MARTIN SAMUEL AT THE RED BULL ARENA: Miracles don’t happen every season. That’s why they’re miracles. There was no comeback from Spurs here as they were knocked out in Germany.
Peter Crouch and Glenn Hoddle have expressed their criticisms of Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris after the Frenchman was at fault for both of RB Leipzig’s goals in the Champions League clash.
Ahead of Spurs’ second-leg against Red Bull Leipzig tonight, an omen Spurs fans won’t want to hear: Jose Mourinho has never won a Champions League knockout tie after losing the first-leg at home.
Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward is reportedly ‘relishing the chance’ to hold crunch talks with Spurs chief Daniel Levy over a potential signing of Harry Kane this summer.
Jose Mourinho has vowed to be the man who brings silverware back to Tottenham despite another injury setback which has forced him to rule out Steven Bergwijn for the rest of the season.
MARTIN KEOWN: Mauricio Pochettino was sacked after things went stale and Jose Mourinho was brought in to win trophies. But it feels as if Mourinho is setting his side up to be passive.
The pacey Dutchman only joined the north London outfit in January and has looked impressive in his Spurs career so far, but now joins Harry Kane and Son Heung-min on the sidelines at the club.
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has urged the team to ‘write new stories’ in the Champions League after their fightbacks in the competition last year as they look for another miracle against Leipzig.
Spurs boss Jose Mourinho is angry with Tanguy Ndombele, Eric Dier is angry with fans and Spurs players were angry with each other in a heated half-time inquest at Turf Moor on Saturday.
JOE BERNSTEIN AT TURF MOOR: Spurs rallied from being 1-0 down at half-time to take a point but Mourinho made it clear he wasn’t happy with Ndombele, who has struggled since arriving.