Tottenham Hotspur supervisor Jose Mourinho stated the disappointing performances of his fringe gamers in Thursday’s 1-0 Europa League loss to Royal Antwerp would make it “very simple” to select his crew going ahead.
Mourinho made 9 modifications to the lineup from Monday’s 1-0 Premier League win at Burnley however Spurs fell behind inside half-hour after an error from defender Ben Davies allowed Antwerp ahead Lior Refaelov to attain from shut vary.
Dele Alli, Steven Bergwijn, Giovani lo Celso and Carlos Vinicius have been all changed at halftime however Spurs have been unable to get again on stage phrases. It was their first defeat since dropping 1-0 to Everton on the Premier League’s opening weekend in September.
“I want to have made 11 modifications at halftime,” Mourinho advised reporters. “I didn’t make 5 as I used to be afraid of a protracted 45 minutes.
“I all the time prefer to assume the gamers deserve a chance. We now have an enormous squad with a lot of good gamers,” he added.
“It’s my duty to offer them alternatives but it surely’s additionally their alternative to catch the prospect with each palms and ask for extra.
“Tonight exhibits my future decisions are going to be very simple.”