Jose Mourinho hits out at ‘fortunate’ Liverpool over Andrew Robertson VAR resolution towards Tottenham

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Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho has insisted that Liverpool defender Andrew Robertson ought to have been despatched off throughout their 1-Zero defeat on Saturday.

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The Reds moved 16 factors clear on the high of the Premier League desk due to a solitary aim from Roberto Firmino within the first half.

Defeat for Spurs, in the meantime, leaves them eighth within the standings, 9 factors adrift of Chelsea in fourth.

Nevertheless, regardless of praising Liverpool for his or her efficiency, Mourinho has questioned why VAR did not intervene and ship off Robertson for a excessive problem on Japhet Tanganga within the second half.

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The Portuguese head coach was left baffled by the know-how not stepping in and referenced Son Heung-min’s pink card towards Chelsea in December.

“[Liverpool] are so, so good and so, so strong in every area. On top of that, they are lucky,” Mourinho instructed Sky Sports activities after the match.

“They might completely concede a aim, they may completely end the sport with 10 as a result of the VAR at the moment was having a tea and did not watch Robertson for a pink card.

“Evaluate that with Son, when Son obtained the pink card [vs Chelsea]. I feel improbable expertise for the boys and I mentioned inside, with what we had presently, they gave completely every part.

“Sadness, yes, but I told them don’t hide at home, go out, go to a restaurant, have a meal.”

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