the 55th minute.
According to Opta, this is the first time Mourinho has been defeated in the opening match of the new season in his career. Before that, he spent 19 seasons as head coach, winning 11 matches and letting his opponent draw 8 times.
The first match of Tottenham and Everton
This is also the first time to lose in the opening match after 5 years of Tottenham. Coach Mourinho was not satisfied with the performance of his students. He said that the Tottenham players are not in good physical condition after the break, lazy to press, and let their opponents create too many opportunities.
Tottenham launched 9 shots against Everton’s 15 and could not be converted into a goal, despite having many top attacking stars such as Harry Kane, Son Heung-min, Lucas Moura or Dele Alli.
While Tottenham attacked the deadlock, Everton played confidently and creatively with the participation of James Rodriguez’s signing from Real Madrid. Coach Carlo Ancelotti does not need much time for the recruits to integrate with the team. He let the trio of James, Allan, and Abdoulaye Doucoure come out from the beginning and brought positive results.
Mourinho criticizes the Tottenham players for being lazy
Tottenham Hotspur’s Jose Mourinho is dissatisfied with the way the players pressing against Everton in the Premier League round 1 match on the evening of September 13.
Mourinho and his students have just received a 0-1 defeat against Everton
The only goal of Dominic Calvert-Lewin to score in the second half helped Everton win 3 points against Tottenham. This is the match that Mourinho teachers and students are said to show not bad in the first half. But after the break, the London representative showed sluggishness.
Coach Mourinho also admitted that the players did not perform well in the second half. The 57-year-old continued to emphasize that many players did not have the best preparation for the match, leading to a performance of football. lack of vitality and poor quality.
Tottenham’s next match in the Premier League is against Southampton on September 20. Three days earlier, they will meet Lokomotiv Plovdiv in the Europa League.