Premier League: Guardiola: “This is how Mourinho’s teams are, if you fail they will punish you on the counterattack”

Premier League After the defeat, City remains in the middle of the table 8 points behind Tottenham

The Catalan technician spoke to the English press after the defeat to Tottenham 2-0. City dominated the game, but Mourinho’s team punished them with great effectiveness against them. “We had more chances and we missed them. Mourinho’s teams are like that, you’re wrong and they punish you on the counterattack, “said Sampedor’s coach.

City suffered a lot in the broadcasts, especially when Kane and Ndombele came out against, and this was reflected by Guardiola in the analysis of the match. “It’s not easy that Harry Kane and Ndombele are out in the open, it’s very difficult to stop them there. Our game of possession was good, but football is the areas, and that’s where we were not good “said Pep.

In addition, Guardiola affirmed that the team’s game was not different from what it has been doing throughout the season: “The result could have been better, we played in a similar way to how we have done all season. We didn’t defend well for the first goal. Then they defended so deep, they defended with six and it wasn’t easy. “And he added: “We had our chances, but we couldn’t score and they made two goals on three shots.”

With the defeat, City remains in tenth position, 8 points behind Tottenham, which is the leader with one more game than Guardiola’s. The next match for the celestial will be on Wednesday against Olympiacos.