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“Spurs lack substitute options compared to Man Utd”: Mourinho

"Spurs lack substitute options compared to Man Utd": Mourinho
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In the wake of Tottenham’s 1-1 draw with Manchester United, Jose Mourinho complained that he had “no seat to react” to Friday’s Premier League return.

Prods played their first match since the outbreak of the coronavirus, facing off with individual top-four Manchester United in a match that saw the two teams share points behind Steven Bergwijn and Bruno Fernandes’ goals.

Because of the all-inclusive break, some main Tottenham players came back to health, with Harry Kane and Heung-min Son coming back to the setup early this season after wounds.

All things considered, on the day Mourinho was left without Dele Alli and Lucas Moura, with the previous suspended while the latter missed because of a physical issue endured during training.

Without the team, Mourinho went to any semblance of Gedson Fernandes and Giovani Lo Celso, utilizing as a part of the Premier League ‘s return just two of the five substitutes allowed to.

“Happy with things and disappointed with others,” Mourinho told Sky Sports after the draw. “What did I like? I loved the attitude of the team, the organization, the control, being strong. Giving United something they don’t care for.

“Unhappy with the fact that I had no seat to react to it in the way I was reading the game. We were exhausted forthright as they were progressively dominant and couldn’t proceed onward.

He added: “The players performed fantastically protectively they had two hazardous shots that saved Hugo Lloris and that’s it. Everything else was leveled out. We were acceptable with the ball for 70 minutes when we had the quality, and we recognized what we expected to do.

With his counterpart Ole Gunnar Solskjaer going to Paul Pogba, Odion Ighalo, Mason Greenwood, Nemanja Matic, and Eric Bailly with Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard among the unused replacements, Mourinho highlighted the abundance of decisions on Manchester United ‘s seat.

On Tuesday, Tottenham will be back in real life when they play have at West Ham, and on Wednesday, Manchester United will be home to Sheffield United.