Tottenham Hotspur is just sparkling Eredivisie the start of the 2020/2021 season. They are temporarily able to top the leaderboard, what’s the secret?
Tottenham Hotspur has collected 21 points from 10 games so far. Harry Kanne et al seated at the top Premier League Standings, who is superior on Liverpool’s goal difference in second place.
Recently Tottenham Hotspur was able to downsize the current Chelsea doing well on Sunday (11/29/2020) evening WIB at Stamford Bridge. The two teams played equally well until the end result of the series scored 0-0.
Spurs played against Chelsea 0-0 and have not lost in their last nine games (Clive Rose / Getty Images)
Reporting from Sky SportsFormer Manchester United player Roy Keane said Tottenham Hotspur deserved to be the champion’s favorite. According to him, discipline is the key to making the Spurs go fast!
“The Spurs players did what Jose Mourinho wanted. They were so disciplined,” he said.
“That’s typical of Jose Mourinho, the team is compact and disciplined”, Roy Keane continued.
Facing a team with good ball possession, Jose Mourinho will order his team to have defensive discipline. Counting on the counterattack is the result of the opponent’s foul.
It was just what happened against Manchester City at the end of November. City managed to win 2-0.
“Mourinho demands tactical play. Spurs did,” said Keane.
Still, the Premier League still has a long way to go. The points at the top of the rankings are tight. Jose Mourinho himself did not want to talk much about the odds of winning and just focused on every match.
“The difference in points in the current standings doesn’t say much,” he said.
(aff / aff)