KAREN HILLS has admitted she was “the top line was a tragic second” after she ruthlessly axed halfway by way of November.
The shock sacking of head teaching duo, Hills and Juan Amoros, got here simply two months after the membership renewed their contracts till 2022.
Juan Amoros and Karen Hills have been sacked by Spurs in NovemberCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty
The North London outfit had failed to select up a win earlier than the pair have been axed, leaving them second from backside within the desk on the time.
Hills advised the BBC: “The top line was a tragic second,
“We have been in a greater place as a staff and a training staff than we have been final yr, so the expectation was, ‘What can we do subsequent?’
“We have been a big-name membership however we have been constructing for one thing unimaginable and it wasn’t going to occur in a single day.
“We organically grew it. It was a course of that we have been working by way of. Our work confirmed that all through the years.”
The evening earlier than Hills and Amoros’ departure, they misplaced to rivals Arsenal on penalties within the League Cup after drawing 2-2 in regular time.
World Cup-winning striker Alex Morgan missed the decisive spot-kick.
Hills added: “Alex Morgan almost scored the winner for us in that recreation.
“That second is one that can convey closure to my Spurs profession and I am very happy with what now we have achieved.
“I can solely see [the women’s game] excelling. I need to be part of that. There are alternatives to discover so I am retaining them open.”
Phil Neville’s former No2, Rehanne Skinner, has since taken charge of the club.
She toasted Spurs’ first win of the season on her debut and a 3-1 victory over Aston Villa within the following recreation.
Tottenham have recently allowed the women’s side to train at the men’s Hotspur Way base on a full-time foundation for the primary time ever.