JOSE MOURINHO known as the Premier League ‘unprofessional’, unfair — and in contrast it to Sunday League.
The Spurs boss remains to be fuming after Wednesday’s match with Fulham was postponed around THREE hours before kick-off because of Covid-19.
Jose Mourinho is fuming with the Premier League following their late cancellation of Tottenham’s conflict with FulhamCredit score: Getty
Jose Mourinho has branded the Premier League “unprofessional”Credit score: EPA
Prem chiefs knew about constructive checks at Fulham the day earlier than — and Mourinho blasted the late name.
He stated: “It felt unprofessional. Once I was teaching the Beneath-13s and U15s 30 years in the past, typically we go to the sport at 9.30am and the opponents weren’t there.
“Or typically you arrive on one of many uncommon Portuguese wet Sundays and the referee didn’t report. Nearly the identical occurred to us — nearly arriving on the stadium and never enjoying.
“We have been making ready ourselves for that match and we didn’t play — and that’s disruptive of what’s every week of labor.”
Mourinho reckons the choice ought to have been made a lot earlier.
He stated: “The day earlier than, the press was filled with the sport goes to be postponed.
“Even international gamers have been coming to me saying that in their very own international locations the information was very clear that the sport was going to be postponed.
“And myself, as their boss, and Mr Levy, as my boss, we couldn’t inform them something.”
Mourinho additionally believes the variety of matches being scrapped and the choice to permit each Manchester golf equipment to start out their seasons later than the remainder imply the Prem is not going to be a good contest.
United and Metropolis are a sport week behind on account of their involvement within the latter phases of final season’s delayed European competitions.
And the Tottenham chief stated: “To start out the season with two golf equipment having a match in hand is instantly a incorrect begin.
“The season began in August and solely within the final week of December we have been knowledgeable about when these two matches are going to be performed.
“Now it’s not about two matches, now it’s about many different matches.”