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Tottenham manager José Mourinho criticized his team at both ends of the field, referring to the “impossible” actions carried out by a Fulham star.
Tottenham took a lead in the first half through the ever-reliable Harry Kane after a sublime serve from Sergio Reguilon.
Son Heung-min blew a chance to put the game to bed when he hit the post after the break.
That near miss would prove fatal when Ivan Cavaleiro nodded and a tying goal minutes later.
Talking with him BBC After the match, Mourinho He regretted Fulham’s “avoidable” goal and criticized his team’s inability to end the game when it was on the rise.
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“In the first half, Alphonse Areola made some impossible saves, and another two also in the second.
“We have to kill a game and we didn’t, but we have to keep a clean sheet, not make mistakes, so it was a highly avoidable goal.
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“The markers are there, there was not even an advantage in terms of numbers.
“They were smart enough to understand the way they play, change, get more defensive and are getting results. I thought they were a bit lucky, but they were fine.
“We have bad results and we should, and could have, avoided these results.”
When asked by Amazon Prime if he expected a busy transfer window in January, Mourinho concluded: “No. I’m not expecting it. “
We are better than this – Hojbjerg
Tottenham midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg He also spoke to Amazon, stating: “Very disappointing. I think we have to do better in a couple of aspects of the game.
“It is difficult to speak at the moment due to emotions, but more courage and more concentration. Running the chances – I had a chance and had to score. Many details we have to remember.
“I’m happy that there is a game in three days again so we can show a reaction and show that we are better than this, but I don’t want to talk too much.
“We are still very hungry as a team and we will keep going.”