Don’t Compare My Team with Liverpool


Tottenham Hotspur performed brilliantly at the start of the Premier League season. But, the manager Jose Mourinho do not want to be compared with defending champion Liverpool.

Tottenham Hotspur until the eighth week Premier League able to penetrate the top board. Meanwhile, Harry Kane et al are entrenched in second place Premier League Standings with 17 points. One point different from Leicester City at the top of the standings.

The Spurs players are also more mature and solid. Harry Kane and Son Heung-min for example, Kane has made seven goals and eight assists and Son has made eight goals and two assists.

Son Heung-min and Harry Kane are getting closer together in front (Getty Images / Pool)

No doubt, Tottenham Hotspur is called the champion’s favorite. But for the manager Jose Mourinho, he is reluctant to be equated with defending champion Liverpool, of course he is still the champion’s favorite.

“Liverpool were great in the Premier League last season, it took five years to build and millions of pounds that we couldn’t afford to spend,” Mourinho said as quoted by the press. Mirror.

“Don’t compare my team with Liverpool,” he continued.

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 27: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur reacts during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 27, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas - Pool/Getty Images)Jose Mourinho doesn’t want Spurs to be compared to last season’s mighty reigning champions Liverpool (Getty Images / Pool)

Jose Mourinho want to focus on each match. He also did not feel like a favorite champion.

“Don’t ask us to do it in one or two years to become champions like Liverpool. It will take five to six years. Years, the count is annual,” said Mourinho, who has won the Premier League three times with Chelsea.

Tottenham Hotspur just competed again on Sunday (22/11) in the morning WIB. His opponent was last season’s runner-up, a difficult opponent, namely Manchester City.

(aff / then)


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