Tottenham could not do better than a draw this Sunday against Newcastle. A disappointing result in the race for first places.
But what surprised before the kick-off, in the composition of Spursis the absence of Toby Alderweireld and Serge Aurier. The two defenders were unable to play against the Magpies because they took too long to take their Covid-19 test when they returned from selection. José Mourinho was therefore unable to align his Belgian central defender.
Obviously, the Portuguese had come back to a press conference. “They didn’t do the tests in time to take part in the training session on Thursday, not even on Friday. They only did it yesterday (Saturday). The players who landed in London on Wednesday after the international matches and those who played in London, like in the case of the English, took the test and they were able to train on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. I don’t mean indiscipline. I don’t mean that. But c ‘is it”, said the Special One.
A video comes however to sow the disorder compared to the statements of the Soft. Indeed, in images shared by the club on social networks, we can see the presence of Toby Alderweireld with his partners in training …