Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola EXCLUSIVE: Mourinho heaps reward on Harry Kane whereas Guardiola rues missed probabilities


Jose Mourinho instructed talkSPORT that Harry Kane ‘did every part’ in Tottenham’s 2-Zero win over Manchester Metropolis on Saturday.

Spurs’ talismanic striker put in an impressive show from begin to end whereas Heung-min Son and Giovani Lo Celso grabbed the objectives.

Mourinho bought the higher of outdated rival Guardiola
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Mourinho reacted to talkSPORT’s Sam Matterface: “Right this moment, we had a plan and the gamers know what they did to comply with that plan, how troublesome it was.

“The plan was not simple in any respect, particularly as a result of it was constructed on base of idea and tactical conferences and never on pitchwork as a result of we didn’t have circumstances for that.

“I’m proud of that, I’m proud of everyone enjoying for the workforce.

“You see for instance Harry Kane’s efficiency, he did every part, he did every part for the workforce.

“And I bought from Serge Aurier to Steven Bergwijn, each participant had the identical mentality and I used to say that essentially the most troublesome factor within the workforce to be steady is the angle.

“We’re getting there, the gamers are getting there.”

Son and Lo Celso have been the scorers
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The outcome left Tottenham prime of the league on Saturday night time, although Leicester will retake the place in the event that they beat Liverpool on Sunday.

“It feels good, but when Leicester wins tomorrow they usually’re prime of the league once more it’s not an issue for me in any respect,” Mourinho continued.

“I’m not centered on that, I’m centered on the method.

“On the method you examine your workforce – how your workforce was three months in the past, how your workforce was eight months in the past, how your workforce was one 12 months in the past and that’s the factor for me.

“That’s the method and I’m very proud of many issues, many issues. We have now so many additionally to enhance, however I’m completely happy.”

Kane was Man of the Match
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Guardiola’s post-match interview was in fact far much less upbeat.

Regardless of being on the entrance foot for giant components of the sport, Metropolis have been unable to search out the web.

“They scored the 2 probabilities that they had, we didn’t rating what number of probabilities we had,” Guardiola instructed talkSPORT’s Sam Matterface.

“We gave the primary objective, now we have to defend higher, now we have to attain extra objectives.

“The numbers don’t deceive us.

“We created sufficient probabilities to attain, however we didn’t rating.”