Premier league news Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news

MetiNews.Com - Tottenham produced a classic Mourinho performance to beat Man City 2-0 on Saturday evening using counter-attacking football and the Premier League record goalscorer was impressed.

Premier league news Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news

MetiNews.Com - Tottenham produced a classic Mourinho performance to beat Man City 2-0 on Saturday evening using counter-attacking football and the Premier League record goalscorer was impressed.

Premier league news  Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news
22 November 2020 - 10:15

Breaking News ! Jose Mourinho’s tactics were one of the main reasons behind Tottenham’s fantastic win over Manchester City on Saturday, according to Alan Shearer. Spurs produced a typical Mourinho performance to overcome City 2-0 with goals in either half from Son Heung-min and Giovani Lo Celso moving them top of the Premier League table. The home team had just 34% possession against Pep Guardiola’s side and managed just four shots, two of which were on target, yet their efficient counter-attacking style was perfectly suited to the task. Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Moussa Sissoko and Tanguy Ndombele dominated the midfield, while the defence dealt with crosses and Harry Kane and Son pressed tirelessly from the front. All the factors came together to create a Mourinho masterclass which impressed Premier League record goalscorer Shearer. “Spurs were tactically brilliant,” he said on BBC’s Match of the Day. “They were deadly on the counter-attack, defended superbly well and were very well organised. With those two world class forwards, they looked very, very impressive. “Yes they got men behind the ball and were narrow and compact, but they were very happy to let City to pass it, force them out wide and allow them to have crosses into the box that the two defenders could get rid of all afternoon. They did that all afternoon. Read More Related Articles 'It's bad, it's bad' - hammerblow Jose Mourinho update gives Joe Rodon huge Tottenham chance Read More Related Articles The moment between Mourinho and Hojbjerg that summed up exactly what is exciting Tottenham fans “It wasn’t just about defending, the movement of Kane, the defenders left space in behind and Son’s finish was excellent. Have a look at the men they committed forward on the counter, five or six of them got into the box to support Son and Kane at times. “Defensively the balls out wide weren’t a problem for Spurs all afternoon. City were passing it and had most of the possession but didn’t do anything with it. That was a constant, which is a credit to Tottenham.

. Man City had a plan A, they didn’t have anything else and Spurs coped with it admirably. Sign up for the Tottenham newsletter for all your latest Spurs updates In each football.london Tottenham bulletin, we'll bring you the latest breaking news, transfer features and comment pieces, as well as the key talking points for fans. You won't miss a thing - you'll get all the Spurs news you need right to your inbox. We'll also send special newsletters when big stories break or there's a special event happening. How do you sign up? It's easy and only takes seconds. Simply type your email address into the box at the top of this article - or any article in the Spurs section of football.london in fact - labelled 'Get the biggest daily stories by email' and click 'Subscribe'. And that's it, you're all set. If you decide later you no longer wish to receive the emails, hit the unsubscribe link in the newsletters - but we don't think you'll want to. For more details, click here. "Tottenham had one cross - City had 19 but they didn’t do anything with them and Spurs were quite content to let them get it out wide and put it in.” Victory sent Spurs top of the Premier League table, with 20 points from their opening nine games, and although Leicester City can overtake them with a win at Liverpool on Sunday evening, the position represents an impressive turnaround from Mourinho in north London. The Portuguese manager joined Spurs on 20 November 2019 and after a sixth place finish last season, he has turned them into title contenders inside a year at the helm.

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Premier league news Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news


Premier league news Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news


Premier league news Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news


Premier league news Alan Shearer praises Jose Mourinho for his Tottenham tactical plan vs Man City Last spor news

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