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Thursday, 20 February 2020

'We were like a team going to fight without a bullet' - Mourinho defends his side performance against RB Leipzig

'We were like a team going to fight without a bullet' - Mourinho defends his side performance against RB Leipzig

Jose Mourinho has defended his side performance against RB Leipzig claiming his boys did everything they could during the game.

Mourinho's side was technically poor in the first half of the game which made the Bundesliga side threatened them so well especially in the first five minutes of the game.

Mourinho then later made two substitutes with gave his side some bit of revival. However, Leipzig still went ahead to win the game giving them a great advantage going into the second leg.

Speaking and answering questions from BT Sports after the game, Mourinho stressed his side gave their best during the game but they weren't just lucky to be at the defeating end.


'What do you mean by the real Spurs? Come on, let’s be loyal to the boys and tell them they did everything they could do.'

' Lamela you know how many training sessions with the team? Zero. Direct from injury to recovery with physios and then direct to 20 minutes in the Champions League.

'There are two perspectives – an amazing group and amazing guys but another side you see how we are at the moment.'

'It’s a situation like going to fight with a gun without bullets.'


'The first half was very good. We created three or four chances after two minutes.'

'After the goal, it wasn’t that easy to find spaces and create chances. It was a good game. We had good control, good ball possession.'

'It’s always important not to let in goals. We always try to attack the opponents very early and try to win the ball high up in their half.'

'Today, in the second half, we tried to create a bit more of a counter. It’s normal that we would have to defend a bit deeper later on, at only 1-0.'

'It’s a great stadium. The first ten minutes were very noisy, very loud. In the end, it was a pleasure to be part of this game and I’m glad we have the win.'

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