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


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.


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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